When you create a manual desktop pool and add Linux machines to the pool, you can manage the manual desktop pools by configuring the settings. You must add only Linux guest operating systems to the manual desktop pool. If the pool contains both Windows and Linux guest operating systems, the pool if treated as a Windows pool, and you will be unable to connect to the Linux desktops.
Support for Managing Operations
- Disable or Enable desktop pool
- Clone automated desktop pool
- Delete desktop pool
You can either remove virtual machines from View Manager or delete virtual machines from the disk
Support for Remote Settings
|Remote Machine Power Policy||
|Automatically logoff after disconnect||
|Allow users to reset their machines||
|Allow user to initiate separate sessions from different client devices||
|"Delete machine after logoff" for Automated Desktop Pool with Full Clone and Floating||
Support for View Administrator Operations
- Disconnect Session
- Logoff Session
- Send Message
For dedicated desktop pool, you can add or remove user assignment for each virtual machine. For large number of operations, you must use View PowerCLI Cmdlets.
|Default display protocol||VMware Blast|
|Allow user to choose protocol||No|
For more information, see View Administration guide.