You can add the Persona Management ADMX Template file to your Active Directory server or to a single system.



  1. Download the View GPO Bundle .zip file from the VMware download site at

    Under Desktop & End-User Computing, select the VMware Horizon 7 download, which includes the GPO Bundle.

    The file is named, where x.x.x is the version and yyyyyyy is the build number. All ADM and ADMX files that provide group policy settings for View are available in this file.

  2. Unzip the file and copy the View Persona Management ADMX files to your Active Directory server or to the individual Persona host (single system).
    1. Copy the ViewPM.admx file to the C:\Windows\PolicyDefinitions\ directory.
    2. Copy the language resource files ViewPM.adml to the appropriate subfolder in C:\Windows\PolicyDefinitions\ on your Active Directory server or the individual Persona host.

      For example, copy the ViewPM.adml file to the C:\Windows\PolicyDefinitions\en-US\ directory for the EN locale.

  3. On your Active Directory host, open the Group Policy Management Editor or, on an individual Persona host, open the Local Group Policy Editor with the gpedit.msc utility.

    The View Persona Management group policy settings are installed in Computer Configuration > Policies > Administrative Templates > Persona Management.

What to do next

(Optional) Configure the View Persona Management group policy settings. See Configure View Persona Management Policies.