You can use View Administrator, View PowerCLI cmdlets, vdmadmin, vdmutil, and lmvutil to perform administrative operations on View objects. Not all administrative operations are available in all interfaces.

Table 1. View Administrator, PowerCLI, and View Command-Line Interface Operations

Object

Operation

View Administrator

View PowerCLI

vdmadmin

vdmutil or lmvutil

Application pool

Add

X

Delete

X

Update

X

Entitle user

X

Remove entitlement

X

Cloud Pod Architecture

View Cloud Pod Architecture configuration

X

X

View pod federation health

X

List global entitlements

X

X

List pools in a global entitlement (desktop or application)

X

X

List users or groups in a global entitlement

X

X

List the effective home site for a user

X

X

List dedicated desktop pool assignments

X

X

List pods or sites in a Cloud Pod Architecture topology

X

X

View desktop and application sessions in the pod federation

X

X

Desktop pool

Add

X

X

Assign dedicated

X

Assign ThinApp

X

Disable

X

X

Enable

X

X

Entitle user

X

X

Get information

X

X

Get unentitled policies

X

X

Get unentitled users

X

X

Remove

X

X

Remove assignment

X

Remove entitlement

X

X

Restrict entitlement

X

Set policy

X

X

Update

X

X

Assign network label

X

Get network label configuration

X

Domain filter

Get information

X

Remove filter

X

Set filter

X

Events

Get list

X

X

X

Get report

X

X

Farm

Add

X

Disable

X

Enable

X

Get information

X

Delete

X

Update

X

Folder

Add

X

Get information

X

Move

X

Remove

X

Global entitlement (desktop or application)

Add

X

X

Update

X

X

Remove

X

X

Add pool

X

X

Remove pool

X

X

Add user or group

X

X

Remove user or group

X

X

Home site

Assign home site to a user or group

X

X

Remove

X

X

Modify home site assignment

X

X

Create home site override

X

X

Modify home site override

X

X

Remove home site override

X

X

List effective home site for a user

X

X

Instant Clone desktop

Push image

X

Recover

X

Instant Clone domain admin

Add

X

Get information

X

Remove

X

Update

X

Kiosk mode

Add client account

X

Disable authentication

X

Enable authentication

X

Get information

X

Get defaults

X

Remove client account

X

Set defaults

X

Linked-clone desktop

Rebalance

X

X

Recompose

X

X

Recreate

X

Refresh

X

X

Restore

X

Set storage overcommit

X

X

Get network label configuration

X

Linked-clone farm

Recompose

X

Set storage overcommit

X

Permission

Add

X

Get information

X

Remove

X

Persistent user data disk

Attach

X

Delete

X

Detach

X

Get information

X

X

Replace

X

Physical computer with Horizon Agent installed

Get information

X

X

X

Pod

Initialize

X

X

Uninitialize

X

X

Join

X

X

Unjoin

X

X

Update

X

X

Remote session

Disconnect

X

X

Get information

X

X

Log out

X

X

Role

Add

X

Modify

X

Remove

X

RDS host

Get information

X

X

SAML authenticator

Add

X

Get information

X

Remove

X

Update

X

Site

Add

X

X

Update

X

X

Remove

X

X

Assign pods to site

X

X

Remove pods from site

X

X

User

Configure policy

X

Create administrator

X

Get information

X

X

X

Remove administrator

X

Update FSP

X

vCenter Server instance

Add

X

X

Get information

X

X

Remove

X

X

Update

X

X

Horizon Agent

Create DCT bundle

X

Get copy of log file

X

Get list of log files

X

Get logging level

X

Get status

X

Get version

X

Override IP address

X

Set logging level

X

View Composer domain

Get information

X

View Connection Server instance

Back up configuration

X

Get information

X

X

Remove from group

X

Restore configuration

X

Update

X

X

View Connection Server group

Set GUID of group

X

Set name of group

X

View global setting

Get information

X

X

Update

X

X

View service health monitor

Get information

X

X

X

Virtual machine with Horizon Agent installed

Get information

X

X

X

Remove ownership

X

X

Reset

X

X

Update ownership

X

X

VMware Horizon license

Get information

X

X

Set license

X

X