The Horizon 7 ADMX template files provide group policy settings that allow you to control and optimize Horizon 7 components.

Table 1. Horizon ADMX Template Files

Template Name

Template File

Description

VMware View Agent Configuration

vdm_agent.admx

Contains policy settings related to the authentication and environmental components of Horizon Agent.

VMware Horizon Client Configuration

vdm_client.admx

Contains policy settings related to Horizon Client for Windows.

Clients that connect from outside the Connection Server host domain are not affected by policies applied to Horizon Client.

See the VMware Horizon Client for Windows Installation and Setup Guide document.

VMware Horizon URL Redirection

urlRedirection.admx

Contains policy settings related to the URL Content Redirection Feature. If you add this template to a GPO for a remote desktop pool or application pool, certain URL links clicked inside the remote desktops or app can be redirected to a Windows-based client and opened in a client-side browser.

If you add this template to a client-side GPO, when a user clicks certain URL links in a Windows-based client system, the URL can be opened in a remote desktop or application.

See Configuring URL Content Redirection and see the VMware Horizon Client for Windows Installation and Setup Guide document.

VMware View Server Configuration

vdm_server.admx

Contains policy settings related to Connection Server.

See the View Administration document.

VMware View Common Configuration

vdm_common.admx

Contains policy settings that are common to all Horizon components.

See the View Administration document.

PCoIP Session Variables

pcoip.admx

Contains policy settings related to the PCoIP display protocol.

PCoIP Client Session Variables

pcoip.client.admx

Contains policy settings related to the PCoIP display protocol that affect Horizon Client for Windows.

See the VMware Horizon Client for Windows Installation and Setup Guide document.

Persona Management

ViewPM.admx

Contains policy settings related to Horizon Persona Management.

See the Setting Up Virtual Desktops in Horizon 7 document.

Remote Desktop Services

vmware_rdsh_server.admx

Contains policy settings related to Remote Desktop Services.

See Using Remote Desktop Services Group Policies.

View RTAV Configuration

vdm_agent_rtav.admx

Contains policy settings related to webcams that are used with the Real-Time Audio-Video feature.

See Real-Time Audio-Video Group Policy Settings.

Scanner Redirection

vdm_agent_scanner.admx

Contains policy settings related to scanning devices that are redirected for use in published desktops and applications.

See Scanner Redirection Group Policy Settings.

Serial COM

vdm_agent_serialport.admx

Contains policy settings related to serial (COM) ports that are redirected for use in virtual desktops.

See Serial Port Redirection Group Policy Settings.

VMware Horizon Printer Redirection

vdm_agent_printing.admx

Contains policy settings related to filtering redirected printers.

See Filtering Printers for Virtual Printing.