Create GPOs to contain group policies for Horizon 7 components and location-based printing and link them to the OU for your Horizon 7 machines.

Prerequisites

  • Create an OU for your Horizon 7 machines.

  • Verify that you can log in as an Administrator domain user on the machine that hosts your Active Directory server.

  • Verify that the MMC and the Group Policy Management snap-in are available on your Active Directory server.

Procedure

  1. On the Active Directory server, open the Group Policy Management Console.
  2. Expand your domain, right-click the OU that contains your Horizon 7 machines, and select Create a GPO in this domain, and Link it here.
  3. Type a name for the GPO and click OK.

    The new GPO appears under the OU in the left pane.

  4. (Optional) : Apply the GPO to specific Horizon 7 machines in the OU.
    1. Select the GPO in the left pane.
    2. Select Security Filtering > Add.
    3. Type the computer names of the Horizon 7 machines and click OK.

      The Horizon 7 machines appear in the Security Filtering pane. The settings in the GPO apply only to these machines.

What to do next

Add the Horizon ADMX templates to the GPO.