The VMware View Agent Configuration ADMX template file (vdm_agent.admx) contains policy settings related to the HTML5 Multimedia Redirection feature.

These settings are in the Group Policy Management Editor in the Computer Configuration > Administrative Templates > VMware View Agent Configuration > VMware HTML5 Multimedia Redirection folder.

Table 1. VMware HTML5 Multimedia Redirection Policy Settings

Setting

Description

Enable VMware HTML5 Multimedia Redirection

Enables the VMware HTML5 Multimedia Redirection feature. This setting takes effect at the next logon.

Enable URL list for VMware HTML5 Multimedia Redirection

Specifies which websites use the HTML5 Multimedia Redirection feature.

Enter the list of URLs for the websites that can redirect HTML5 multimedia content in the Value name column. Include the http:// or https:// prefix in the URLs. You can use match patterns in the URLs.

For example, to redirect all videos on YouTube, specify https://www.youtube.com/*. To redirect all videos on Vimeo, specify https://www.vimeo.com/*.

Leave the Value column blank.

Disable Automatically Detect Intranet

When the policy is enabled, the intranet settings "Include all local (intranet) sites not listed in other zones" and "Include all sites that bypass the proxy server" are disabled during the next logon.

When this policy is disabled, no changes are made to the IE Local intranet zone.

Important:

You must enable this setting if you enable the Edge browser for HTML5 Multimedia Redirection.

Enable Chrome Browser for VMware HTML5 Multimedia Redirection

This policy is used only when the VMware HTML5 Multimedia Redirection feature is enabled. If this policy is not configured, the default value is the same as the value of the Enable VMware HTML5 Multimedia Redirection setting.

Enable Edge Browser for VMware HTML5 Multimedia Redirection

This policy is used only when the VMware HTML5 Multimedia Redirection feature is enabled. If this policy is not configured, the default value is the same as the value of the Enable VMware HTML5 Multimedia Redirection setting.