Horizon 7 creates log files that record the installation and operation of its components.
|Horizon Component||File Path and Other Information|
|All components (installation logs)||
To access Horizon 7 log files that are stored in <Drive Letter>:\ProgramData\VMware\VDM\logs, you must open the logs from a program with elevated administrator privileges. Right-click the program file and select Run as administrator.
If a User Data Disk (UDD) is configured, <Drive Letter> might correspond to the UDD.
The logs for PCoIP are named pcoip_agent*.log and pcoip_server*.log.
The Horizon Event Database configured on an SQL Server or Oracle database server.
Windows Application Event logs. Disabled by default.
%system_drive%\Windows\Temp\vmware-viewcomposer-ga-new.log on the linked-clone desktop.
The View Composer log contains information about the execution of QuickPrep and Sysprep scripts. The log records the start time and end time of script execution, and any output or error messages.
|Connection Server or Security Server||
The log directory is configurable in the log configuration settings of the Common Configuration ADMX template file (vdm_common.admx) .
PCoIP Secure Gateway logs are written to files named SecurityGateway_*.log in the PCoIP Secure Gateway subdirectory.
Blast Secure Gateway logs are written to files named absg*.log in the Blast Secure Gateway subdirectory.
Horizon Event Database configured on an SQL Server or Oracle database server.
Windows System Event logs.