Horizon Client for Chrome OS includes additional features to aid in navigation on Chrome OS devices. Users can use external devices with remote desktops and applications and save documents in remote applications.
Feature Support Matrix Some features are supported on one type of Horizon Client but not on another.
Gestures VMware has created user interaction aids to help you navigate conventional Windows user interface elements on a non-Windows device.
Using the Unity Touch Sidebar with a Remote Desktop You can quickly navigate to a remote desktop application or file from a Unity Touch sidebar. From this sidebar, you can open files and applications, switch between running applications, and minimize, maximize, restore, or close windows and applications in a remote desktop.
Using the Unity Touch Sidebar with a Remote Application You can quickly navigate to a remote application from a Unity Touch sidebar. From this sidebar, you can launch applications, switch between running applications, and minimize, maximize, restore, or close remote applications. You can also switch to a remote desktop.
Using the Onscreen Keyboard You can use an onscreen keyboard in a remote desktop or application. To display the onscreen keyboard, tap the Keyboard icon in the Unity Touch sidebar. To hide the onscreen keyboard, tap the Keyboard icon again.
Screen Resolutions and Using External Displays You can use Horizon Client with external displays and you can change screen resolutions.
Using the Real-Time Audio-Video Feature With the Real-Time Audio-Video feature, you can use the client device's built-in cameras and microphones in a remote desktop. Real-Time Audio-Video is compatible with standard conferencing applications such as Skype, WebEx, and Google Hangouts.
Saving Documents in a Published Application With certain published applications, such as Microsoft Word or WordPad, you can create and save documents. Where these documents are saved depends on your company's network environment. For example, your documents might be saved to a home share mounted on your local computer.
Internationalization Both the user interface and the documentation are available in English, Japanese, French, German, Simplified Chinese, Traditional Chinese, Korean, and Spanish. You can also input characters for these languages.