The device on which you use Horizon Client for Chrome must meet certain software requirements.

Device models
Chromebook, Chromebox, or a device running ChromeOS Flex
Operating systems
One of the following:
  • ChromeOS 75 or later, running on a Chromebook
  • ChromeOS 108 or later, running on a Chromebox
  • ChromeOS Flex 103 or later
CPU architecture
ARM64, ARM, or x86
VMware Horizon deployments

Horizon Client for Chrome requires the latest maintenance release of one of the following deployment types:

  • VMware Horizon 8 version 2006 or later
  • VMware Horizon 7 version 7.13 or later
  • VMware Horizon Cloud Service - next-gen
  • Horizon Cloud in Microsoft Azure
Note: If client systems connect from outside the corporate firewall in a Horizon 8 or Horizon 7 deployment, use a Unified Access Gateway appliance so that client systems do not require a VPN connection. If your company has an internal wireless network to provide routable access to remote desktops that devices can use, you do not need to set up Unified Access Gateway or a VPN connection.
Horizon Agent
Latest maintenance release of one of the following:
  • Horizon Agent 2006 or later
  • Horizon Agent 7.13 or later
Smart card authentication
See Smart Card Authentication Requirements.
Third-party firewalls
Firewalls must allow inbound traffic on certain TCP ports. See Firewall Rules for Client Web Browser Access.
Display protocol
VMware Blast
System Requirements for Geolocation Redirection
Horizon Agent and Horizon Client, and the virtual desktop or RDS host and client machine on which you install the agent and client software, must meet certain requirements to support the Geolocation Redirection feature. See System Requirements for Geolocation Redirection.