To enable users to connect to a Horizon 7 version 7.4 server with Horizon Client for Chrome, you must register the VMware Horizon Client for Chrome extension. This procedure is not required to connect to Horizon 6 version 6.2.6 or Horizon 7 version 7.5 and later servers.

Prerequisites

Install VMware Horizon Client for Chrome on the client device. See Install or Upgrade Horizon Client for Chrome.

Procedure

  1. On the Connection Server host, navigate to the install_directory\VMware\VMware View\Server\sslgateway\conf\settings.properties file.
  2. In a text editor, open the settings.properties file and add the following line.

    chromeExtension.1=ppkfnjlimknmjoaemnpidmdlfchhehel

  3. Save the settings.properties file.
  4. To make your changes take effect, restart the VMware Horizon View Security Gateway Component service.

What to do next

Verify that you can use Horizon Client for Chrome to connect to a remote desktop or published application. See Connect to a Remote Desktop or Published Application.