You can hide the VMware Horizon Client window after you open a remote desktop or application.

About this task

You can also set a preference that always hides the VMware Horizon Client window after a remote desktop or application opens.

Procedure

  • To hide the VMware Horizon Client window after you open a remote desktop or application, click the Close button in the corner of the VMware Horizon Client window.

    The VMware Horizon Client icon remains in the Dock.

  • To set a preference that always hides the VMware Horizon Client window after a remote desktop or application opens, perform these steps before you connect to a server.
    1. Select VMware Horizon Client > Preferences from the menu bar and click General in the Preferences dialog box.
    2. Select Hide client window after desktop/application launched.
    3. Close the Preferences dialog box.

      Your changes take effect when the dialog box is closed.

  • To show the VMware Horizon Client window after it has been hidden, select Window > Open Selection Window from the menu bar, or right-click the VMware Horizon Client icon in the Dock and select Show All Windows.