The device on which you install Horizon Client, and the peripherals it uses, must meet certain system requirements.

Operating systems

  • Windows 10 1709 SAC (Fall Creators Update)

  • Windows 10 1703 SAC (Creators Update)

  • Windows 10 1607 CB/CBB/LTSB (Anniversary Update)

Windows Hello authentication

See Windows Hello Authentication Requirements.

Connection Server, security server, and View Agent or Horizon Agent

Latest maintenance release of Horizon 6 version 6.x and later releases.

VMware recommends that you use a security server or Unified Access Gateway appliance so that client devices do not require a VPN connection.

Display protocol for remote desktops and applications

  • VMware Blast (requires Horizon Agent 7.0 or later)

  • PCoIP