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.

Note:

You can use a group policy setting to configure whether the window is always hidden after a remote desktop or application opens. For more information, see General Settings for Client GPOs.

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.
  • To set a preference that always hides the VMware Horizon Client window after a remote desktop or application opens, before you connect to a server, click the Options button in the menu bar and select Hide the selector after launching an item.
  • To show the VMware Horizon Client window after it has been hidden, right-click the VMware Horizon Client icon in the system tray and select Show VMware Horizon Client, or, if you are logged in to a remote desktop, click the Options button in the menu bar and select Switch to Other Desktop.