If you are connected to a remote desktop, you can switch to another remote desktop. You can also connect to a published application while you are connected to a remote desktop.

Procedure

Select a remote desktop or published application from the same server or from a different server.
Option Action
Choose a different remote desktop or published application on the same server Perform one of the following actions:
  • If you are logged in to a remote desktop select Options > Switch to Other Desktop from the Horizon Client menu bar, and select another remote desktop or a published application.
  • If you are logged in to a published application, right-click the VMware Horizon Client icon in the system tray, select VMware Horizon Client to display the desktop and application selector window, and double-click the icon for the other remote desktop or published application.
  • From the desktop and application selector window, double-click the icon for the other remote desktop or published application. That remote desktop or published application opens in a new window. You now have multiple windows open, and you can switch between them.
Choose a different remote desktop or published application on a different server Perform one of the following actions:
  • To keep the current remote desktop or published application open and also connect to a remote desktop or published application on another server, start a new instance of Horizon Client and connect to the other remote desktop or published application.
  • To close the current remote desktop and connect to a remote desktop on another server, go to the desktop and application selector window, click the Disconnect icon in the upper-left corner of the window, and log off of the server. You are disconnected from the current server and any open remote desktop sessions, and you can now connect to a different server.