You can select remote desktops and applications as favorites. Favorites are identified by a star. The star helps you quickly find your favorite desktops and applications. Your favorite selections are saved, even after you log off from the server.

Prerequisites

Obtain the credentials you need to connect to the server, such as a user name and password or RSA SecurID and passcode.

Procedure

  1. Connect to the server.

    Option

    Description

    Horizon Client 3.0

    On the Recent Connections screen, tap the Cloud icon in the upper-left corner and tap the server name.

    Horizon Client 3.1 and later

    Tap Servers (cloud icon) at the bottom of the screen and tap the server icon.

  2. If prompted, supply your RSA user name and passcode, your Active Directory user name and password, or both.
  3. Perform these steps to select or deselect a desktop or application as a favorite.

    Option

    Action

    Select a favorite

    Horizon Client 3.0: Touch and hold the desktop or application name until the context menu appears and tap Mark as Favorite. A star appears in the upper right corner of the desktop or application name.

    Horizon Client 3.1 and later: Touch and hold the desktop or application name until the context menu appears and tap Mark as Favorite. A star appears in the upper right corner of the name and the name appears on the Favorites page.

    Deselect a favorite

    Horizon Client 3.0: Touch and hold the desktop or application name until the context menu appears and tap Unmark Favorite. A star no longer appears in the upper right corner of the name.

    Horizon Client 3.1 and later: Touch and hold the desktop or application name until the context menu appears and tap Unmark Favorite. A star no longer appears in the upper right corner of the name and the name disappears from the Favorites page.

  4. (Optional) : In Horizon Client 3.1 and later, tap Favorites (star icon) at the bottom of the screen to display only favorite desktops or applications.

    You can tap All (cloud icon) at the bottom of the screen to display all the available desktops and applications.