Use the AppCapture utility to package applications to copy to a file share.


Ensure that you do not have the App Volumes agent installed on the virtual machine where you plan to install AppCapture. If you have the App Volumes agent installed on the machine, take a snapshot of the machine, clone it, and uninstall the App Volumes agent.


  1. Log in as administrator to the machine where you want to install AppCapture.
  2. Download the AppCapture installer, VMware-appvolumes-appcapture-<buildnumber>.exe from the VMware downloads page.
  3. Double-click the installer and follow the on-screen instructions to install AppCapture.
  4. (Optional) Verify that AppCapture.exe is installed in C:\Program Files\VMware\AppCapture (64-bit machines) or C:\Program Files\VMware\AppCapture (32-bit machines).

What to do next

The UEM Application profiler is also installed with the AppCapture utility. You can personalize AppStacks using the UEM Application profiler.