You can download files from a remote desktop or published application to the client system.

A Horizon administrator can turn off this feature. For more information, see Transferring Files Between the Client and a Remote Desktop or Published Application.


  1. Connect to the remote desktop or published application.
  2. To open the sidebar, click the sidebar tab.
  3. Click the file transfer icon The file transfer icon appears on the sidebar. at the top of the sidebar.
    The Transfer Files window appears.
  4. Click Download in the Transfer Files window.
  5. Select one or more files to download.
  6. To begin the file transfer, press Ctrl+c.
    The files appear on the Download tab in the Transfer Files window.
  7. To download the files to the client system, click the download icon (the down arrow).
    The files appear in the Downloads folder on the client system.