With the Session Collaboration feature, users can invite other users to join an existing Windows remote desktop session. To support the Session Collaboration feature, your Horizon deployment must meet certain requirements.

Session collaborators

To join a collaborative session, a user must have Horizon Client 4.7 or later for Windows, Mac, or Linux installed on the client system, or must use HTML Access 4.7 or later.

Windows remote desktops

  • Horizon Agent 7.4 or later must be installed in the virtual desktop, or on the RDS host for published desktops.

  • The Session Collaboration feature must be enabled at the desktop pool or farm level. For information about enabling the Session Collaboration feature for desktop pools, see the Setting Up Virtual Desktops in Horizon 7 document. For information about enabling the Session Collaboration feature for a farm, see the Setting Up Published Desktops and Applications in Horizon 7 document.

You can use Horizon Agent group policy settings to configure the Session Collaboration feature. For information, see the Configuring Remote Desktop Features in Horizon 7 document.

The Session Collaboration feature does not support Linux remote desktop sessions or published application sessions.

Connection Server

The Session Collaboration feature requires that the Connection Server instance uses an Enterprise license.

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