Horizon Remote Desktop Features and GPOs describes how to configure remote desktop features installed with Horizon Agent on virtual desktops or on an RDS host. You can also configure policies controlling the behavior of desktop and application pools, machines, and users.

Note: Horizon Agent can be used either with the VMware Horizon 8 platform or the Horizon Cloud on Microsoft Azure platform. Each platform has its own version of Horizon Agent. Depending on which platform is used, Horizon Agent features may be different.

Intended Audience

This information is for anyone who wants to configure remote desktop features or policies on virtual desktops or RDS hosts. The information is written for Windows system administrators who are familiar with virtual machine technology and data center operations.