You can configure View Planner for Local Mode test for XenApp and XenDesktop VDI Deployment.


Citrix XenApp and XenDesktop VDI Deployment must be ready.


  1. Deploy View Planner harness using steps provided in Deploying the View Planner harness.
    View Planner harness web UI must be accessible.
  2. Configure Infra server in View Planner Harness Using Steps in Configuring the View Planner harness.
  3. Prepare the golden VM using steps provided in Setting up the View Planner desktop virtual machines.

    Install the XenApp and XenDesktop Virtual Desktop Agent instead of VMware Horizon View Agent.

  4. Create a machine catalog using XenApp and XenDesktop Delivery Controller.

    While creating the machine catalog,

    • Select Single-Session OS.

  5. Create a local mode run profile using steps provided in Creating a Run Profile.
    1. Set the Run Mode to local.
    2. Set Desktop Prefix to the desktop virtual machine prefix.
  6. Start the run using steps provided in Starting a View Planner Run.