The View Agent component assists with session management, single sign-on, and device redirection. You must install View Agent on all virtual machines, physical systems, and terminal servers that will be managed by View Manager.

View Agent Operating System Support lists the operating systems supported for View Agent.

View Agent Operating System Support

Guest Operating System

Version

Edition

Service Pack

Windows 7

64-bit and 32-bit

Enterprise and Professional

None and SP1

Windows Vista

32-bit

Business and Enterprise

SP1 and SP2

Windows XP

32-bit

Professional

SP3

Windows 2008 R2 Terminal Server

64-bit

Standard

None and SP1

Windows 2008 Terminal Server

64-bit

Standard

SP2

Windows 2003 R2 Terminal Server

32-bit

Standard

SP2

Windows 2003 Terminal Server

32-bit

Standard

SP2

To use the View Persona Management feature, you must install View Agent on Windows 7, Windows Vista, or Windows XP virtual machines. View Persona Management does not operate on physical computers or Microsoft Terminal Servers.

Important

If you use Windows 7 in a virtual machine, the host must be ESX/ESXi 4.0 Update 3 or later, ESX/ESXi 4.1 Update 1 or later, or ESXi 5.0 or later.