To configure View Persona Management for a single desktop pool, you must add the Persona Management ADM Template file to the Local Computer Policy on the virtual machine that you use to create the pool. To configure View Persona Management on a single system, you must add the Persona Management ADM Template file to that system.

Verify that View Agent is installed with the View Persona Management setup option on the system. See Install View Agent with the View Persona Management Option.

Verify that you can log in as an administrator on the system.

1

On the local system, click Start > Run.

2

Type gpedit.msc and click OK.

3

In the Local Computer Policy window, navigate to Computer Configuration and right-click Administrative Templates.

Note

Do not select Administrative Templates under User Configuration.

4

Click Add/Remove Templates and click Add.

5

Browse to the directory that contains the ADM Template file, ViewPM.adm.

Installation Type

Directory

View Agent with the View Persona Management setup option

install_directory\VMware\VMware View\Agent\bin

The ViewPM.adm file is also installed with the other View ADM Template files in the install_directory\VMware\VMware View\Server\extras\GroupPolicyFiles directory on the View Connection Server host.

Standalone View Persona Management

install_directory\VMware\VMware View Persona Management

6

Select the ViewPM.adm file and click Add.

7

Close the Add/Remove Templates window.

The View Persona Management group policy settings are added to the Local Computer Policy configuration on the local system. You must use gpedit.msc to display this configuration.

Configure the View Persona Management group policy settings on the local system. See Configure View Persona Management Policies.