You use the ThinApp Setup Capture wizard to capture and package your applications.

Download the ThinApp software from http://www.vmware.com/products/thinapp and install it on a clean computer. View supports ThinApp version 4.6 and later.

Familiarize yourself with the ThinApp software requirements and application packaging instructions in the ThinApp User's Guide.

1

Start the ThinApp Setup Capture wizard and follow the prompts in the wizard.

2

When the ThinApp Setup Capture wizard prompts you for a project location, select Build MSI package.

3

If you plan to stream the application to View desktops, set the MSIStreaming property to 1 in the package.ini file.

 MSIStreaming=1

The ThinApp Setup Capture wizard encapsulates the application, all of the necessary components to run the application, and the application itself into an MSI package.

Create a Windows network share to store the MSI packages.