To add the View Desktops plug-in to the vSphere Web Client, you must configure the vCenter Lookup Service and register the plug-in. To perform these tasks, you run the regtool.cmd utility installed with View Connection Server.

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The View Desktops plug-in supports a single pod of replicated View Connection Server instances. You cannot use the View Desktops plug-in to search for desktops that are managed by different pods of replicated View Connection Server instances.

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Before you add the View Desktops plug-in to the vSphere Web Client, you must verify that your vSphere and View environments are prepared for the registration. You also must identify user accounts with the administrator privileges required to register the plug-in.

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You must configure View to recognize the vCenter Lookup Service. You perform this configuration task once for all View Connection Server instances in a replicated group.

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You must register the View Desktops plug-in with the vCenter Single-Sign On Service and vCenter Lookup Service.