You can add the HTML Access (Blast) Group Policy Settings to the local computer policy environment

1

Download the View GPO Bundle .zip file from the VMware Horizon download site.

The file is named VMware-Horizon-View-Extras-Bundle-x.x.x-yyyyyyy.zip, where x.x.x is the version and yyyyyyy is the build number. All ADM and ADMX files that provide group policy settings for View are available in this file.

2

Copy the file to your Active Directory server and unzip the file.

The HTML Access GPOs are included in the Blast-enUS.adm ADM Template file.

3

On the Active Directory server, edit the GPO.

Option

Description

Windows 2008 or 2012

a

Select Start > Administrative Tools > Group Policy Management.

b

Expand your domain, right-click the GPO that you created for the group policy settings, and select Edit.

Windows 2003

a

Select Start > All Programs > Administrative Tools > Active Directory Users and Computers.

b

Right-click the OU that contains your View desktops and select Properties.

c

On the Group Policy tab, click Open to open the Group Policy Management plug-in.

d

In the right pane, right-click the GPO that you created for the group policy settings and select Edit.

The Group Policy Object Editor window appears.

4

In the Group Policy Object Editor, right-click Administrative Templates under Computer Configuration and then select Add/Remove Templates.

5

Click Add, browse to the Blast-enUS.adm file, and click Open.

6

Click Close to apply the policy settings in the ADM Template file to the GPO.

The VMware Blast folder appears in the left pane under Administrative Templates > Classic Administrative Templates.

7

Configure the HTML Access group policy settings.

8

Make sure your policy settings are applied to the remote desktops.

a

Run the gpupdate.exe command on the desktops.

b

Restart the desktops.