VMware Horizon View Upgrades provides instructions for upgrading from VMware® View™ 4.6.x, 5.0.x, or 5.1.x to Horizon View™ 5.2. You can also use this guide when you upgrade to Horizon View maintenance and patch releases.

If you are also upgrading your version of VMware vSphere, this guide tells you which steps of that upgrade to do at various stages of the Horizon View upgrade.

For Horizon View patch releases, see Applying Horizon View Patches.

This guide is intended for anyone who needs to upgrade to Horizon View 5.2. The information in this guide is written for experienced Microsoft Windows or Linux system administrators who are familiar with virtual machine technology and datacenter operations.