Employee: VDI VMware Horizon Client Install

  1. Using an internet browser, go to https://view.sfasu.edu
  2. You will be asked if you want to install client (purple left arrow) or use HTML Access (light blue right arrow).

***It is recommended to install the VMware Horizon Client

Note: If using the HTML Access, skip to step 5

  1. Choose the Install VMware Horizon Client link.
    1. Select your operating system (Windows and Mac are the most common).
    2. Click the Go to Downloads link.

  1. Select the Agree & Install button.

  1. Click the Finish button.

  1. Click the Restart Now button.

  1. After restart, there will be a "VMware Horizon Client" icon on your desktop. Double click the icon, then click Add Server.

  1. In the "Enter the name of the Connection Server" box, type https://view.sfasu.edu

  1. Login with your mySFA credentials.

  1. Choose the Admin VDI Desktop (all employees faculty/staff should select Admin).


Once logged in, you are presented with a desktop that includes all software that is available from SFASU standard deployment. Any additional software will need to be evaluated by ITS before being added and can be requested through a Team Dynamix ticket.

Need assistance with the above instructions? Contact the Help Desk at 936.468.4357 or by visiting help.sfasu.edu.



Article ID: 86796
Fri 9/13/19 10:02 AM
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