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Revisiting The Horizon View Start-Recompose Script #VDM30in30

Last September, I posted a script that I had written to address a few issues in the Horizon View environment that I managed at the time. 233 more words

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Horizon 6.0 Upgrade Notes – Sessions Disconnecting after 20 hours

After upgrading the environment from View 5.2 to Horizon View 6.0 a few users started to notice that their View desktop would log off overnight. This was new to them, as prior to the upgrade their PCoIP connection to their desktop would remain active. 410 more words

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Horizon 6.0 Upgrade Notes – View Events Database Unresponsive

Upon upgrading a View 5.2 environment to Horizon 6.0, the previously functional events database in View Administrator became unusable after the upgrade. The first place that was examined was the SQL database server where the View Events database resides. 639 more words

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Horizon 6.0 Upgrade Notes – Composer Error 1920

Lesson: Backup machine certificates before upgrading View Composer

When upgrading a View environment, the first place to start is View Composer. In a recent upgrade to Horizon 6 the upgrade of Composer failed with Error 1920, shown below: 151 more words

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Manually Add Desktop to Automated Pool

Situations may arise that require an administrator to add existing desktops to an existing View desktop pool. For example, two environments merge and a group of persistent desktops need to be combined into a new environment. 276 more words

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View Desktop is Agent Unreachable Status

An issue that has recently been reported is problematic desktops that randomly seem to go into an Agent Unreachable state, as shown below.

The first step toward resolution is to follow all of the steps in VMWare KB 2083535. 64 more words

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UK VMUG Event Review

Yesterday I had the pleasure of attending the fourth UK-VMUG annual conference at the National Motorcycle Museum in Solihull. For those that didn’t make it, I’ve put together an event review for your viewing pleasure. 2,624 more words