VMware Horizon Client Installation

Windows Installation:


32 bit – Windows client

64 bit – Windows client

Instructions (PDF) - Install the Windows VMware-Horizon-View-Client

Mac Installation:

Download: Mac client

Instructions (PDF) - Install Mac VMware Horizon Client

iOS (iPhone, iPad, iPod touch):

Instructions (PDF) - Install and Log in to VMware Horizon Client for iOS

Android/Google Chromebook:

Instructions (PDF) - Install and Log in to VMware Horizon View-Client for Android

Connecting to the CUNY Virtual Desktop

NOTE: VMHorizon Client would need to be installed onto your computer in order to access the applications on the VDI.

  1. Start the VMware Horizon Client
  2. For Connection Server, you can enter one of the following addresses:
  3. Enter your CUNYfirst Credentials to access the Virtual Desktop
  4. Once logged in, select the application that you would like to use


If you're unable to log into the Virtual Desktop, please send a email to support@qc.cuny.edu  with the error message that you are receiving and (if possible) a screenshot of the error.


Mac Instructions - VMHorizon_Mac.pdf

Windows Instructions - VMHorizon_Windows.pdf