To Download/Install VMware Horizon Client for Chromebooks, please click here: VMware Horizon Client for Chromebooks

 

  1. Locate & run the VMware Horizon Client app on your Chromebook
    Horizon Client app on Chromebook
  2. First time set up will require you to allow the following settings before continuing:
    1. Confirm USB Permission -> Select OK
      Confirm USB Permission
    2. Allow Horizon to make phone calls
      Allow Horizon to make phone calls
    3. Allow Horizon to access files on your device
      Allow Horizon to access files on your device

      NOTE: Denying these settings will cause the application to fail on start up

  3. For Server Name or Address, you can enter one of the following addresses:
    1. vdi.cuny.edu
    2. virtualdesktop.cuny.edu

      Enter Server Name or Address
  4. Click on the Icon that represents the CUNY Virtual Desktop, either vdi.cuny.edu or virutaldesktop.cuny.edu
                Click on the Icon that represents the CUNY Virtual Desktop
  5. Enter your CUNYfirst Credentials to access the Virtual Desktop
    Enter your CUNYfirst Credentials to access the Virtual Desktop