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VMware View 5.1: VM HW 8? Dual Monitors?

If you are using VMware View and dual displays, DO NOT upgrade your Virtual Machine hardware to Version 8!  There are major graphics issues with this version.  The biggest issues are seen when moving windows between displays.  And the performance was AWFUL. Already upgraded to HW 8 like I did?  VMware’s KB article provides a […]

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View 5.1: SSL Certificates

VMware took security to a whole new level in VMware View 5.1 Certificates are here and they are configured in a completely different way than previous versions of View. Have fun! All connection, security, transfer, composer, and vCenter servers must have SSL certs signed by a Certificate Authority (CA) or you will receive warnings about […]

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VMware View 5.1: VMXNET3 bug

Having strange issues with your Win 7 linked clones or manual desktops?  I was!  Apparently there is a small bug in the VMXNET3 setup with Windows 7 and Windows 2008. According to VMware, “This issue occurs due to the way the VMXNET 3 adapter is added. The Windows 7 guest operating system identifies the adapter […]

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VMware View 5.1: View Agent

I’ve had some issues with the transition to VMware View 5.1 in regards to performance and display problems.  Through KB Articles and the VMware support engineer, I’ve learned some valuable information about the VMware View Agent. Install the View Agent LAST after you setup your vm, install applications, do windows updates, and get the VM […]

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