Installing & Configuring VMWare Horizons Client

Installing & Configuring VMWare Horizons Application


  • Launch a web browser (FireFox is preferred)
  • Click the link to “Install VMWare Horizon Client”
    • NOTE: If you are using a USJ owned Windows device, open Software Center to install this application
    • NOTE: If you are using a USJ owned iMac or MacBookPro, launch USJ Self Service to install this application


  • You will be redirected to the VMWare Download Center
  • Click the “Go to Downloads” link that matches your current Operating System:


  • Once downloaded, run the installer.  This process is different for Windows & macOS, see the appropriate section below for detailed instructions.



Installing Horizon Client on Windows 10 –

NOTE: Be sure to fully update the Operating System and reboot your system before proceeding.A reboot will also be required post install.   

  1. After downloading the Horizon installer, open the download folder (Windows default is the Downloads folder) & locate the installer
  2. Launch the executable by double clicking it. 
    1. Administrator rights will be needed for this install.  If you are not an admin on your device you will need the administrator’s password.
  3. Click YES in the confirmation window