Windows Getting Started Guide

Wed, Jun 22, 2016 by April Prestegord

Getting Started Installing Virtual Desktop on a Windows PC

The following installation guide will walk you through the process for installing the software needed to access your virtual desktop from any machine running the Windows Operating System.

Step One: Click Here to Download the vWorkspace Client

Step Two: Open the downloads folder and locate the vasclient32 icon 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Step Three: Right click and run as Admin

Right Click to Run As Admin

 

 

 

 

 

 

Step Four: Launch the .exe file downloaded and follow the prompts to install.

Virtual desktop installation wizard snapshot for installing cloud desktop

 

Step Five: When the installer launches, click “Next” to continue.

Snap for License Agreement when installing Virtual Desktop on Windows PC

 

Step Six: Choose to Accept the Terms for usage of the vWorkspace software and click “Next.”

Customer Information screen competition snapshot for installing virtual desktop on Windows machine

 

Step Seven: The Wizard will now ask for User Name, Organization, and which users to install for. Please leave everything here as is and simply click “Next.”

Snapshot for choosing destination folder when installing Virtual Desktop on Windows PC

 

Step Eight: Select the destination to install the software onto your local PC and typically accepting the default location will suffice.

Setting up Credentials Pass-Through when installing Virtual Desktop on Windows PC

 

Step Nine: On the next window, leave the box to “Enable Credentials Pass-through” un-checked and click “Next.

Choosing Shortcut options when installing Virtual Desktop on Windows PC

 

Step Ten: Un-check the option to create an AppPortal Shortcut on your Desktop.
NOTE: If you wish to have a sign-in shortcut on your desktop, simply navigate to the Sign-In page and find the “Create Desktop Shortcut” option in your browser’s menu.

 

Installing Workspace Connection for Virtual Desktop on Windows PC

Step Eleven: Click Install to begin installation of the software.

Installation of Virtual Desktop on Windows PC complete

Step Twelve: Success! Click Finish to complete the installation process and you are now ready to access your customized cloud.