Apple OS X (Mac)

Download Mac Client

Client compatible with OS X 10.10 (Yosemite), 10.11 (El Capitan), and 10.12 (Sierra)

  1. Download the Horizon Client for Mac from the link above

  2. Open the downloaded disk image file

    open the downloaded disk image

  3. In the following window, drag the VMware Horizon Client icon to the Applications folder on the right

    drag the app to the applications folder

  4. Open a Finder window, navigate to the Applications Folder, and double click the VMware Horizon Client

    open the client

  5. On first launch a couple windows may interrupt launching the client.

    • If warned about the application being downloaded from the Internet, just click Open

      skip the warning

    • If prompted to Start remote USB and Printing services, click Continue

      continue

  6. With the client open, double click the plus in the box labeled New Server

    add new server

  7. Enter "myvlab.vdi.uwo.ca" into the text box and click connect

    enter server name

  8. Enter your Western user ID and password into their respective text boxes and click Login

    enter credentials

  9. Double click the box labeled "MyVLab"

    launch the session