Release date: March 21th 2021
Welcome to my Dell Wyse Management Studio section. In this sub-section I will describe how upgraded the VMware Horizon application in my Wyse unit. Upgrading the application packages differs somewhat from upgrading BIOS and ThinOS which I have described in the previous sessions. The first thing I have to do is to download the correct application package from Dell.
From the Apps & Data tab, click “ThinOS 9.x” from the menu on the left and “Add Package file”
I browse and select the VMware Horizon package file I downloaded before starting this session and accept the EULA
I will be using my “Managed Wyse Devices” group to upgrade the application in the devices in this group. I select “Edit Polices” and select the “ThinOS 9.x”-link
From the menu on the left, select Firmware – Application Package Updates. The package I imported is available and selected. Save & Publish.
Next, from the left menu, select the “Thin Client” App Policy – Add Policy
Provide a Policy Name, assig a group and select the OS Type and Application – Save and click Yes to confirm.
Click Yes to schedule a job to apply the new App Policy
This concludes the application upgrade of my Wyse Unit.
Other miscellaneous Tips & Tricks
Official Dell documentation:
- Dell Wyse Management Suite Version 4 Administrator’s Guide
- Dell Wyse Management Suite Version 3.x and 4.x Deployment Guide
Disclaimer: Every tips/tricks/posting I have published here, is tried and tested in different it-solutions. It is not guaranteed to work everywhere, but is meant as a tip for other users out there. Remember, Google is your friend and don’t be afraid to steal with pride! Feel free to comment below as needed.