VMware Horizon – Upgrade Horizon Connection Servers to v. 7.12

Release date: March 18th 2020

Welcome to my VMware Horizon series. In this session I will describe how I upgraded my VMware Horizon Connection Server to v. 7.12

Before I start upgrading my Connection server, I verify that I have a valid backup. I also disable the provisioning and desktop pools

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Next in Horizon Administrator, I disable the connection server I want to upgrade.

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Next, I login on the server and start the Installation Wizard

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I launch the Horizon 7 Connection server installation wizard, Next…

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I accept the license terms, Next…

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I won’t be joining CEIP, Next…

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I confirm the installation path, Install…

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Once the installer finishes, click Finish…

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I can now re-enable the connection server

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Finally, I re-enable the desktop pools and the provisioning

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This concludes my session about upgrading the Connection server to v. 7.12. I can now proceed with upgrading the GPO-bundles, posted here: VMware Horizon – Upgrade Horizon View GPO Bundle to v. 7.12

 

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