VMware Horizon View – Create Manual RDS Farm for existing RDS-server

Welcome to my VMware Horizon View series, how I setup “View” in my LAB. In this session I will describe how to create a manual RDS Farm with an existing RDS-server.

Log into Horizon View Administrator, from the menu on the left, click Resource – Farms

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Click Add… from the top menu

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Choose «Manual Farm», Next

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Give the Farm a descriptive ID and Description, configure the Farm settings as needed, Next.

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Select the RDS Host we prepared previously for this session, Next.

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Click Finish to complete this wizard and create the new Farm.

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The new RDS Farm is created and available in Horizon View Administrator

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Once the RDS-Farm is created, I proceed with setting up an RDS Desktop Pool, posted here: VMware Horizon View – Create RDS Desktop Pool for existing RDS-server

 

VMware Horizon View – Add existing RDS server

VMware Horizon View planning, deployment etc.

 

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.