Allowing End Users to See the Size of Writable Volumes – VMware App Volumes.

How does an end user know how large their Writable Volume is? well, it’s possible. You can just create a new registry key during the App Volumes Agent configuration on the user’s desktop or the parent VM. Allowing End Users to See the Size of Writable Volumes: You can view space remaining in writable volumes from the […]

Windows 10 Start menu broken after Windows 10 LTSB 2016 March Cumulative Update in Horizon 7.X ( floating view) with App Volumes 2.12.X environment.

I have recently come across an issue with Windows 10 vdi Desktop, A non-persistent pool running Windows 10 LTSB 2016 build (Build 1607). After the Windows 10, LTSB 2016 March Cumulative Update the Windows 10 Start menu was broken when attaching the App Volume Writable volumes. App Volumes 2.12.X  with UIA+Profile writable volumes template Windows 10 LTSB […]

Changing the default session timeout value for the VMware App Volumes Manager v2.12.x

Most of my customers were asked, is it possible to extend the session Timeout in the App Volumes Manager v2.12.X environment?. The answer is “YES” we can achieve this just to follow the below simple steps.  RDP into your App Volumes Manager Locate the Nginx.conf file “C:\Program Files (x86) \CloudVolumes\Manager\nginx\Conf\” Modify the ssl_session_timeout value to […]

New features summary for the VMware App Volumes release 2.12 – vSphereWorld.

The new releases of VMware App Volumes 2.12.1 (11 APR 2017) roll out exciting new features – improved upgrade process, Writable Volumes exclusions, and important security fixes. Read on for a quick introduction to these features and links to resources offering more information. User Guide :  Download What’s New : The latest release of App […]

Install and Configure App Volumes v2.12? – Part 1

In my previous blogs we discussed about the new features, enhancements and improvements in v2.12. This blog will guide you through the install and Configure the App Volumes Manager v2.12. Upgrading to App Volumes 2.12 is very straight forward although it’s not really an upgrade process. To UPGRADE you just need to remove the AV Manager and reinstall […]

VMware App Volumes 2.11- What is new?

The most awaited moment is finally arrived; VMware today announced the general availability of App Volumes 2.11. This new release enables Horizon 7 customers to take advantage of Instant Clones in conjunction with App Volumes. While the release of App Volumes 2.11 is designed to support Instant Clone technology in conjunction with VMware Horizon 7, […]