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Floating Desktop and Apps that need personalizing

RichardPWolf asked
Last Modified: 2012-05-12
We are in the inital stages of deploying VDI's and so far have created all necessary VM's etc.

What our current question is and I haven't found a good solution is this;
    Currently we're working with floating linked clones.
     View 4.6.
      Both logins from existing workstations and thin clients.
     Windows 7
We have a few applications (banking) that require customized settings (terminal settings) that we would like to have specific to the cloned VM. Also we do allow our end-users to customize there desktops to a point.

I know that I can use roaming profiles to take care of the user experience but I'm wondering if there is a way to allow the customazation of the application. I was thinking of ThinApps but haven't found any specifics to our needs. We thought also of using a script that when a user logs in that the file (.ini) could be written to handle this. Yes the application we're talking about uses a ini file in the windows folder. I also now that I could use persistant disks but am looking for a low administrative solution primarily because where these VM's will be used we have a high percentage of employee turnover.

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