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view v5 individual desktop

Posted on 2012-04-07
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my view server no individual desktop
using view v5 and got a problem view is associated with vcenter and when I go to pool I cannot do an individual desktop just automated pool/manual pool/ms ts pool

any ideas
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Question by:IanTh
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what options were you expecting?

see Walthrough here for 4.5, similar

http://paulslager.com/?p=572
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I was following a v4 view trainsignal dvd not v5 and in v4 you get an individual desktop is that not an option in v5
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See the VMware View 4.5 Walkthrough...

VMware View 4.5
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I am creating a template at the moment but why has the individual desktop gone in view 5 do you need a pool now ?
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Its not there in v4.5, v4.6 or v5.0.

are you referring to v4.0?
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a pool can be a pool of 1!
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yes my view dvd is v4

so what is they way to do a individual desktop in v5 have you got to use a template ?

why did vmware remove that ?
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Andrew Hancock (VMware vExpert / EE MVE) earned 500 total points
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Use a pool, and create a master Virtual Machine.

You would be better following the v4.5 Walkthrough here

http://paulslager.com/?p=572
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as usual
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