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vWorkspace 8.0 Connector for Mac OS X 7.6.1 Release Notes
vWorkspace 8.0 Connector for Mac OS X Release Notes
Created: August 15,2013
vWorkspace 8.0 Architecture Reference Guide
This document addresses the architecture design, configuration and implementation considerations for the key components of the architecture required ...
Created: August 26,2013
vWorkspace 7.6 Connector for iOS 2.0 Release Notes
Revised: August 01,2013
vWorkspace 7.6 Connector for iOS 2.0 User Guide
vWorkspace 7.6 Connector for iOS 2.0 System Requirements
vWorkspace 7.6 Connector for iOS 2.0 What's New
vWorkspace 8.0 Connector for Android 2.0 System Requirements
vWorkspace 8.0 Connector for Android 2.0.1 Release Notes
We highly recommend that you read the release notes for the most up to date information on new features, bug fixes, known issues, etc.
vWorkspace 8.0 Connector for Mac OS X 7.5.2 Administration Guide
vWorkspace 8.0 Connector for Mac OS X 7.5.2 Release Notes
vWorkspace 8.0 Connector for Mac OS X 7.5.2 System Requirements
vWorkspace 8.0 Connector for Mac OS X 7.5.2 What's New
vWorkspace 8.0 Thinshell 2.5 Administration Guide
This document provides the information required to install and use vWorkspace 8.0 Thinshell 2.5.
vWorkspace 8.0 Thinshell 2.5 Release Notes
vWorkspace 8.0 Virtual Desktop Extensions for Linux 7.6 System Requirements
vWorkspace ThinShell 2.5.1 Administration Guide
This document provides the information required to install and use vWorkspace ThinShell.
vWorkspace 8.0 Thinshell 2.5.1 System Requirements
vWorkspace 8.0 Thinshell 2.5.1 Release Notes
vWorkspace 8.0 Thinshell 2.5.1 What's New
Revised: August 18,2013
Revised: August 27,2013
vWorkspace 7.5 Hotfix Optional (Hotfix_268929) for solution SOL110637
vWorkspace 7.5 Hotfix Optional (Hotfix_268929) for solution SOL110637 in ZIP format. Please refer to the SupportLink knowledgebase article SOL110637 f...
Created: August 02,2013
vWorkspace Connector for Mac OS X 7.6.1 Complete Install
vWorkspace Connector for Mac OS X Complete Install in DMG format.
vWorkspace 7.5 x64
Not all employees have the same desktop and application requirements, so no single desktop virtualization technology will work for all users. vWorkspa...
Revised: August 02,2013
vWorkspace 8.0 (x64)
Quest vWorkspace manages, provisions, and brokers connections, transforming the desktop infrastructure into an on-demand service with optimized user e...
Revised: August 26,2013
Knowledge Base Articles
110671 - "the external computer has ended the session because of an error in the license protocol"
When a user tries to connect to a shared desktop (RDS Session Host) they got an error. "the external computer has ended the session because of an erro...
111932 - Error: "Unable to verify time stamp on .avhd."
Receiving an error message when trying to add new VMs from the template on HyperV server. The error message is: "Unable to verify time stamp on <te...
Created: August 29,2013
110612 - Error: "IEAK branding has stopped working"
After upgrading PNTools to vWorkspace 8.0, when logging on to virtual desktops an "IEAK branding has stopped working" error message pops up.
Created: August 01,2013
110681 - Error remote control "The system cannot find the text message for message number 0x%1"
When attempting to take remote control of a user session from the vWorkspace management the following error is recieved: "The following err...
111906 - mpmXXXX.tmp files in Metaprofiles storage folders
Files, that looks like mpmXXXX.tmp, can be accumulated in Metaprofiles storage folders. Is it safe to delete them?
66837 - Published application''s icon is missing
Application is published successfully through vWorkspace Management console and its icon is retrieved properly. However, when user accesses list of ...
99212 - Connecting over Web-IT with Secure-IT using iPad web browser fails with "Please specify a valid H
Connecting over Web-IT with Secure-IT using iPad web browser fails with "Please specify a valid Hostname/IP Address"
Revised: August 14,2013
93864 - Only One VDI in a Group Initializes When Launching a Published Application Assingned to Cloud VDI
Published desktop across a cloud of VDI machines fails to initiate the remaining VDI machines assigned to the cloud hosting the application.
Revised: August 16,2013
93869 - ThinShell 2.5 event CLR20R3 - ERROR: Thinshell 2.5 has stopped working
When loading ThinShell 2.5, Thinshell starts to load and then throws up a microsoft related error.ERROR: Thinshell 2.5 has stopped working. Problem ...
99196 - Error during updating templates from Hyper-V server: "object reference not set to an instance of
When updating Hyper-V templates, error is generated: "The following error occured while retrieving the virtual machines or templates from [servername]...
Revised: August 15,2013
84153 - How to launch Internet Explorer 8 in full-screen mode when published as a vWorkspace application
How to launch Internet Explorer 8 in full-screen mode when published as a vWorkspace application
93236 - Key Management Service (KMS) in vWorkspace
What level of support for KMS does vWorkspace provide and what possible issues can user run into.
Revised: August 20,2013
84248 - How to create a PIT file manually
How to create a PIT file manually.
100166 - AppPortal application extensions are not working
When published application extensions through the AppPortal are not working
100409 - Services were not install on Terminal server after
After successfully installing vWorkspace terminal server role on a Windows 2008 R2 terminal server, some services were not installed.
100510 - vWorkspace Powershell Logonstate reference query
Occasionally a VDI will show up as ‘Not Ready’ in the logon State column, to fix this, one option customers use it to manually power cycle the VDI. Yo...
100592 - Can Metaprofiles save/restore registry HKLM and random files on disk?
Is it possible to configure Metaprofiles to process HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE registry values and folders outside of the user''s profile?
102469 - Assign application by device name or IP is not working
When application is assigned by device name or IP and user is connecting through the web-it, application is not shown in the list
101015 - Hyper-V VMs only can get up to 16bit color depth
When opening Hyper-V VMs in console mode and getting to display properties, it only shows 16-bit color depth maximum.
101128 - Port ThinShell software to Linux platform
Is it possible to port ThinShell software to the Linux platform?
101147 - VDI Desktop does not load correctly
When logging into a VDI, instead of getting a full desktop, you see a blank screen and eventually only My Documents are shown.
101426 - Error creating reporting database.
The following error occurred while enabling reporting: [Microsoft][ODBC SQLServer Driver][SQL Server]The object''vWorkspace.vWorkspace.DmPrograms''doe...
101795 - Only mouse cursor visible on second monitor
When using Dual Monitors, the second screen only shows a mouse pointer. If a window is dragged to the second montior, it disappears. Minimising and ...
101138 - Unable to install PNtools into a Parallels container : Error 1935
PNTools cannot be installed on new Windows 2008 R2 servers (Parallels). When installation is attempted from vWorskpace Console or by connecting t...
101282 - Reconnecting to a disconnected session stuck on Welcome screen.
When trying to reconnect to a disconnected session, the VDI session is hanging on welcome screen. This is only every second time trying to reconnect t...
110979 - "Connection Failed (12175)" when changing password from Web Access site.
When attempting to reset the password via the vWorkspace web access the following error message is generated. "Connection Failed (12175)"
Revised: August 21,2013
101311 - Can you create a default printer with metaprofiles?
User would like a default printer set when logging into their desktop session, currently default printer is not being mapped when metaprofiles is enab...
105373 - VIDEO - How to Enable Diagnostics in vWorkspace 8.0
How to use the new diagnostic tool in vWorkspace 8.0.
101607 - What are the differences in the VAS clients for Windows?
Here is a description on each VAS client for the vWorkspace product.
101769 - Error "The specified file is not found"
Error "The specified file is not found" when launching more than one application using either the Vworkspace Connector for iPad or Android. The a...
102007 - Backing up vWorkspace SQL database
Are there any special precautions or necessary steps to backup vWorkspace database?
102540 - Can users be restricted from launching mutiple instances of an application?
Can users be restricted from launching mutiple instances of an application? User logs on from multiple locations or from the same location and launche...
96835 - Minimizing vWorkspace on Macintosh
Command-M is grayed out on 10.8 Mac. Command-H should hide it but there''s no way to restore. Using Safari and Cmd-M minimized published app, but it s...
97060 - Metaprofiles-IT files always grow even after removing some values in configuration
When Metaprofiles was originally configured with syncing a lots of data, then reconfigured, Metaprofiles GBL and GBP files will not reduce their size.
96761 - The Mac Command key becomes locked (enabled)
When using the Mac vWorkspace Connector 7.5.1 to connect to your servers, randomly, the command key becomes locked (enabled) which is interpreted as t...
97942 - vWorkspace console error: "You are not authorized to run the vWorkspace Console"
When a user tries to run vWorkspace Management console, it produces popup error stating "You are not authorized to run the vWorkspace Console"
109525 - Caps Lock, CTRL and Shift key are out of sync on VDI/RDSH with RDP8 and Flash Redirection
Caps Lock, CTRL and Shift key are out of sync on VDI/RDSH after RDP8 has been applied and vWorkspace Flash Redirection is enabled.
Revised: August 07,2013
109692 - Mac Connector failing on vWorkspace 8.0
The vWorkspace 8.0 Mac Connector paired with a vWorkspace Management Console on a Windows Server 2012 does not allow you to connect into a session.&nb...
103671 - Enabled logging features in vWorkspace modules can severely hinder performance
Enabled logging features in various vWorkspace modules can severely hinder performance and even prevent them from functioning when enough logs are acc...
Revised: August 19,2013
110580 - MAC X OS continually displays a message stating that "Quest Connector is not installed"
When using a MAC X Operating System a message contiunally displays stating that "Quest Connector is not installed". Even though vWorkspace MAC co...
110637 - Quest® vWorkspace Optional Hotfix 268929 Version 7.5.679 for vWorkspace Windows Connectors
This is an optional hotfix for 7.5 for the vWorkspace Windows Connectors. This release may receive additional testing. If you are not severely affect...
98399 - vWorkspace Best Practice Guide
The vWorkspace team has gathered together minds from engineering, support and field consulting to create a Best Practices Guide. This guide covers Bes...
Revised: August 05,2013
63849 - Can multi-monitor spanning be configured for only select monitors?
Can multi-monitor spanning be configured for only select monitors?Example would be if the system has 3 or more monitors, can spanning be configured to...
76371 - What versions of vSphere are supported for use with vWorkspace?
What versions of vSphere are supported for use with vWorkspace?
106963 - License error when connecting to Windows 2003 TS servers
While connecting to the 2003 TS machine in vWorkspace 8.0, users may receive the following error: "The Quest vWorkspace license count has been exceede...
Revised: August 08,2013
99217 - Is Microsoft App-V 5 supported on any vWorkspace releases?
Is Microsoft App-V 5 supported on any vWorkspace releases?
99238 - Cannot delete virtual machines from the vWorkspace console
When you right click a virtual machine from the vWorkspace management console and select delete, the machines are not removed.
99256 - How to: VDI automatically marked as Persistent Client
How to set vWorkspace so that when a User first logs in, he gets assigned a VDI permanently
99281 - How to update Connectors without uninstalling old Connector first
How to update Connectors without uninstalling old Connector first
98051 - vWorkspace Thinshell error: "user does not have rights or application is unavailiable"
Thinshell is configured with the correct values in the XML file but attempt to launch application causes error: "user does not have rights or applicat...
99118 - Error: Could not load type System.ServiceModel.Activation.HttpModule
Error is thrown when trying to load Web-IT site... Could not load type ''System.ServiceModel.Activation.HttpModule'' from assembly ''System.ServiceMod...
98053 - Deploying VM on Hyper-V with sysprep in not joining domain
When deploying VM through vWorkspace and using Sysprep method in machine customization - sysprep never runs and machine is not joined to domain
93793 - Using Microsoft Key Management Services with Instant Provisioning
Instant Provisioned machines are unable to register with the KMS server. The machine count on the licesnse server fails to increment due to the Comp...
83539 - How to deploy Full Clones with Thin provisioned disks
When deploying Full Clones in vWorkspace. How do we change what disk type to use between Thin provisioned and Thick format.
84703 - How to tell who is logged into vWorkspace via WebAccess
How can you tell who is logged into vWorkspace via WebAccess
93902 - MAC Connector does not pass keyboard locale setting to VDI
With the Mac keyboard set to "Swiss - German", when logging into a VDI, the keyboard is set to US.
93932 - The Data Collector may crash if a specific file - ‘xceed.dll’ is not present in the System32 fo
There is an issue with vWorkspace 7.6 wherein the Data Collector would crash if a specific file - ‘xceed.dll’ is not present in the System32 folde...
59694 - INTERNAL - Slow response times, frequent web-it and license errors
Slow response times from vWorkspace Management console, coupled with frequent error popup messages using web-it interface.Also,access to licensing inf...
Revised: August 28,2013
93939 - ThinShell 2.5 on Win7 Starter edition
Trying to run ThinShell 2.5.x on Win7 Starter edition, in user''s account can result in various errors. Running it in local admin account works.
93950 - ENHANCEMENT REQUEST – Add the ability to change the screen resolution for remote connections to t
ENHANCEMENT REQUEST – Add the ability to change the screen resolution for remote connections to the ThinShell user interface
93954 - Starting pinned applications maximizes any minimized vworkspace desktop sessions
When launching an application that has been pinned to the taskbar on a Windows 7 machine (for example, windows explorer) this action will maximise a...
93979 - Unable to Validate Web Site
When creating a new website the validation of the site is unable to contact the instance on the server returning the error "Please enter a valid URL...
94303 - Does the vWorkspace Mac Connector 7.5 require X11 to be installed, if so which version?
Does the vWorkspace Mac Connector 7.5 require X11 to be installed, if so which version?
94333 - Providing Single-Sign-On (SSO) credentials to vWorkspace Web Access when connecting via 3rd party
If you have a web portal where users authenticate. It is possible to pass these credentials to vWorkspace Web Access without the users ...
94389 - When a user has a "Ç" character in their password, this can result in deletion of additional farm
When a user has a "Ç" character in their password, this can result in deletion of additional farm configurations in the iPad connector.
94395 - Are there any vWorkspace specific optimisations that should be made in IIS (Internet Information
Are there any vWorkspace specific optimisations that should be made in IIS (Internet Information Services)?
94489 - The DPI adjustment is not available in a Remote Session (RDP)
When regular users connect to a remote session, they are unable to change the resolution of the display or the DPI settings (Text size). The DPI set...
94565 - vCenter 5.0 Update 1 support.
Does vWorkspace 7.5 support vCenter 5.0 Update 1?
94665 - Quest Remote Audio when disconnect session
Does Quest bidirectional audio continue to work when a session is disconnected from one local machine and the same session then reconnected from ano...
74020 - What are the System Requirements for PNTools?
What are the System Requirements for PNTools?
99246 - Deploying x64 machine using instant Provisioning generates error: "Linked clone failed"
When trying to deploy x64 machine on VMware using instant provisioning may fail with SysprepDataParser error: "Linked clone failed: CloneVmLinked: sys...
100061 - vWorkspace Web Access gives .net error after installing an application requiring .net framework 3.5
After installing a .NET 3.5 application on the same server that hosts the the web access role, the following error shows when browsing to any web acc...
97079 - Novell GINA chaining with vWorkspace
Is it possible to use vWorkspace SSO with Novell client on the same machine?
97152 - ThinShell doing nothing when clicking on the Connect button.
ThinShell windows opened but it''s not connecting and not launching XML-configured app. Clicking on Connect button does nothing.
97251 - vWorkspace Management console shows less VDIs that are actually in Desktop Group
When clicking on the Desktop Group name, it shows a specific number of VDIs. However, when clicking on Desktops tab, actual number of VDIs there is le...
97408 - How to reinstall Universal Printing subsystem without reinstalling the whole vWorkspace package
Due to changes and/or updates, the EOP/Universal Printers subsystem on the server may not functioning correctly.
98354 - Instant provisioning fails because provisioned clones cannot get IP address. Master image can get IP
Instant provisioning fails because provisioned clones cannot get IP address. Master image can get IP address OK. There are free leases on DHCP server....
98774 - Enhancement Request: Ability to run seamless applications using different color depth
Is it possible to configure color depth per published application?
99163 - vWorkspace and load balancing
How vWorkspace deals with load balancing and if 3rd party solutions are still required for it.
93974 - How to Publish a Shared Folder to the Apportal
vWorkspace is unable to publish .lnk file to the apportal.
94067 - vWorkspace Instant Provisioning and Microsoft KMS service
While performing VDI deployment using vWorkspace Instant Provisioning all machines are getting the same CMID. That causes issue with Microsoft KMS s...
94082 - How can you force EOP Extream to create more than the default 3 streams?
How can you force EOP Extream to use more than the default 3 streams when making a new connection, is this possible?
94123 - How to reset security permissions on the vWorkspace Console.
How to reset security permissions on the vWorkspace Console.
94234 - Remote Desktop Connection Error (Invalid Connection File)
It''s impossible to launch published application through Web Access, the same application is working with AppPortal.
94199 - ENHANCEMENT REQUEST – To allow the vWorkspace Console to update the website settings
ENHANCEMENT REQUEST - To allow the vWorkspace Console to update the website settings, websettings.xml file, when the website requires Kerberos authe...
94235 - Error "computer is not available"
User cannot connect to the published desktop, getting error message "computer is not available". The user is assigned persistently to VDI machi...
94295 - Error "Your application list is empty. Please contact your Web Access administrator......
When logging in to the Web Access portal you may see an error ''Your application list is empty. Please contact your Web Access administrator about ass...
94387 - Error: "CloneVmLinked: SoapException throwed during CreateLinkedClone_taks!"
When trying to create a linked clone it gives the error "CloneVmLinked: SoapException throwed during CreateLinkedClone_taks!"
94411 - Rdesktop error when running vWorkspace Connector on Mac OS X Lion
When you try to launch the published application from Mac OS X Lion using vWorkspace Connector for Mac 7.5, you receive an operation failed: R...
94615 - "An error occurred. Please try again later." when using vWorkspace 7.6 to view YouTube content
When using vWorkspace 7.6/8.0 Flash Redirection to visit YouTube a warning message will be displayed in place of the video content, the message reads ...
94785 - Unable to log in with "Save Credentials" unchecked when using vWorkspace Connector 7.5 for Mac OS
Unable to log in with "Save Credentials" unchecked when using vWorkspace Connector 7.5 for Mac OS X, login fails with incorrect username/password wh...
94786 - HyperV deployment fails with Access Denied
Task Message: Create failed. Access is denied. (Exception from HRESULT: 0x8007005 (E_ACCESSDENIED)
94823 - Error: vitualization management did not report a valid ip address for computer
After deploying VDI machine on VMware platform you may receive error "vitualization management did not report a valid ip address for computer"
Product Life Cycle
None at this time
Dell™ Software Support Hotfix Notification – vWorkspace® 8.0 Optional Hotfixes
Type: Patch Release Revised: August 08,2013