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179060 - Cannot communicate properly with VMware Vcenter
When performing various tasks with VMware Vcenter, like “Test connection to the management server”, VDI - Update Computers or any tasks...
Created: October 15, 2015
179125 - Cumulative Hotfix 491413 for 8.6 vWorkspace Instant Provisioning
This is a MANDATORY cumulative hotfix for vWorkspace Instant Provisioning. Note: Refer to the release notes attached below for...
179275 - Mapped Drives not being displayed after upgrade to vWorkspace 8.6 when using SUBST
Mapped Drives no longer work on Windows 7, Windows 8.1, Windows 10 VDI nor with RDSH. This worked in 8.5 before upgrade to 8.6 The...
Created: October 19, 2015
179660 - Can vWorkspace connect to vCenter from another forest
For various reasons, it is sometimes required that the Domain in which vWorkspace resides is different to that of the vCenter server. Is it still...
Created: October 26, 2015
179693 - How to test RADIUS 2 Factor Authentication
After setting up the Radius Server for 2 Factor Authentication (2FA), it is good practice to test that the communication and authentication...
Created: October 27, 2015
179938 - Error creating desktop with SCVMM - Batch wait op key is empty
While trying to create a vm from vWorkspace on a system center virtual machine manager server vWorkspace gives an error: action = unknown action...
Created: October 29, 2015
179954 - Seamless Windows may experience trouble with Windows 7 Aero Theme enabled, and applications may fail to launch displaying white screen instead.
When launching an application in seamless mode you may see a white screen instead of the application launching normally.
179801 - INTERNAL: Connector installer for IE adding AppPortal shortcut to desktop.
In a version of Connector 8.5, the comportment when running VASCLIENT32T differs between Chrome, Firefox and Internet Explorer. For Chrome...
Created: October 28, 2015
178130 - Bluetooth Keyboard arrow keys not working after vWorkspace app update (iOS)
After updating the iOS vWorkspace Connector App, the Bluetooth Keyboard Arrow keys are not working anymore.
Created: October 2, 2015
178297 - Using pntsc.exe desktop.pit username user1 password password1 doesn't work as expected.
When using Open Labs, a shared Domain Account is used to login to vWorkspace . While in 8.5 , the credential could be stored in the Thinshell...
Created: October 7, 2015
178327 - How to get the MSI version of vWorkspace connector
Is there a way to get MSI version for vWorkspace Connector EXE file?
178358 - Windows 10 Support
Currently, support for Microsoft Windows 10 is considered Experimental support and only on 8.6. It is not supported at all on previous versions of...
178961 - Cannot install vWorkspace RDSH through command line
When trying to install the vWorkspace Session host role through the command line the RDSH server does not get added to the vWorkspace farm. I use...
Created: October 14, 2015
57574 - Understanding the vWorkspace License model
Understanding the vWorkspace License model: what are the difference license options available?
Revised: October 19, 2015
76371 - What versions of vSphere are supported for use with vWorkspace?
What versions of vSphere are supported for use with vWorkspace?
Revised: October 22, 2015
85596 - How can I delete a VM from the vWorkspace Console when using the delete option does not remove it
If you have an orphaned VM that is shown in the vWorkspace Console but not on the Hypervisor then you may not be able to remove it using the...
Revised: October 20, 2015
86259 - Provisioning a new VM fails with the ERROR ”Action = unknown action, The maximum message size quo
Revised: October 1, 2015
156633 - How to enable Drag and Drop to Published App
The user can't use Drag and Drop over Seamless Windows Application.
Revised: October 2, 2015
157586 - Quest Secure Socket service not found after installing Secure-It on Server
The service Quest Secure Socket responsible for the Secure-It can’t be found after installing the Secure-It module.
157874 - Mandatory Hotfix 483251 for vWorkspace 8.6 Windows Connector
This is a Mandatory hotfix and can be installed on the following vWorkspace roles - Windows Connector
158004 - VMs built by Hyper-V do not have a working NIC
Hyper-V VMs are created and can be access from the console but are not able to communicate with any device on the network. Deleting the NIC and...
158069 - Is it possible to manually change settings in AppPortal 8.6
In the 8.6 connector for Windows, the Manage Configurations option has been removed to simplify the end user experience. However, in some cases it...
Revised: October 9, 2015
176427 - Issues with vWorkspace and VMware handing out duplicate MAC address's
VMware handing out duplicate MAC addresses causing VMs to go in Power Off state. The following error can be found in VMware when trying to...
176477 - How to bypass the User Login lock-down for admin RDP session to server
When using the User Login | Drain Mode or similar mode to proceed with maintenance for an RDSH server, in some environment, Administrators can...
176478 - Connector is not detected while being installed
When computers are a bit slow, it is possible when connecting to WebApp , the Connector will not be detected. Users will be redirected to a...
150083 - What versions of the Quest Secure Sockets Layer Gateway support TLS
Chrome and Firefox web browsers no longer support SSL3 connections, instead TLS must be used. Internet Explorer have announced that they also will...
149285 - ThinClient can't connect to RDSH Server
ThinClient can't connect to RDSH Server. RDP Credential return: "The logon attempt failed!" while the credentials are correct.
Revised: October 27, 2015
155926 - User profile is not being saved
User profile is not being saved anymore while it was working a few day ago
178355 - SCVMM vs plain Hyper-V for deployments
What is recommended for vWorkspace to use for VDI deployments: SCVMM or plain Hyper-V hosts
Revised: October 8, 2015
Product Life Cycle -vWorkspace
Dell™ Software Support Product Release Notification - vWorkspace 8.6
Created: October 8, 2015