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VMware Horizon View

The VMware Horizon View Client allows you to connect to a VMware View virtual desktop.

The client can be installed on Windows, Mac OS X, iOS, and Android devices.

VMware View logo

After installing the View client, you may connect to the server by entering view.eiu.edu as the server address. Sign in with your EIU NetID and password to establish the connection to virtual desktops to which you have been granted access.

The following links provide access to the VMware Horizon View client installers.


Windows desktop application (Windows 7-10): VMware View Client desktop application

Windows modern app (Windows 8/10): VMware Horizon View app on the Windows Store

Mac OS X

VMware View Client for Mac OS X

iOS (iPhone and iPad)

VMware Horizon View Client on iTunes


VMware Horizon View Client on Google Play