Step 1: Install-Computing Services - Carnegie Mellon University

Step 1: Install

Follow the steps below to download and install the applications needed for Virtual Andrew:

  1. Determine if your operating system is 32 or 64 bit.
  2. Download the appropriate version of the VMware View Client -- the Virtual Andrew connection software.
  3. Double-click the file you downloaded to install the software.
  4. If prompted with a Security Warning, verify the software is VMware-viewclient.exe and click Run.
  5. The Welcome window displays, click Next.
    If you are updating a previous installation of the Virtual Andrew Client, some fields and/or options will appear as already filled in.
  6. Accept the End User License Agreement and click Next.
  7. Select any custom setup options if desired and click Next.
  8. In the Default View Connection Server field, type
  9. In the Enhanced Single Sign On window, select the checkbox to Show in connection dialog and then click Next.
  10. Select where you want to include shortcuts and then click Next.
  11. Click Install
  12. Once the software is installed click Finish and then click Yes to restart your computer.


Last Updated: 11/4/13