Top 20Here is our Top 20 Horizon View articles list for August 2016. This list is ranked by the number of times a VMware Support Request was resolved by following the steps in a published Knowledge Base article.


  1. Removing invalid linked clone entries automatically using the ViewDBChk tool in VMware Horizon View 5.3 and later versions
  2. Virtual machine application runs slower than expected in ESXi
  3. Finding and removing unused replica virtual machines in the VMware Horizon View
  4. Restart order of the View environment to clear ADLDS (ADAM) synchronization in View 4.5, 4.6, 5.0, 5.1, 5.2, 5.3, 6.0, and 6.1
  5. Linked Clone pool creation and recomposition fails with VMware Horizon View 6.1.x and older releases
  6. Removing a standard (replica) connection server or a security server from a cluster of connection/security servers
  7. Generating a Horizon View SSL certificate request using the Microsoft Management Console (MMC) Certificates snap-in
  8. Manually deleting replica virtual machines in VMware Horizon View 5.x
  9. Confirming that the userinit string is configured properly
  10. Provisioning View desktops fails due to customization timeout errors
  11. The View virtual machine is not accessible and the View Administration console shows the virtual machine status as Already Used
  12. Forcing replication between ADAM databases
  13. Provisioning VMware Horizon View desktops fails with error: View Composer Agent initialization error (16): Failed to activate software license
  14. Administration dashboard in VMware Horizon View reports the error: Server’s certificate cannot be checked
  15. Connecting from the View Client to a VMware View desktop using PCoIP protocol over a WAN fails with the error: The connection to the remote computer ended
  16. Changing the log file behavior in the VMware View components
  17. Determining which replica disk is used for a linked clone virtual machine
  18. Performing an end-to-end backup and restore for VMware View Manager
  19. Network adapter disappears from a Windows virtual machine
  20. Troubleshooting USB redirection problems in VMware View Manager