Upgrading To Horizon View 5.2 – Security Server

The good news is that to upgrade the Security Server we use the Connection Server installer from here and at the time of writing the latest release is VMware-viewconnectionserver-x86_64-5.2.0-987719.exe

Launch the installer

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Click Next

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Accept the EULA

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Verify that your Connection Server FQDN is correct

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Next we need to jump into the View Administrator and go to View Configuration > Servers > Connection Servers > More Commands > Specify Security Server Pairing Password

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Cool, once you have done this, enter the same password on the Security Server installation and click Next

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Verify your URL’s for your Security Server and click Next

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Choose ‘Configure Windows Firewall Automatically’

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Now let’s click Install

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Quite a quick installation, hopefully you should have the Finish button available.

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As always, we are going to give the server a reboot and check Programs & Features to make sure we are running the correct version.

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