Installing VMware for home use
Virtual Desktop Information
Available for use by students and teachers
Virtual desktops are available from almost any internet
connected device from almost anywhere in the world (some locations
block access). Desktops are available via Client (requires an
installation) or HTML access.
On iOS or Android devices, go to your app store
and download the "VMware Horizon Client".
On Windows or a Mac, go to https://view.madisoncity.k12.al.us and choose
"Install VMware Horizon Client". Then download and install the
When prompted for the "Connection Server" or "Server Host",
enter "view.madisoncity.k12.al.us" without the quotes.
Login with your network credentials.
From a web browser that supports HTML5 (most
modern web browsers), navigate to https://view.madisoncity.k12.al.us and choose
"VMware Horizon HTML Access".
Log in with your network credentials.