Bug ID 738593: Vmware Horizon session collaboration (shadow session) feature does not work through APM.

Last Modified: Sep 13, 2023

Affected Product(s):
BIG-IP APM(all modules)

Fixed In:
17.0.0,, 15.1.5,

Opened: Jul 28, 2018

Severity: 3-Major


When the VMware virtual desktop interface (VDI) is configured, session collaboration or shadow session does not work.


Desktop's Shadow session resource icon is not showed on webtop of native client.


-- VMware VDI configured and Desktop resource is accessed with native client only. -- Launch resources and VMware Horizon Client will use Blast protocol to display VMware sessions. -- Shadow session is enabled in desktop.



Fix Information

Users should see Desktop's shadow session icon when resources are loaded on to webtop of native client.

Behavior Change

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