Oracle® Virtual Desktop Client for Android

User Guide for Release 1.2

Oracle Legal Notices
Component Licensing

E35975-01

February 2013

Abstract

This manual describes how to use Oracle Virtual Desktop Client for Android to log into a Sun Ray Software or Oracle Virtual Desktop Infrastructure server and start or reconnect to a session.

Document generated on: 2013-01-20 (revision: 884)


Table of Contents

Preface
1. Introducing Oracle Virtual Desktop Client for Android
1.1. About Oracle Virtual Desktop Client for Android
1.2. Features of Oracle Virtual Desktop Client for Android
2. Using Oracle Virtual Desktop Client for Android
2.1. Before You Begin
2.2. Connecting to a Server
2.2.1. The Action Bar
2.3. Using Gestures in a Session
2.4. Using the On-Screen Keyboard
2.4.1. Android Keyboard Extensions
2.4.2. Changing the Keyboard Language
2.5. Disconnecting From a Session
3. Configuring Oracle Virtual Desktop Client for Android
3.1. Configuring the Servers List
3.1.1. Removing a Server
3.2. Changing Settings for Oracle Virtual Desktop Client
3.3. Changing the Keyboard Language
4. Frequently Asked Questions
4.1. How Can I Get More Help on Using Oracle Virtual Desktop Client?
4.2. Do I Need to Know the Name of My Server?
4.3. Can I Connect Over a Virtual Private Network?
4.4. What If I Am Unable to Connect to a Sun Ray Server?
4.5. Can I Play and Record Audio on My Android Tablet?
4.6. Can I Run Other Android Applications While I am Using Oracle Virtual Desktop Client?
4.7. How Can I Scroll Through a Document or Web Page?
4.8. Can I Use Oracle Virtual Desktop Client With an External Keyboard or Mouse?
4.9. How Can I Access the Sun Ray Windows Connector Toolbar?
4.10. Can I Copy and Paste From Applications Running in a Remote Session?
4.11. What Happens If I Rotate My Tablet Display During a Session?
4.12. How Can I Hide the Action Bar?
4.13. Improving the User Experience for a Large Desktop Session
5. Third-Party Legal Notices
5.1. Android Licenses
5.2. CryptoLib
5.2.1. MD5 Message-Digest Algorithm