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Connecting to the VMware Horizon View Connection server fails with the error: WinHttp ErrorCode = 12029 (2017831)
After upgrading the VMware Horizon View Client to version 4.6.1 or 5.0.1, you experience these symptoms:
- Cannot connect to the View Connection server
- Connecting to the View Connection server fails
- In the Client log, you see the error:
[wswc_http] WinHttp ErrorCode = 12029
[wswc_command] Verify that the View Connection Server address and network settings are correct
This issue occurs if SSL is not configured for use by the View Client.
Note: Newer View Client versions require SSL to be configured.
For more information, see Encryption and Compatibility Requirements for VMware View 4.6.1 and 5.0.1 (2015453).
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