Open Parallels HTML5 Client
To open Parallels HTML5 Client, enter its URL in an HTML5-enabled web browser. The URL has the following format:
Where [Hostname] is the hostname of the computer where a Parallels RAS Secure Client Gateway is running. The
You can obtain a complete URL in the RAS Console by navigating to Farm / Site / Gateways. Right-click a RAS Secure Client Gateway and click Properties, then click the HTML5 tab and copy the URL from the URL field.
When you open the URL in a web browser, the login page is displayed. Specify the user name and password and click Login. What happens next depends on how the HTML5 connectivity is configured on the server side (see Enabling HTML5 Connectivity on the Gateway for details). The following describes the three possible scenarios.
Launch apps in Parallels Client and fallback to HTML5
With this option configured on the server side, you will see a dialog box with the following clickable options:
You will have to select one of the above options or the same dialog will be presented again.
Launch apps in Parallels Client
With this option configured on the server side, you will see a dialog box prompting you to install Parallels Client. Click the link provided to open the Parallels Client download and installation page and follow the instructions. After you install Parallels Client, the main Parallels HTML5 Client screen opens displaying published resources that you can use. If you now double-click a resource, it will be launched in Parallels Client.
Launch apps in browser only (HTML5 only)
With this option configured, the main Parallels HTML5 Client screen opens with no additional prompts. Remote applications and desktops will be launched in the browser.