When sequenced, test each application in a lab environment before deploying it to production client computers. Testing a virtual application is a similar process to testing application compatibility: Exercise each feature—particularly features that interface with the operating system—and verify that it works as expected.
App-V provides multiple methods for deploying applications. You chose one or more deployment methods earlier in this guide (see Choosing a Deployment Method). The following sections describe how to deploy applications using each of the methods available.