LDF - Layer Definition Files


Using LDF files, applications can be automatically created as virtual packages.


A. Ldf file is a file in XML format that contains no source files but only a sort of meta-description, as a corresponding virtual application layer is built. Using this description, along with the necessary appropriately, source files can be automatically generated application layer.


Symantec has released a tool available that allows one hand application layer can be created directly on the other hand also own LDF files can be created.


  • Symantec Workspace Virtualization Layer Definition Tool

Tool-Download hier


  • Virtual Application Library

Download option for further LDF files to create dirketen SWV applications hier


  • Virtualizing Internet Explorer Using the SWV Layer Definition Tool

Detailed documentation hier


  • How to Create a Launch Layer for an Isolated Virtual Application Layer

Read more (LaunchLayer)


  • How To Add New Language Support for SWV Virtual Internet Explorer

Read more (neue externe Seite)


  • Tutorial - Symantec Workspace Virtualization Layer Definition Tool

A practical guide hier


  • The ABC’s of LDF’s – A Step-By-Step Guide to Creating a Layer Definition File

Learn more hier