As App-V grows up, this old post “Softgrid/App-V: Inside the bubble” became outdated. With App-V 5.x we have Powershell to break into the bubble.
Launch a cmd.exe processes inside the App-V 5 virtualized environment:
$AppVName = Get-AppvClientPackage <Package>
Start-AppvVirtualProcess -AppvClientObject $AppVName cmd.exe
Or as a oneliner:
Start-AppvVirtualProcess -AppvClientObject (Get-AppvClientPackage “<AppVApplicationName>”) cmd.exe
Change “cmd.exe” to your needs, and of course change AppVApplicationName to the application name you would break into..
Another approach is the /appvve switch:
Or using a virtual process id: