Guest Customization Placing Local Domain in Workgroup Rather Than Domain

I had a Windows 7 machine that I wanted to customize in order to enter a domain in a VMware Horizon 7 environment.  However the customization wasn't working correctly and the local domain was incorrectly placed put into the WORKGROUP. 


In order for the customization to work correctly you need to use the following format for Windows 7:


Username: [email protected]
Domain: domain.local


In my case I used these details:



This is listed in KB:1012314