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 +====== Using Remote Desktop through Virtual Lab ======
  
 +===== Step 1. Preparing the Office Computer (This will need to be done with IT) =====
 +
 +==== Check the computer name and record it ====
 +        ​
 +1) Go to Start menu
 +
 +2) Right click on "​Computer"​ in top right
 +
 +3) Click "​Properties"​
 +
 +4) Write down all information next to "Full Computer Name": (example- XXX21XXXXXXXX.win.brockport.edu)
 +
 +==== Turn on Remote Desktop connection ====
 +
 +1) Right click on "​Computer"​ and go to "​Properties"​
 +
 +2) Click on "​Remote Settings"​ in top left
 +
 +3) Enter Admin credentials
 +
 +4) Make sure you’re on the "​Remote"​ tab. Click the first checkbox: "Allow Remote Assistance connections to this computer"​
 +
 +
 +5) Select the last option in the next section: "Allow Connections only from computers running Remote Desktop with Network Level Authentication (more secure)"​
 +
 +6) Click "​Select Users"
 +
 +7) Click "​Add"​
 +
 +8) Type the user's NetID into the box and click "​OK"​
 +
 +9) Then click "​OK",​ and then click "​Apply"​.
 +
 +
 +===== Step 2. Removing Specific Remote Desktop Rule  =====
 +
 +1) Go to "​Control Panel"
 +
 +2) Click "​Windows Firewall"​
 +
 +3) Go to "​Advanced Settings"​
 +
 +4) Go to "​Inbound Rules" in left-hand pane
 +
 +5) Click "​Name"​ in order to sort alphabetically
 +
 +6) Find "​Remote Desktop"​
 +
 +7) Delete all "​Remote Desktops"​ that end in (TCP-In) by right-clicking and selecting "​Delete"​. There should be 4 of them. Keep the one that just says "​Remote Desktop"​ enabled.
 +
 +===== Step 3. Preparing the Home Computer =====
 +
 +Download and run the "​VMware View Client"​ for Mac/PC
 +
 +For instructions on how to download VLAB, go to:​[[vlab:​overview| http://​www.brockport.edu/​lits/​documentation/​vlab]]
 +
 +===== Step 4. Connecting to Your Office Computer =====
 +
 +1) Click the Start menu in the VLAB client
 +
 +2) Search for "​Remote Desktop Connection"​
 +
 +3) Click the first item in the list
 +
 +4) Enter the "Full Computer Name" (written down in Step 1) into the box that pops up
 +
 +5) Click "​Connect"​
 +
 +6) Enter NetID and password
 +
 +
 +**At this point you should be connected to your office machine.
 +
 +Call the Help Desk 585-395-5151 option 1 if you have any further questions!**
 +
 +~~NOTOC~~
vlab/using-remote-desktop-through-vlab.txt · Last modified: 2013/05/02 14:55 by smess1