How to use Remote Access

This allows you to access a terminal server on-campus that can provide access to on-campus only resources such as Banner Admin, Argos, and others.  This service is for users who need access to such resources but do not have a dedicated UNW laptop or desktop assigned to them.

Access through a Web Browser:

  1. Open a browser and go to https://vws.unwsp.edu 

     

  2. Click VMWare Horizon HTML Access

  3. Login with your UNW account if needed.

  4. Click the Remote Access 2.0 option.

  5. You will get connected to a Windows-based virtual machine.

  6. Sign in with your UNW username and password.

  7. The desktop will load with shortcuts to commonly used applications.

Access through the VMware Horizon Client

The Horizon Client provides additional benefits such as local printer and file sharing between your personal computer and the remote access terminal server.

  1. Install the VMware Horizon Client on your personal computer

    1. https://unw.atlassian.net/wiki/spaces/IKB/pages/427327701

    2. https://unw.atlassian.net/wiki/spaces/IKB/pages/427327492

  2. Login with your UNW account if required.

  3. Click the Remote Access 2.0 icon.

  4. You will get connected to a Windows-based virtual machine.

  5. Sign in with your UNW username and password.

  6. The desktop will load with shortcuts to commonly used applications.