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Connect to Remote Desktop

How to connect to the server «Zevs» via Remote Desktop on Windows and macOS. Only for Master’s Degree Students.
This guidance includes also how to open SPSS - the tool for statistical data analysis, data management and documentation.
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    Remote Desktop is only for Master's Degree Students.

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Contents

1. Connect to Remote Desktop for Windows

2. Connect to Remote Desktop for macOS

1. Connect to Remote Desktop for Windows

Master's Degree Students have a file server/home directory named «Zevs».

How to open SPSS via Remote desktop.

1.1 Login to kontor.hioa.no

1. Add:

  • Username: OsloMet username@oslomet.no. Example: s123456@oslomet.no
  • Password: OsloMet password

2. Click on: Sign in.

 

1.2 Remote App and Desktops

After login you can start up the server Zevs for Remote desktop access with your desktop environment and access to your files.

  • Click on: Zevs

Skjermbilde: klikk på server Zevs

1.3 Access to Remote Desktop Connection

  • Select: Open with... Remote Desktop connection.
  • Click: OK

Skjermbilde: Klikk på OK

1.3.1 Cont. Remote Desktop Connection.

  • Click on: Connect

Skjermbilde: Klikk på Connect

1.3.2 Windows Security (only in Firefox browser)

Login to Windows Security in Firefox browser appears.

  1. Select: Use another account (if username is not entered in advance)
  2. Username: OsloMet username@oslomet.no. Example: s123456@oslomet.no
  3. Password: OsloMet password.
  4. Click: OK

1.3.3 Connecting to ...

Skjermbilde: Kobler til Remote desktop

1.4 Full desktop environment via Remote desktop

Remote Desktop gives access to your desktop environment with all your folders and files.

You now have access to your home directory/file servers and available software/applications.

  • Open the Windows Start menu: Click on the Windows icon,  bottom left of the Start menu.

See the screenshot below for a view of a desktop environment.

Skjermbilde: Remote desktop-tilgang

1.5 The Windows Start menu

The Start menu provides access to various tools and applications (see screenshot below).

1.5.1 Click on the Windows icon down-left.

Skjermbilde: Klikk på Windows-ikonet nederst til venstre

In short:

  • Desktop: For access to your desktop (last screenshot).
  • This PC / File Explorer: Access to your folders and files.

Skjermbilde: Start-menyen i Windows gir utvidet tilgang

1.5.2 Access to other applications

For access to other applications via Remote Desktop, also SPSS, click on the arrow.

Skjermbilde: Klikk på pilen for tilgang til flere programmer.

1.6 Open SPSS via Remote Desktop

SPSS is a the tool for statistical data analysis, data management and documentation.

  • Click on the Windows icon down-left.

Skjermbilde: Klikk på Windows-ikonet nederst til venstre

  • Click on the arrow under the Start menu.

Skjermbilde: Klikk på pilen nederst, vist på skjermbildet her.

  • Find the software/application (app) SPSS located under IBM SPSS.

Skjermbilde: SPSS-programvare finner du i midten, se under IBM

1.7 Back to the Start menu

  • To go back to the Windows Start menu, click on the arrow down-left.

Skjermbilde: Tilbake til Start-meny, klikk på pilen nederst.

1.8 Sign-out/logg off Remote Desktop

To end the session with Remote Desktop:

1. Click on your name, under the profile up-right, to enable the menu for signing out/ log off.

Skjermbilde: For å logge av, velg Profilen din øverst til høyre.

2. Click on: Sign out.

Skjermbilde: Velg Sign out for å logge av Remote desktop.

2. Connect to Remote Desktop for macOS

Master's Degree Students have a server (file server/home directory) named «Zevs».

You get access to your file and folders and software applications like SPSS. How to open SPSS via Remote desktop.

2.1 Open Remote Desktop

1. Download and install the app for Microsoft Remote Desktop for private macOS.
2. Find the Microsoft Remote Desktop App:
  • Dock: Find the app Microsoft Remote Desktop on Dock

or

  • Finder: /Applications/Microsoft Remote Desktop.

Skjermbilde: Åpne Ms Remote Desktop fra Dock

2.2 Remote Resources

  • Click on the icon for "Remote Resources" (on the menu in the middle).

Skjermbilde: Klikk på Remote Recources

2.3 Cont. Remote Resources

1. Enter:

  • URL: kontor.hioa.no
  • User name: OsloMet username@oslomet.no. Example: s123456@oslomet.no
  • Password: OsloMet password

2. Click on: Refresh

2.4 Cont. Remote Resources

The following message is given in the windows after pressing Refresh-button: "Successfully loaded Remote Resources".

  • Close the window: Click on the red button, up-right, in the corner.

2.5 Start Zevs

After login you can start-up the server Zevs to access Remote Desktop with access to your desktop environment with all your folders and files.

  • Right-click over Zevs to enable a menu.

Skjermbilde: Høyreklikk over Zevs, velg Start

The following menu appears, see the screenshot below.

  • Click on: Start.

Skjermbilde: Høyreklikk og klikk på Start

2.6 Full desktop environment via Remote Desktop

You now have access to your home directory/file server and available software/applications.

Remote Desktop provides access to your desktop environment with all your folders and files.

Skjermbilde: Du har nå tilgang til skrivebordet via Remote Desktop

2.7 Access to file server/home directory

  • Open the File Explorer from the task menu below to access your file server and more on your computer.

See the screenshot below.

Skjermbilde: Åpne filutforsker for tilgang til filserver m.m.

2.8 The Windows Start menu

The Start menu provides access to various tools and applications (see screenshot below).

2.8.1 Click on the Windows icon down-left.

Skjermbilde: Klikk på Windows-ikonet nederst til venstre

In short:

  • Desktop: For access back to your desktop.
  • This PC / File Explorer: Access to your folders and files.

Skjermbilde: Klikk på Windows-menyen nede til venstre.

2.8.2 Access to other applications

For access to more applications / software, like SPSS, click on the arrow below.

Skjermbilde: Klikk på pilen for tilgang til flere programmer.

2.9 Open SPSS via Remote Desktop

For access to SPSS and other applications, follow the guide here.

2.10 Sign out/log off Remote Desktop

How to sign out/log off Remote Desktop connection.

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