How to configure Remote Apps in Windows

This tutorial guides you through setting up Remote Apps in Windows.

Go to Control Panel and RemoteApp and Desktop Connections. Click on Access RemoteApp and desktops to configure the RemoteApp service at UiO: 

Add the URL to Remote Resources

Add the following connection URL:

Note the notification and click next

Note the notification that you are about to connect to a remote Windows server and get remote apps.

Add your username and password

Log in with your UiO username and password. Note that username should be written in the following way: uio\username.

Navigate in the Start menu to UiO Programkiosk:

Expand UiO Programkiosk to show the remote apps:

Remote Apps

And start File Explorer.

File Explorer starting

The App starts as a regular remote desktop connection. How fast it opens depends on the speed of your connection.

Mapping a network drive

Click Map Network drive to configure a connection to the project disk. Choose a letter and add the following path: \\hf-depot\iakh\africa_gis

Published Nov. 20, 2016 2:02 PM - Last modified Nov. 20, 2016 2:12 PM