Remoting into Your Windows Workstation

Remote Desktop Connection is a technology that allows you to sit at a computer and connect to a remote computer in a different location. For example, you can connect to your work computer from your home computer and have access to all of your programs, files, and network resources as though you were in front of your computer at work.

Before being able to establish a Remote Desktop Connection to your computer on campus, there are several things that you will need to do:

If your work computer is on and your home computer has the VPN client running, you may remote into you work computer:

To disconnect from your work computer:

Note:  You can also Remote Desktop into your work computer from a mobile device by downloading Remote Desktop software from your App Store and installing Cisco AnyConnect Secure Mobility Client.