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iOS Remote Application Connection Instructions


Please Note: Accessing the UMKC Remote Labs from an iOS device requires the use of the free Microsoft Remote Desktop app (version 8 or higher).

Safari

  1. Install the Microsoft Remote Desktop app
  2. Visit the available labs and applications page
  3. Enter your SSO username and SSO password
  4. Tap Logon
  5. Select a Remote Application and click on the corresponding icon
  6. If labs seats are available you will be taken to another page
  7. Tap on the Launch my session! button
  8. Tap Open in RD Client
  9. You will be prompted for credentials. Login with your fully qualified username ("UMKC-USERS\username") and SSO password
  10. Tap Logon
  11. If you are off-campus, you will be promted for credentials a second time
  12. You may notice a connection dialog while your connection is being processed
  13. Tap Connect Always
  14. You may notice a connection dialog while your session is being connected
  15. If you have not recently connected to this remote lab computer there will also be a delay as your profile is created. This is normal.
  16. You are now connected! The Remote Application will appear to be running from your local device


Mozilla Firefox & Google Chrome

Due to limitations with iOS and certain web browsers, you cannot access Remote Apps from all web browsers. If you would like to access a specific Remote App, please use the Safari browser. Otherwise, please review the iOS Remote Lab connection instructions and connect via the full Remote Desktop.

If you have any additional questions, please visit our Remote Labs FAQ or contact the IS Call Center.