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Android Remote Application Connection Instructions


Please Note: Accessing the UMKC Remote Labs from an Android device requires the use of the free Microsoft Remote Desktop app (version 8.1.80 or higher).
  1. Install the Microsoft Remote Desktop app
  2. Visit the available labs and applications page
  3. Enter your UMKC Username and Password
  4. Select a Domain of UM-AD
  5. Tap Logon
  6. Select a Remote Application and click on the corresponding icon
  7. If labs seats are available you will be taken to another page
  8. Tap on the Launch my session! button
  9. The Microsoft Remote Desktop app may launch automatically (depending on browser and settings). If it does not launch, follow these additional steps
    1. Close your web browser and open your downloads directory
    2. Tap on the newly downloaded .RDP file
  10. You will be prompted for credentials. Login with your fully qualified UMKC Username (UM-AD\UMKCusername) and Password
  11. Tap Logon
  12. If you are off-campus, you will be promted for credentials a second time
  13. You may notice a connection dialog while your connection is being processed
  14. Tap Connect Always
  15. You may notice a connection dialog while your session is being connected
  16. 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.
  17. You are now connected! The Remote Application will appear to be running from your local device

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