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  • VMware - Install and Use VMware with Mac OS X

     

    Objective:

    Download, install, and use VMware, Seattle University's virtual lab.

    1. Open your web browser and visit  seattleu.edu/oit/restricted.aspx  or click here .
    2. Enter your Seattle University username and password to log in.
    3. Click on the download called View Client for Mac OS X  and install it onto your computer.
    4. Open the program and enter vlab.seattleu.edu  as the server, and your Seattle University credentials to log in.

    Detail: Step by step:

    The VMware View Client is a virtual desktop infrastructure (VDI) - it's Seattle University's virtual lab environment - that can be accessed from anywhere with an internet connection and web browser. VMware provides students, faculty, and staff with a standard desktop that has specialized software pre-installed. Users can access specialized academic software, print to open lab printers, or access T-drives and P-drives directly from their laptops from home or the residence halls.

    For a list of pre-installed software, click here .

    More detailed instructions for installing and using VMware with Mac OS X are not currently available.

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    Last Reviewed on: 2014-06-04