Using Remote Desktop to access the Terminal Server
Need to access your H, P or K drive from off campus? Need to access specialized programs such as SPSS, Photoshop, or Dreamweaver? You can access these from almost any computer, on or off campus by using Remote Desktop.
PC: From the start menu--search for Remote Desktop
Mac users may need to download and install some free software. Mac Remote Desktop Software is available at
Office: Mac: http://www.microsoft.com/mac/remote-desktop-client
Step 1: Select the Remote Desktop Icon
Step 2: In the Computer box enter: ts.wou.edu (this will connect you to the WOU server). Before you connect select Show Options
Step 3: Select Local Resources and the More button
Step 4: Select Drives (this will allow you to access your own computers drives while using the remote connection) and then select OK
Step 5: Select Connect
Step 6: Enter your WOU user name and password. Log on to: MASH. Select OK.
You are now connected to the terminal server. You will see a bar at the top of the screen that says: ts.wou.edu. You can minimize and exit the terminal server from here.
You can access programs from the All programs menu and access your H: / P: / K: drives from My Computer