Connect to Virtual Computing Commons through the Web Browser
The most common way to connect to our Virtual Computing Commons is through a web browser. This is the only method available for access from Chromebooks.
To connect through your web browser, follow the steps below:
Log into myTrent and click the Remote Computer Access icon found in the Services > IT Services section of myTrent
Double click the Virtual Desktop Lab Pool.
Make sure that the Clipboard and Printer options are checked off, then click Allow to gain access to local resources.
You will see the following screen which indicates "Connecting and Launching Trent Labs" while the Virtual Session is being created.
Use your Trent University provided credentials to Log in. Your username must be your full e-mail address i.e. firstname.lastname@example.org
Once successfully logged in, you will be presented with a full Windows Desktop and will have access to all of Trent’s software applications.
Be sure to log off when you are finished, by selecting the Sign Out option from the Windows menu icon.
- Computing & Printing
- Teaching & Learning Tools