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Connecting to the Virtual Windows 7 Desktop

This article provides instructions, for Windows or Macs, on how to connect to the Virtual Windows 7 Desktop.

Chrome is the strongly recommended web browser for this process. Launch Chrome and go to If you don't have Chrome , it is available at

Choose VMWare Horizon HTML Access

HTML Access

Log in using your UWP credentials and then click on


You are now logged onto a virtual Windows 7 desktop, identical to the same desktop that is on over 150 computers in labs all over campus.

Note: Once you are on one of the virtual desktops all the UW Parkside network drives including your H: drive are now listed when you click on My computer. You can close the virtual desktop the same way you would turn off your own computer., Windows 7, Windows, Mac, Virtual, remote   Doc ID:56621
Owner:Liv G.Group:UW Parkside
Created:2015-09-22 10:45 CDTUpdated:2017-05-30 14:30 CDT
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