Virtual Desktop and Virtual Applications provide access to a Windows 7 virtual desktop. It is available to Staff, Distance Learning Students and other Student groups on request.
Depending on the valid reason that you provide for access – you may be allocated usage of the Virtual Desktop or alternatively access to Virtual Applications.
What Virtual Applications are available?
- Sql 2008
- Visual Studio 2010
- Expression Studio
- AutoCad 2012
How do I log into the Virtual Desktop?
You can log by directing your browser to https://vdesktop.itsligo.ie
- Enter your user and password.
- Click Log In.
Can I access files stored on my local machine (desktop, laptop, mobile device)?
Yes, you can access files on the local drive of your computer or mobile device.
Where do I save my files?
Be sure to save your work to your H drive. Do not save anything to the desktop or C drive – once you logoff all the changes made on the Virtual Desktop are lost.