SHSU myAccess VPN: Connecting

Once your access has been approved, you will be able to access software, systems and files on the SHSU network from any computer off-campus as long as there is an internet connection. Select the browser of your choice to view instruction on how to connect to MyAccess VPN.

Connect to MyAccess VPN

  • Edge

    To access your S:\ drive, T:\ drive and other campus software and resources from a machine that is not on the SHSU network, open a web browser (i.e. Edge, Safari, or Chrome), and go to http://myaccess.shsu.edu. Click Accept.

    HomePage

    On the next screen, enter your SHSU username and password and select Logon.

    Login Screen

    You will be prompted to authenticate the logon. Select the option you prefer.

    Duo Push

    Once the logon in authenticated, select Click here to continue on the next screen.

    Click Here to Continue

    An Endpoint Inspection dialogue inspection may appear. If so, select Download. When prompted select Run.

    Download and Run

    The following dialogue box will display, click Yes.

    Switch Apps

    A Security Alert will be displayed. Select Add this site to your Trusted Sites list, and always allow inspection from this site.

    Add to Trusted Sites

    The browser will then display Checking for security software…

    Checking Security Software

    Once the browser is done checking for security software, a Remote Desktop Connection dialogue box may display. If so, select Connect.

    Connect

    Select the display of your choice and then select Open.

    Open Single or Multi Monitor

    Your SHSU workstation desktop will now be displayed.

    Remote Desktop

  • Chrome

    To access your S:\ drive, T:\ drive and other campus software and resources from a machine that is not on the SHSU network, open a web browser (i.e. Edge, Safari, or Chrome), and go to http://myaccess.shsu.edu. Click Accept.

    HomePage

    On the next screen, enter your SHSU username and password and select Logon.

    Login Screen

    You will be prompted to authenticate the logon. Select the option you prefer.

    Duo Push

    Once the logon in authenticated, select Click here to continue on the next screen.

    Click Here to Continue

    An Endpoint Inspection dialogue inspection may appear. If so, select Download. When prompted select Run.

    Download and Run

    The following dialogue box will display, click Yes. 

    Chrome Open F5 Network Inspector

    A Security Alert will be displayed. Select Add this site to your Trusted Sites list, and always allow inspection from this site.

    Add to Trusted Sites

    The browser will then display Checking for security software…

    Checking Security Software

    Once the browser is done checking for security software, a Remote Desktop Connection dialogue box may display. If so, select Connect.

    Connect

    Select the display of your choice and then select Open.

    Chrome Single or Multi

    ChromeLaunch

    Your SHSU workstation desktop will now be displayed.

    Remote Desktop

  • Safari

    To access your S:\ drive, T:\ drive and other campus software and resources from a machine that is not on the SHSU network, open a web browser (i.e. Edge, Safari, or Chrome), and go to http://myaccess.shsu.edu. Click Accept.

    Click Accept

    On the next screen, enter your SHSU username and password and select Logon.

    Logon

    You will be prompted to authenticate the logon. Select the option you prefer.

    Duo Push

    Once the logon in authenticated, select Click here to continue on the next screen.

    Click here to continue

    An Endpoint Inspection dialogue inspection may appear. Select Start inspection, then select Download.

    Start Inspection

    Download

    Select Allow on the following dialogue box.

    Select Allow

    Double click to the folder in the Downloads area to install.

    Downloads

    If the following dialogue box, click Allow.

    Select Allow

    A Security Alert will be displayed. Select Always allow inspection from this site.

    Allow inspection

    The browser may download an update.

    Update

    In the next few dialogue boxes, select OK.

    Ok

    Ok

    Ok

    Select the display of your choice and then select Allow.

    Select display

    Allow

    Microsoft Remote Desktop will request access to your microphone and camera. Select Continue, then select OK on the following dialogue boxes.

    Continue

    Ok to Camera

    Ok to Microphone

    Select Add PC on the next screen.

    Add PC

    In the Add PC dialogue box, enter your SHSU workstation Node name in the PC name area and select Add.

    Add PC Options

    At the Secure Network Notice, select OK and you will be connected to the workstation.

    Select OK

    Remote Desktop