You can access the remote desktop connection on mobile devices as well. Follow the instructions below for installing the app, connecting to the SHSU remote desktop, and logging out and disconnecting from remote desktop on Android devices.
Install the App
Open the App Store and search for VMware Horizon Client and download the app. Once downloaded, the app will appear.
Connecting the App
Open the VMware Horizon app on your device.
Select your Allow in the Allow Horizon to make and manage phone calls. This is for encryption purposes with the app.
Select Allow in the Allow Horizon to access photos, media and files on the device.
On the Server Setup screen
- Type myworkspace.shsu.edu in the blank box
- Select Connect
You will be prompted with a Microsoft 365 log in. Enter the requested SHSU credentials and select Next.
If asked to authenticate with Duo, select your option and authenticate.
An Acceptable Use Agreement will display, select Accept.
In the next dialogue box,
- Type your SHSU username
- Type your SHSU password
- Select Login
Select SHSU Remote Desktop.
The Secure Network Notice will display. Select OK.
Your SHSU desktop will display.
Disconnecting and Logging Out
Once you are done using the Remote Desktop on your device, you will want to disconnect from the Remote Desktop and log out to conserve battery life and data.
To disconnect, select the vertical ellipsis in the upper right corner.
Select Yes on the Disconnect confirmation.