Remote Desktop

  • Go to http://gateway.villanova.edu
  • Login using your LDAP account (email/mynova userid and password)
  • Click the START button next to "Network Connect"
  • Run the program that it downloads. You will now be connected to the Villanova network and you will see an icon in the system tray in the lower right of the screen.
  • Go to Start>All Programs>Accessories>Remote Desktop Connection
  • Type in the IP address of your office computer and click Connect. You will be connected to your office computer.
  • Enter in your login information and you will be able to view your office computer's screen.

At the top of the screen you will see a blue bar that will allow you to minimize or close your view of your office computer.

In order to disconnect, simply click the X in the blue bar, or log off of windows.