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Some UWEX degree programs use the Virtual Lab Infrastructure to create a secure connection between your computer and a virtual Windows desktop in which your program software is installed. This infrastructure uses a non-persistent environment, similar to an in-person computer lab. You will need to install the VMWare Horizon Client to access and use a virtual lab for class assignments and projects that require specialized software applications.

Important things to remember when using the Virtual Lab:

  • The Virtual Lab System Requirements are posted in the Virtual Lab Documentation. Check to be sure your machine will be able to download and use the Lab.
  • Saving your work will require you to save to an external hard drive, your local hard drive, or a USB drive. See the saving instructions above for details.
  • There is a 3-hour inactive time-out in place. If you are inactive in a session for three hours, your session will time out and you will lose any unsaved work.
  • You will see a new, clean desktop each time you log in. Items saved on the desktop will not roll over onto a new session.

Keywords:Virtual, Desktop, lab, Infrastructure, installation, use, vmware, horizon, Data, map, lab, virtual lab, health, information, management, technology, himt   Doc ID:98117
Owner:Christy S.Group:UWEX Sandbox
Created:2020-02-19 17:26 CDTUpdated:2020-02-21 10:59 CDT
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