VPN Remote Desktop - Determining the Asset Tag Number of Your Work Computer

To be able to remotely connect to your work desktop computer using the VPN, you must first know the name or Asset Tag number of your work desktop computer.

On your work desktop computer, move the mouse over the Start button in the lower left hand corner of your monitor (as indicated by the red arrow shown below)

     

Click with the mouse over the Start button and program menu will appear.  Your work desktop computer Asset Tag number is located above the Control Panel entry on the program menu (as indicated by the red box and red arrow shown below).

 

Record your desktop computer Asset Tag number for use with the VPN..

Reminder:  You should log off your work desktop computer and not power it off to be able to connect to it remotely using the VPN.  You must leave your work desktop computer powered on




Keywords:vpn remote desktop vrd asset tag   Doc ID:40470
Owner:Eric B.Group:UW-Extension and Colleges
Created:2014-05-29 09:57 CDTUpdated:2014-05-29 09:59 CDT
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