A Remote Desktop Connection to your computer at WPI allows access to applications used by that WPI computer.

WPI Computer Requirements

  • Machine must be Powered On
  • Machine must be connected to the WPI Network
  • Remote Desktop configured to allow connections from other computers
    1. Click on the Start Menu
    2. Search for: This PC
    3. Right click on This PC
    4. Choose Properties
    5. Select the Remote Settings menu
    6. Ensure the following is checked: Allow connections only from computers running Remote Desktop with Network Level Authentication (recommended)

Off-Campus Computer Requirements

  • Machine must be Powered On
  • Machine must be connected to the WPI Network through the VPN
  • Remote Desktop Connection application installed