Here are the quick steps to get Remote Desktop setup and running on your iOS device.  For more detailed information, scroll down to "Detailed Instructions".

 

Simple Instructions:

 

  1. Download "Microsoft Remote Desktop" (from Microsoft Corporation) from the App Store.
  2. Launch the app (named "RD Client")
  1. On the "What's new…." popup, slide the button at the bottom next to "Show again" to the left (to turn it off), and touch "Done"
  1. Touch "Add Remote Desktop"
  1. Touch the following three items to setup:
    1. Connection Name (change to MTA)
    2. PC Name (change to gateway.massteacher.org)
    3. User name (change to youremail@massteacher.org)  -- (replace youremail with your username)
  1. Touch "Save"
  1. To launch the Remote Desktop , just touch the line that says "MTA" under Remote Desktops

 

Notes:

 

Move your finger around on the screen to move the cursor.

 

To Click, tap once.

 

To right click, tap with two fingers.

 

 

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Detailed Instructions:

 

  1. Download "Microsoft Remote Desktop" (from Microsoft Corporation) from the App Store.

 

  1. Launch "App Store"
  1. Search for "Remote Desktop"

 

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  1. Next to "Microsoft Remote Desktop", click "Free"  (Note:  may say "Get" instead of "Free")

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  1. Enter your Apple Account Information When Prompted

 

  1. Click "Install"

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  1. Once it has finished installing, It will say "Open" next to Microsoft Remote Desktop (Where "Install" had been).  Click that.  (In the future, you'll just launch the app by clicking the app on the iPad named "RD Client".)

 

  1. Touch the + (plus sign) in the upper right corner.

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  1. Touch "Add PC or Server"

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  1. On the  Line where it says "PC Name" touch "Host name or IP address", then enter gateway.massteacher.org as the host name.  Finally, click "Done"

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  1. On the line where it says "User Name", touch "Prompt for user name and password", then touch "Add User Account"

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  1. Enter your full e-mail address and the password that you use to logon to your computer at work.

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  1. Verify that the settings looks similar to those in this graphic, and touch "Save".

 

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  1. To launch the Remote Desktop , just touch the square above the line that says "gateway.massteacher.org" under My Desktops

 

Notes:

 

Move your finger around on the screen to move the cursor.

 

To Click, tap once.

 

To right click, tap with two fingers.

 

When you are in Word, to open something from eDOCS, click the "DM" tab, then click "Open from DM"; to save something into eDOCS, click the "DM" tab, then click "SaveAS"

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If you need assistance, please feel free to contact the ITS Helpdesk at extension 8116.

 

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