Accessing Resources using Remote Desktop

Many resources offered by the HPC team may be accessed using Microsoft Remote Desktop.

  1. To connect to Koko start Microsoft Remote Desktop
  2. In the computer field enter koko.fau.edu.
  3. Press Connect
  4. If prompted to confirm the identity of the remote computer click “Yes”.
  5. When prompted enter your FAUNet ID and password
  6. Press Log In

Use guidelines:

RDP sessions are automatically closed if idle (disconnected) for more than 4 hours. We recommend running non-X11 tasks using screen to prevent loss of data.

Users are not guaranteed  to reconnect to the same RDP session if disconnected. (However this usually does occur)