ITS Labs & Classrooms - How to open files while using V-Lab

This document is a summary of how to open files while using V-Lab

Issue:  How to open a file while using V-Lab

Environment:  V-Lab (Remote Software Access)

Resolution:

To open files from a Remote Software session, you will need to make sure you have the checked "Drives" box when you connected, as shown below.

Image that shows the boxes that you need to check when opening files from a Remote Software session

Then, when using any application, use the open function as you would normally.  When prompted for a location, choose "C on 'computer name'" or "home on 'computer name'" to open files saved locally on your computer.

Windows Example:

Image of how to open a file while using a Windows operating system.

Mac Example:
Image of how to open a file using a Mac operating system.

Link to the instructional page for opening a file while using V-Lab. - http://www.siue.edu/its/labsclassrooms/vlab/how-to-open.shtml



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Owner:Sheryl L.Group:Southern Illinois University Edwardsville
Created:2017-03-02 10:29 CDTUpdated:2017-03-02 10:39 CDT
Sites:Southern Illinois University Edwardsville
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