In response to the increased requestes to work for home, we have setup a Remote Desktop for you to work form any computer (VT-issued or Personal). 

Outlook, shared drives, google file stream, etc are all ready to be used without being installed on your local comptuer. 

Preparations

  1. Request Access through the Pamplin IT Help Desk
    You will receive confirmation once access has been granted.

All department and dean's office administrative support have already been given access.

Video Instructions

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Setup

  • Open Remote Desktop Connection

Computer: remote.pamplin.vt.edu:2020

User Name: [pid]@vt.edu

  • Hit Connect

PC Name: remote.pamplin.vt.edu:2020

User account: {Your option, you can add [pid]@vt.edu}

General Tab

Friendly name: Pamplin VCL

Group: Saved Desktops

Gateway: No gateway

  •  Hit Add
  • Start Remote Session