Information Technology Services
Truman State University - Virtual Desktop Software DownloadTruman State University's virtual desktop environment is available to give you access to the same software and resources available in our public computer labs and classrooms from your personal computer system even if you live on campus or off campus.
If you have any questions, please contact the ITS HelpDesk at 660-785-4544.
- For off campus connections you must first be connected to campus via the VPN. For more information see our VPN documentation.
- The virtual desktop connection will give you a full screen remote connection to the same system that is available in our labs and classrooms. It will appear to you as if you are in front of a computer lab system. You can access any of the software on the current image, access your Y: drive, etc.
- You must have a broadband connection to use the virtual desktops from off campus. It will not work over a dial-up connection.
- For the best experience use the client software for your system or device. For quick connections you can access the virtual desktops in your web brower by going to https://virtualdesktop.truman.edu.
Windows client instructions
Mac OS X - Current version
Mac OS X - Mac OS X 10.5
iPad - Specify "view.truman.edu" as connection server
Android - Specify "view.truman.edu" as connection server
Kindle Fire - Specify "view.truman.edu" as connection server
Linux - Ubuntu
Any HTML5 Web browser - Connect to any of the following sites and choose "HTML Access":