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  1. Login to with your Syracuse University email address and password.
  2. Make sure your Virtual Machine is Running using the toggle.
  3. Select the networked-computer icon in the bottom right, as shown in the following image, to connect to the lab's VM.

  4. Do one of the following steps:

    1. For Windows virtual machines, save the RDP file to the hard disk. Open the RDP file to connect to the virtual machine. Use the user name and password you get from your instructor to sign in to the machine.

    2. For Linux virtual machines, you can use SSH or RDP (if it's enabled) the provided SSH link to connect to them.

    3. If you are using a Mac to connect to a lab VM, follow instructions in the next section.