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Logging Into Your Cloud Desktop With a Smart Box

-The Smart Box connects directly to your Cloud Desktop viathe network
-To connect, turn on the box by pressing the power button
-Type in your username (FirstInitialLastName) and password
     -Default Password: P@ssw0rd (note the zero)
-You should see “Windows 7 Desktop” click connect

Logging Into Your Cloud Desktop Using a Computer

The VMware View Client software should already be installed on your computer, if not
-Go to https://vdi.templeisraelnyc.org
     -Download/install the software for your system
     -Connection Server: vdi.templeisraelnyc.org
     -Click Connect
     -Type in your username and password

You can also access the software within your web browser
-Go to https://vdi.templeisraelnyc.org    
     -Select VM Horizon View HTML Access
     -Type in your username and password

To Change Your Password

-Your default password is now P@ssw0rd (note the zero)
-While logged into your Cloud Desktop, press CTRL+ALT+INSERT and click on the Change Password button
-Click on your name and type in the new password twice
-The password must be at least 7 characters in length, contain a letter, number and a character.

Checking Your Email from Outside the Office

-If you want to simply check your email without going through the steps of logging into your Cloud Desktop go to: https://mail.templeisraelnyc.org
-Type in your username and password

Connecting to the Cloud via iPad

-Download the VMWare “Horizon” app from the app store
-Open the app
-Type vdi.templeisraelnyc.org into the server bar
-Type in your username and password
-Click connect

Resetting your cloud desktop

-If you need to perform a hard reset of your Cloud Desktop follow these steps
-When connecting from a smart box, after typing in your password and logging into the first screen but BEFORE you click on LOGIN to open up your Cloud Desktop you will see a button “Reset VM”. Click on it and wait 3‐5 minutes, then try logging in again
-When connecting from a PC, after typing in your password but BEFORE you click on the LOGIN button, select the little gray circle and reset the desktop from there