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Virtual Labs: Windows

Use popular University-licensed software remotely on your personal Windows computer from anywhere with a broadband Internet connection!

1. Install the VMware Horizon View client

Install the Windows 10/8 application from the Windows Store or the 32-bit or 64-bit version of VMware Horizon Client for Windows 7.

During the installation, you will be prompted to enter the "Default View Connection Server". Set this field to virtuallab.ucsd.edu

Win Default Server

2. Log in and access your Virtual Lab!

Open the VMware View client and click to connect.

Win Connect

Enter your username and password in the next window and leave the Domain to AD. This is the same username and password you use to log into Webmailand TritonEd

Win Log In

Once you've logged in, select the lab you want to access and connect!

Win Select Lab


Wondering where to save your files? Be sure to check out our Frequently Asked Questions.