Sidmouth College Remote Access

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How to access the Sidmouth College remote server:

Instructions for Windows
Instructions for iPhone or iPad
Instructions Android phones and tablets
Instructions for Mac

Remote Access on Windows

Click on the Start > All Programs > Accessories > Remote Desktop Connection link as in the picture below:

Enter access.sidmouthcollege.devon.sch.uk in the Computer box and click the Connect button:

Click on Use another account

Enter your username and password. Your username should be entered as e-learn\username as in the picture:

Click OK and you will connect to the server. (You can also check the Remember my credentials box).

Remote Access on iPhone and iPad

Install the Microsoft Remote Desktop app by searching the App Store or following this iTunes link: https://itunes.apple.com/gb/app/microsoft-remote-desktop/id714464092

Open Microsoft Remote Desktop.

Tap New Remote Desktop.

Type in Sidmouth College Remote Access under Connection name.

Put in access.sidmouthcollege.devon.sch.uk for the PC name.

Tap User name and enter e-learn\[username] and your password in the boxes. Tap Save at the top right. (You will have to edit the password here when you change it).

Tap Save at the top right.

The connection will be saved in the list of Remote Desktops, just tap to connect.

To change the mouse cursor to follow your taps instead of dragging the cursor:
Tap the name at the top of the screen next to the keyboard icon, then tap the mouse cursor icon at the top left.

 

Remote Access on Android phones and tablets

Open the Google Play Store

Search for and install and open Microsoft Remote Desktop.

Tap the plus sign on the bottom left of the app to add a new computer.

Type in Sidmouth College Remote Access under Connection name.

Put in access.sidmouthcollege.devon.sch.uk for the PC name.

Under User name, enter e-learn\[username] and enter your password for that account under Password below that.

Tap Done at the top right to save.

The connection will be saved in the list of Remote Desktops, just tap to connect.

To change the mouse cursor to follow your taps instead of dragging the cursor:
Tap the name at the top of the screen next to the keyboard icon, then tap the mouse cursor icon at the top left.

 

Remote Access on Mac OSX

Download the Microsoft Remote Desktop Client from the Mac App Store.
Create a Remote Desktop – On the Connection Center screen, click New.


In the Edit Remote Desktops window, enter information for the remote desktop connection:

    • Connection name (Optional): Use Sidmouth College Remote Desktop, for example.
    • PC name: access.sidmouthcollege.devon.sch.uk
    • Credentials: The user name and password to be used. Use e-learn\username and your password here.
    • Click the close button to save the remote desktop.
    • Start a Remote Desktop Connection: Double-click the remote desktop connection.

If you are in full screen mode, the menu bar at the top of the screen will be hidden. This remote connection menu bar includes tools you can use to navigate the session.

 

Click the link to download the instructions Sidmouth College Remote Access