Using RHV Virtual Desktops

  1. If you haven't installed the virt-viewer program, do that first. (See RHV Client Installation Instructions.)  Even
    if you have installed virt-viewer in the past, you may want to upgrade to the latest version.
  2. Direct your browser to the User Portal via the URL
  3. Log into the User Portal with your campus username and password.
  4. You should see icons for the Virtual Desktops that you have access to, such as the one below:

RHEV User Portal VM icon

  1. Attach to a virtual desktop with the "Up" button RHEV User Portal up button.
  2. Double-click on the virtual desktop icon. Your browser should download a file named console.vv.
  3. Your browser will have an option to Open the console.vv file. Open the file and the Remote Viewer
    client should appear and connect to the virtual desktop.
  4. Please shut down the virtual desktop when you are finished using it.


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