Getting Online at Home

We provide full access to a school desktop from, using Windows Remote Desktop.(click the image below)

Log in with your network details and select West Hill School:

You may get the warning message below, this is a windows security feature, click on Connect.

The Pupil Desktop will be displayed which is identical to the one used in school.

 

If you have problems connecting download the latest Microsoft Remote Desktop and install it

 

Microsoft Remote Desktop Configuration

 

 

Configure Remote Resource

Once you start the client software, you should see…

 

 

 

Click on the + icon in the top right of the screen

You should then see

 

Select Remote Resources

This will then display

 

 

Click in the field to enter the URL of the Remote Portal

For West Hill School, this is

RDSH.WestHillSchool.co.uk

 

The program will prompt you for credentials

Either select Add User Account

 

 

Enter your credentials in the form:

westhillschool\<username>

<Password>

 

Click Save

You should see Desktops and Apps tabs near the top, select Desktops:

 

Click on icon called West Hill School, this will start your remote session.