***With the Remote Desktop Gateway you can use your Personal Desktop Computer from off campus. You will have the same access to all campus resources as you do in your office.

***Your office computer must be powered on.


From the Apple app store locate Microsoft Remote Desktop, download and install onto your computer.

Select the + sign and select “Add PC”. Enter the hostname of your Owens computer.


From the “User account” drop down menu select “Add user account”. Enter OCCAD\ then your user name. Fill in the password field and give the account a friendly name (optional).

From the “Gateway” drop down menu select “Add Gateway”.

Gateway name: rdpgateway.owens.edu

Friendly name: Optional

User account: Select the user account you created earlier

Uncheck the options as shown below.

Click the “Add” button when finished. Double click on your new connection.


To disconnect from your Owens computer, select the Windows icon, power options then select “Disconnect”.


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