HUB Administrative Staff: Connect to HUB from your
personally-owned Linux machine.
While in the virtual environment, you will have access to
several useful programs:
- Adobe Reader
- Microsoft Excel
- Microsoft Word
- Internet Explorer
- Mozilla Firefox
There are two ways to leave the rdesktop client:
Disconnecting from the remote machine means that you
close your remote desktop client application, but remain logged in.
If you reconnect immediately after you disconnect, you will find
that your "session" has been saved: any programs you had open will
remain open. HOWEVER, this session will only be saved for 24
hours, after which time all program states and unsaved work will
- Close the rdesktop or Terminal window by clicking the orange x
in the upper left.
- A window appears warning asking Close this terminal?
Click Close Terminal.
Logging Off from the remote machine is like logging off
your computer. All programs are closed, and unsaved work will be
- Click the Windows Start button at the bottom of the
window and select Log off.
- You will be prompted to save any unsaved work.
- The window closes.