Accessing Rack Servers via Rentals Page

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Accessing Rack Servers via Rentals Page

Last updated: March 22, 2019

The Control Panel accessed from the Rack Rentals page has a Remote Desktop Access tab that allows you to connect to the remote desktop of the Windows VMs using HTML5. From here, you can connect to to any of your rack servers without needing a VPN connection or RDP client.

  1. Log in to your Rentals account.
  2. Locate the session in the Current Sessions panel.
  3. Click Control Panel next to the session you want to control.
  4. From the Remote Desktop Access tab, left-click on the device that you want to control.

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A new browser window will open giving you Remote Desktop control of the Windows virtual machine.

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You can use one of the local web browser clients on the Windows VM to connect to one the Cisco servers within the rack environment as mentioned in Servers Accessed Using a Web Browser.

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