Setting up your Mac OSX for the cloud


  1. Download the Microsoft Remote Desktop Client from the  AppStore.
  2. Add Remote Resources and Connect
  1. Click Remote Resources 

  2. In the Remote Resources window, enter information for the Remote Resource and Click Refresh:

  3. Once it finishes refreshing, you'll see "Successfully Loaded Remote Resources". Then you may close this window by clicking the Red Dot as shown. 

  4. The remote resources will be displayed and you may click on your Company ID to Connect: 



Setting up your iPad or iPhone

  1. Download the Microsoft Remote Desktop Client from iTunes/AppStore.
  2. Add Remote Resources
    1. On the Connection Center screen, under Configuration tap Remote Resources.
    2. In the Remote Resources window, enter information for the Remote Resource:
      1. URL: https://connect.hostmyit.com
      2. User name: <your email address>
      3. Password: <your Hosted Desktop password>
  3. Tap Save. The remote resources will be displayed in the Connection Center.
  4. Tap on your resource to connect.

Setting up your iPad or iPhone with the new RD Client App (if you just downloaded the app recently)

  1. Download the Microsoft Remote Desktop Client from iTunes/AppStore.
  2. press the + icon to add a new desktop 

3. Press add remote resource feed

4. Press the feed url and enter https://connect.hostmyit.com/rdweb/feed into the dialogue box and press done. 



5. Click the user name box and enter. Your user name is your email address and your password is your Cloud desktop password. Press save when you are through. 


When you have entered both fields click save. 

You will now see the desktops available to you. Click the box to launch the desktop