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Remote desktop

Remote desktop

How to reach Remote Desktop via kontor.oslomet.no - for remote access, software and research servers.

Why Remote Desktop?

Login to kontor.oslomet.no makes it possible to reach MIME and other services you would otherwise need VPN for.

Multi-factor authentication (MFA) is required for kontor.oslomet.no. Please enable your account for MFA before connecting.

  • Connect Windows computer to kontor.oslomet.no

    Requirements

    Multi-factor authentication (MFA) is required for kontor.oslomet.no. Please enable your account for MFA before connecting.

    1. Login to kontor.oslomet.no

    Go to https://kontor.oslomet.no

    1. Username: username@oslomet.no

    2. Password: OsloMet-password

    3. Press Sign in

    2. Eksternt Skrivebord

    Click on the Eksternt Skrivebord icon.

    Skjermbilde av kontor.oslomet.no med pil som peker på "Eksternt skrivebord"-ikon.

    3. Access to Remote Desktop Connection

    Open the downloaded file.

    Skjerbilde som viser at nedlastet fil dukker opp i bunn av skjermen. Klikk på nedlastet fil for å installere.

    4. Choose "Connect" to start the remote connection

    Skjermbilde av remote desktop. Klikk "Connect" for å koble til.

    5. Continue login 

    A) Enter username@oslomet.no and your OsloMet password. Click ok.

    Skjermbilde som viser hvor man legger inn passord og brukernavn.

    B) Remote desktop uses multi-factor authentication (MFA). Approve the connection in your Microsoft Authenticator app.

    5. Windows Start menu

    If your login suceeds you´ll now see your Microsoft Windows environment.

    6. Questions or problems?

    Please contact itservicedesk@oslomet.no if you have any questions or problems.

  • Connect Mac to kontor.oslomet.no

    Requirements

    Multi-factor authentication (MFA) is required for kontor.oslomet.no. Please enable your account for MFA before connecting. Also Microsoft Remote Desktop must be installed. 

    1. Open Microsoft Remote Desktop

    • Go to kontor.oslomet.no
    • Log in using your OsloMet email address: username@oslomet.no and your password.
    • Select the application you want to use. 
    • Open the downloaded file.

    2. Microsoft Remote Desktop

    You can access a number of other applications via Remote Desktop connection.

    • Start the desired application from the list.

    See the screenshot below.

    Skjermbilde: Viser alle programmer i Remote Resources som du kan bruke på Mac.

    3 Access to applications - Apps

    To see all apps or applications open Eksternt skrivebord (remote desktop)

    • Click the icon for Windows on the left bottom corner.
    • This opens the Start menu, see the screenshot below.

    Skjermbilde: klikk på ikonet for Windows nede i venstre hjørnet for tilgang til flere menyer/apps

    • Select the arrow at the bottom of the screen - to access all applications.
    • All applications that are accessible via Remote Desktop for Mac, see the screenshot below.

    Skjermbilde: Alle apps eller programmer via remote desktop

    4. To navigate in Windows Explorer

    To return one or more steps or navigate in Windows Explorer, you can navigate in the menu. See the screenshot below.

    • Select Desktop or Computer - to access the desktop environment.
    • Select: File Explorer - to access your files and folders in your home directory.

    Skjermbilde: Alle tilganger fra Start-meny

    5. Log off Remote Desktop

    • Go to the Windows menu: Select the icon for Windows or the Start menu at the bottom left to get the screen below.
    • Disconnect: The icon to turn off / Disconnect is to the right of your name. See screenshot below.

    Skjermbilde: Hvordan logge ut av Remote Desktop

    • Click: Disconnect

    Skjermbilde: Hvordan logge ut av Remote Desktop

IT Service Desk

IT Service Desk

Contact information

Phone :
(+47) 67235555
E-mail :
Place/Address :
SG29 (Ground floor) / Kjeller (1st floor)
Time/Opening Hours :
Phone / Email: Weekdays 08-16:00 (Fridays to 15:00)
Service Desks @ Campus Kjeller:
Weekdays 09-15:00
Url :
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Due to the Covid/Omikrom situation we recommend all employees and students to contact us by phone or email. Please book an appointment in andvance, and use a face mask if you need to visit one of our service desks.