Remote Desktop Services (RDS) - macOS

This article provides instructions for access RDS Applications hosted by Student Affairs IT (SAITS) using Microsoft Remote Desktop 10+

Full-time staff requesting access to RDS Apps must make a request with SAITS. Upon approval the staff member will be added to the appropriate groups to grant access.

Initial Setup:

1: Install the Microsoft Remote Desktop 10 Application
    Managed devices should have it available in Self Service
    To download the application from the Mac App Store, click the following link: Microsoft Remote Desktop 10 Mac App Store

Microsoft Remote Desktop

2: Adding a Workspace:
To use RDS you must either be on campus connected to Ethernet, UWMWifi. If off-campus, connect to the GlobalProtect VPN first.

3: Launch Microsoft Remote Desktop
Select the Workspaces tab, click the Add Workspace button OR click the plus (+) drop-down menu and select Add Workspace.

Microsoft Remote Desktop Workspace tab

4: Enter the following workspace URL:

5: Click Add.

Microsoft Remote Desktop Adding a Workspace

6: Enter your User Account in the following format: OR AD\ePanther

RDS Sign-in

7: Enter your credentials as follows:
    Domain\ePanther (ex: AD\ePanther)

8:. Double-Click the Application you would like to launch (Ex: EMS).

Workspace menu

9: Enter your credentials as follows:
    Domain\ePanther (ex: AD\ePanther)

RDS App sign-in

10: Enter your application related credentials if required.

EMS login

Keywords:EMS,macOS,EZCare2,FSS,Food Service Suite   Doc ID:117045
Owner:Emmitt H.Group:UW-Milwaukee Help Desk
Created:2022-03-01 14:22 CDTUpdated:2022-09-30 13:45 CDT
Sites:UW-Milwaukee Help Desk
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