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Instructions: How to Connect to UTSA MyAppsVDIYou can quickly access the VDI by using your web browser and going to: https://myappsvdi.utsa.edu/. Youwill use your UTSA ID and Passphrase to login.You will be presented with the VDI’s currently entitled to your account. Select Student General toaccess the Student VDI.One UTSA Circle San Antonio, Texas 78249 (210) 458-4555 (210) 458-5866

First-time Users will be presented with the screen to select either the HTML 5 client or the VMwareHorizon Client. Select HTML 5 to continue to access the VDI via the browser.After about a minute you will be presented with the Windows 10 virtual machine:One UTSA Circle San Antonio, Texas 78249 (210) 458-4555 (210) 458-5866

For more options, select the side tab bar:And you will be presented with this:One UTSA Circle San Antonio, Texas 78249 (210) 458-4555 (210) 458-5866

In the Options you may select: CTRL-ALT-Delete, File Transfer, and Menu.Note: Copy and Paste feature is currently disabled.Troubleshooting steps:White screen: If you see a white screen after selecting your VDI, during the “Just a moment” startup page, it is normal. The system is trying to find you an available PC to utilize. Just give it about aminute to load.One UTSA Circle San Antonio, Texas 78249 (210) 458-4555 (210) 458-5866

F5 – Horizon broken icon: If presented with the image below. Select the HorizonView VDI.app link.You will be presented with the window below. Please select Try Again.You will be presented with a second login window. Please enter your UTSA credentials andpassphrase.One UTSA Circle San Antonio, Texas 78249 (210) 458-4555 (210) 458-5866

If authenticated properly, you will be presented with the standard page where your VDI’s arepresented.One UTSA Circle San Antonio, Texas 78249 (210) 458-4555 (210) 458-5866

VPN issues: If the user is currently connected to VPN, they are unable to access the VDI page as ituses the same F5 tunnel. Users will just get “this site can’t be reached” error.”Other possible errors:Duo authentication error: confirm if user has Duo account created.Wrong username and password: confirm user is not locked out of their account and is currently partof the Active Students Security group.Browser compatibility: Verify customer is in the most up to date version of their browser.Unable to view Student General VDI: Verify customer is part of the Active Students security group.Unable to access web page: Is the customer connected to VPN? Is the customer connected to theinternet? What is customer’s internet speed? Who is customers ISP? Can they access it throughanother device, another browser, or another network? Things to gather are possibly Browser version,OS version, ISP, and speed test.Application issues: Customer is missing a feature in the applications.One UTSA Circle San Antonio, Texas 78249 (210) 458-4555 (210) 458-5866

You will be presented with the VDI's currently entitled to your account. Select Student_General to access the Student VDI. One UTSA Circle San Antonio, Texas 78249 (210) 458-4555 (210) 458-5866 . First-time Users will be presented with the screen to select either the HTML 5 client or the VMware