Virtual Desktops Mobile Setup

IT Services provides a suite of virtual desktop environments, such as vLab for students and customized department environments for faculty and staff. To access your virtual desktop, install the VMware mobile app.

iPhone and iPad Setup

  1. Install VMware Horizon Client from Apple's App Store.
  2. Open the Horizon app and enter "https://vdesk2.uark.edu" as the server address.
  3. (Optional) Enter a server description, for example, "UARK vDesk."
  4. Tap Add Server.
  5. Enter your UARK username and password. Tap Login.
  6. Tap the vLab server icon to connect.

Android Setup

  1. Install VMware Horizon Client from the Google Play Store.
  2. Open the VMware Horizon app and enter "https://vdesk2.uark.edu" as the server name or address.
  3. (Optional) Enter a server description, for example, "UARK vDesk."
  4. Tap Connect.
  5. Enter your UARK email address and password. Tap Connect.

Updated 09/29/2015


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