The OHIO Virtual Desktop Infrastructure (VDI) provides remote access to specific Ohio University software using a full Windows desktop environment from any PC, Mac, iOS or Android device. This access allows users to connect to select University resources from a personal device.

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Pinned Article Help & Resources - VMware Horizon (VDI)

Help and Resources for working with VMware Horizon (VDI)

Getting started with VMware Horizon (VDI)

Answers to Frequently Asked Questions related to Virtual Desktops

Setting up VDI Client on Android

Download and install the VMware Horizon client on your device running Android to access VDI

Setting up VDI client on iOS

Download and install the VMware Horizon client on your device running Windows to access VDI

Setting up VDI Client on Mac OS

Download and install the VMware Horizon client on your device running Mac OS

Setting up VDI Client on Windows

Downloading & installing the VMware Horizon client on your Windows device to access mydesktop.ohio.edu

Software available in VDI

List of software accessible by VDI

Using a VMware Horizon to Access SPSS

Launching SPSS through the VMware Horizon Client