Setting Up NoMachine for CS Courses

Downloading and Installing NoMachine Software

You should only have to do this once, unless you have multiple personal computers that you use.

Go to NoMachine Enterprise Client, download the NoMachine Enterprise Client version appropriate to your computer, and then install the software.

Creating a Connection to Phoenix

Generally, should only have to do this once. If you switch computers, or your computer gets a case of the "hiccups," you may have to do this again.

If you have a newer version of the NoMachine client (downloaded December, 2020 or later), see Creating a Connection to Phoenix.

If you have an older version of the NoMachine client (downloaded prior to December, 2020), see Creating a Connection to Phoenix, Version 6.

Opening a Virtual Desktop on Phoenix

You'll do this each time you log in to phoenix. You have to create a connection to phoenix before you can open a virtual desktop. The end of each of the videos shows how to configure accounts for DMC 105. Skip that part. See the parenthetical comments below for when to stop each video.

See Opening a Virtual Desktop on Phoenix.

Changing Your Password

If your phoenix account was created prior to Fall 2021, your desktop will look like the following. Open the System menu, select Preferences, then select Personal, then select Password.



If your phoenix account was created Fall 2021 or later, your desktop will look like the following. Click the pair of keys in the top panel to change your password.




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