Remote Access

Remote Access Client on your device will allow you quick and easy access to School resources like:

  • Your Home Folder.
  • Software that you use at School directly on your device.
  • The School Intranet.

IMPORTANT!
This is a one off installation. Once installed you can access the School resources directly through the Remote Client.

To install the Remote Client, look at the appropriate instructions for your device below.

Microsoft Windows

Step 1

To save the remote desktop icon onto your home computer click here (in Chrome right click and 'Save Link as...' )

Step 2

Once saved, double click the icon

Step 3

When asked, click connect

Step 4

Enter your school username and password (Please ensure that you type SCH4304\ before your username. e.g. SCH4304\2008SmithsBA)

Apple Mac

Step 1

Download the Apple Mac RDP Client (by Microsoft) from here 

Step 2

 When RDP Client is run for the first time, you will have the option to configure it.

Step 3

Make sure that Connection Properties is filled in as below. This is the only time you will have to configure these settings as they are saved on your machine.

PC name: remote.kingalfred.somerset.sch.uk
Username:  e.g. SCH4304\2008SmithsBA
Password: please leave this field blank / empty

Ipad/iPhone

Step 1

Download the iPad/iPhone RDP Client (by Microsoft) from the App Store. Details here 

Step 2

Make sure that when you add a RDP Connection you fill in the follow details:

PC name: remote.kingalfred.somerset.sch.uk
Username: e.g. SCH4304\2008SmithsBA
Password: please leave this field blank / empty

Android

Step 1

Download the Android RDP Client (by Microsoft) from here , alternatively search the Android Marketplace for RDP Client (by Microsoft).

Step 2

Make sure that when you add a RDP Connection you fill in the follow details:

Server: remote.kingalfred.somerset.sch.uk
Username: e.g. SCH4304\2008SmithsBA
Password: please leave this field blank / empty

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