EE Computing Lab Remote Access

From A Mac

  1. Download and install xquartz from the xquartz web site:
  2. Launch xquartz by searching for X11 in spotlight (search bar in upper right hand corner of the screen)
  3. After launching X11, a screen will pop up labelled xterm
  4. Inside the xterm window type: “ssh  -X” where uni is your replaced by your uni
  5. Type in your password you received in your account email when prompted.
  6. Once you are logged in type 'virtuoso'

From a PC


  1. Download  and install mobaxterm from here
  2. Open mobaxterm and type “ssh”.
  3. Type 'virtuoso'

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