1. Navigate to https://remotedesktop.runshaw.ac.uk/rdweb
Here you will be prompted to enter a username and password. Depending on your
setup at home, your username will have to be entered in one of the following
• abcd01
• abcd01@runshaw.net
• abcd01@runshaw.ac.uk
• runshaw_net\abcd01
Replace abcd01 with your own username.
Password: this should be your college password

2. On the next page, click the icon named ‘Runshaw Remote Desktop’

3. At this stage you will be prompted to state that you are connecting to a remote
computer. Select ‘Connect’.
N.B. It is possible that you may be prompted with a Windows Security box to enter your
credentials again, this should again be entered in one of the above formats

4. You will then be prompted with a brief connection message. This is just confirming
that you are creating a remote session and no action is required.

5. Once connected you will be prompted with the standard IT Access Usage and ESafety
Policy message as if you were logging on to a college PC.