Virtual Lab (VLab): LSU Overview




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General Information

The LSU Virtual Lab (VLab) is an online service which allows students to log into a Virtual Computer to access software that is installed in the computer lab. VLab is available 24-hours a day, 7-days a week. 

Download & Install VMware Client

Windows--  Download Link & Installation Instructions.

Mac--  Download Link & Installation Instructions.

Linux--  Download Link & Installation Instructions.

iPad--  Install, Configure and Use the VMware Client App.
 

Open & Launch a VLab Desktop

Windows--  Launch the VLab Desktop (VMware Client).

Mac--  Launch the VLab Desktop (VMware Client).

Linux--  Launch the VLab Desktop (VMware Client).
 

Desktops Available & Software Installed

VMware View Desktop ArcGIS 

  • ArcGIS 10.1:  
    • ArcGlobe, ArcMap, ArcScene & ArcCatalog.
       
  • Basic Software:  
    • Microsoft Office 2013, Windows Accessories & Symantec Endpoint Protection.
       
  • Media Players:  
    • QuickTime Player, RealPlayer & Windows Media Player.
       
  • Web Browsers:  
    • Chrome, Firefox & Internet Explorer.

 

VMware View Desktop Engineering.

  • Autodesk 2015:
    • AutoCAD, AutoCAD Architecture, AutoCAD Civil 3D, AutoCAD Electrical, AutoCAD Map 3D, AutoCAD Mechanical, AutoCAD MEP, AutoCAD Plant 3D, AutoCAD Raster Design, AutoCAD Structural Detailing, AutoCAD Utility Design, Autodesk 3ds Max Design, Autodesk Data Management, Autodesk Infrastructure Modeler, Autodesk Inventor, Autodesk Mudbox, Autodesk Quantity Takeoff, Autodesk Robot Structural Analysis, Autodesk Showcase, Autodesk Simulation, Autodesk Simulation Moldflow Adviser, Backburner, Composite, Content Service, DWG TrueView, Navisworks, Navisworks Manage & SketchBook Designer.
       
  • Basic Software:
    • Microsoft Office 2013, Windows Accessories, Symantec Endpoint Protection, XPS Viewer & Ease of Access.
       
  • Media Players:
    • QuickTime Player, RealPlayer & Windows Media Player.
       
  • Web Browsers:
    • Chrome, Firefox & Internet Explorer.
       
  • Additional Software: 
    • Solidworks, Anysys. 

 

VMware View Desktop General*.

  • Miscellaneous Software:  
    • Cygwin, EndNote, FreeMat, Gaussian 09W, GaussView 5.0, GeoMedia Professional, Maple 18, Mathcad 15, MATLAB R2014a, Mathematica, SolidWorks 2012, SAS 9.3 with Enterprise Guide, SALT 2012, PuTTY, SPSS Statistics 22 & SPSS Amos 22.
       
  • Basic Software:
    • Microsoft Office 2013, Windows Accessories, Symantec Endpoint Protection, XPS Viewer & Ease of Access.
       
  • Extra Software:
    • Adobe Reader XI, PowerPoint Viewer, Notepad++, Movie Maker, RealNetworks, VideoLAN, Python 3.3, Visual Studio 2013, Microsoft Expression & NetBeans.
       
  • Media Players
    • QuickTime Player, RealPlayer & Windows Media Player.
       
  • Web Browsers:
    • Chrome, Firefox & Internet Explorer.

 

VMware View Desktop Internet Explorer.

  • Basic Software:
    • Microsoft Office 2010, Windows Accessories, Symantec Endpoint Protection, XPS Viewer & Ease of Access.
       
  • Media Players:
    • QuickTime Player, RealPlayer & Windows Media Player.
       
  • Web Browsers:
    • Chrome, Internet Explorer 9 & Firefox.

 

VMware View Desktop KaleidaGraph.

  • Basic Software:
    • Microsoft Office 2010, Windows Accessories, Symantec Endpoint Protection, XPS Viewer & Ease of Access.
       
  • Media Players:
    • QuickTime Player, RealPlayer & Windows Media Player.
       
  • Web Browsers:
    • Chrome, Internet Explorer 9 & Firefox.
       

Important Notes & Information

LSU Support & Policy Statements

Help Desk Contact Information

Policy Statements



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