Middlebury

Enable Extended Desktop on Thin Clients

  1. Power on the Thin Client. It will login automatically under a generic username.
  2. Click on Stary => Shutdown and choose "Log Off User". Click OK and immediately press and hold the Shift key on the keyboard.
  3. At the login screen release the shift key and login with the username "Administrator" (you can obtain the password from the lab managers).
  4. When logged in as Administrator, double-click the orange icon on the Desktop labeled "Disable Write Filter". The computer will reboot.
  5. Repeat steps 1 and 2 to login again as Administrator.
  6. Open Start => Settings => Control Panel => Display => Settings tab.
  7. Select the second monitor and check the box "Extend my Windows desktop...", then click OK.
  8. Double-click the orange icon on the Desktop labeled "Disable Write Filter". The computer will reboot and you're done.


Illustrated instructions are available at www.wyse.com/kb -- do a search for 13203 (you should get a link for Enabling Expanded and Span mode).

Powered by MediaWiki