Connecting to your office computer, from elsewhere.

Department members, who have a supported Windows computer, on the Psychiatry wired network can connect to it from many other locations, just like you are sitting in front of it.  It is possible to connect from computers on UBC networks, including UBC Wireless, home computers and other locations.

Note: Remote connection from hospital computers is not possible, due to hospital security restrictions.

Preparation at the office

  1. Request approval, for remote access to your office computer, from your supervisor.
  2. When in your office, note your computer’s asset number, from it’s label and contact Psychiatry.IT@ubc.ca with your;
    • computer asset number
    • logon account name
    • computer IP address
  3. Leave your office computer running.

Psychiatry IT will set it up and provide you with further instructions.