CedarNet: Virtual Lab (VLab) Quick Start Guide

CedarNet: Virtual Lab (VLab) Quick Start Guide

VLab allows you to access some of the University-licensed software programs on CedarNet from your personal computer instead of using a University-provided computer in a computer lab or classroom.

Click the [Printable Instructions] button below for VLab easy installation and usage instructions. Instructions are available for both Windows and Mac operating systems.


If you have used VLab in the past and have recently updated your computer to Windows 10, you will need to download the newest Citrix receiver. Install the new receiver by double-clicking on the CitrixReceiver.exe file.

VLab offers the following software as of August 2015:

  • ArcCatalog 1031
  • ArcMap 1031
  • AutoCAD 2016
  • Autodesk Simulation Mechanical 2016
  • Engineering Equation Solver (EES)
  • IBM SPSS Statistics 23
  • Management Scientist
  • Maple 2015
  • Maple Calculator
  • MatLab 2015a
  • Quartus II 7.2 SP3
  • Solidworks 2015
  • TKSolver 50

Keywords: laptop, mobile, mobility, software, cumobile, OSX

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