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Welcome to Student Technology Center Online Resources.

We are excited to offer a Virtual Lab environment to support ARC courses. There are two separate methods to get to virtual labs. ARC Student Tech Support team is here to help you with your computer issues. We are offering Tech Support for your Chromebook or All-in-One Computer.

Hours

Monday-Thursday
7:30 am to 6:30 pm

Phone

ARC Student Technical Support
(916) 484-8667

LRCCD Student Technical Support
(916) 286-3700

Email

email: arcstc@arc.losrios.edu

Attention Electronics Students
The software used in the Electronics virtual Lab requires you to install the VMware Horizon Client. The instructions are located below in the FIRST Method section. Please click on the link for your device PC, Macintosh or Chromebook

The First Method:

Is installing VMware Horizon Client on a personal computer. This way offers better performance and features.

To participate in this online service, you will need to download and configure the VMware Horizon Client on your Windows or Apple computer/laptop, or Chromebook. You will also need to have access to an Internet Provider.

Windows / PC Configuration |  Apple / Mac Configuration |  Chromebook Configuration

The Second Method:

Is VMware Horizon HTML Access. It is not required to install any additional software on student's personal computer. HTML Access is an additional way to get access to the virtual lab pool by just using your browser and can be used by following the steps below.

Connect to the ARC Virtual Labs using HTML Access:

Step One

Open a web browser like Chrome or Firefox.

Step Two

Type https://vdi.losrios.edu/ or click the link

Step Three

On the next screen click VMware Horizon HTML Access, before clicking, you can remember your choice by clicking on small circle under.

VMware Horizon Screen Shot

Step Four

Enter your w+ID and student password:

Vmware Screen Shot

Step Five

You will see list of available virtual course pools. Double click on one and it will create session for you inside the browser. For example:

vmware example screen shot