AWSAccessGGCInstanceFromMacOS

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Steps to Access your AWS ec2 Instance running a GGC AMI -- from the MacOS

  • Retrieve IP address for your instance from AWS console

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  • You need to find the screen sharing app. There are multiples ways, this is one: open a terminal, then enter "open System/Library/CoreServices" at the prompt

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  • Open Screen Sharing from the resulting Finder window

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  • Connect to the shared computer, enter IP address and designation for port 5901

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  • Authenticate with vnc's passwd (default password on class' D2L page)

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  • Success! You may want to enter fullscreen mode at this point.

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