Mac Screen Sharing- Client Setup

This document is intended to show you how to setup screen sharing on the Mac you wish to remote FROM. (i.e., the one at home or other remote location)

Prerequisites (Assumptions):


1) This Mac must have GlobalProtect installed and connected using your WCER/SoE credentials.

See this KB article for help:  https://kb.wisc.edu/wcer/82702


2) Your office (host) Mac must have Screen Sharing properly configured and turned on.

See this KB article for details: https://kb.wisc.edu/wcer/98925


Step 1

While in the Finder, select “Connect to Server… from the Go menu.


                   Connect to Server...



Step 2

Within the server address field, enter the following:  vnc://wcerXXXXXX.ad.education.wisc.edu

NOTE:  Replace XXXXXX with your office Mac’s WCER number

    (e.g., vnc://wcer403820.ad.education.wisc.edu)

Enter address of the host/server Mac



Step 3

Enter your WCER credentials in the appropriate fields and click the “Sign In” button.

NOTE: Placing a "check" on "Remember the password" is optional.


Enter WCER/SoE domain credentials


You should now be connected to the host Mac.


Related Documents:

Mac Screen Sharing- Host Setup






Keywords:Mac, screen, sharing, remote, office, home, client   Doc ID:98920
Owner:David P.Group:WCER Technical Services
Created:2020-03-16 14:05 CDTUpdated:2020-03-16 14:47 CDT
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