Obtain a copy of Windows through the RIT Microsoft Azure portal https://aka.ms/devtoolsforteaching get the one that is called “Windows 10 Version 1809 (Updated Sept 2018)” Make sure to view your product key and copy it to a safe location. Download the file.
In the main window click on the GO button under “Student Remote Access” which will bring up a list of the lab computers.
On the next page if the lab computers are not displayed automatically, click on the green bar near the top of the screen which will display all lab computers.
Look through the list for a computer that is not currently in use which can be determined by the “Status” row and under “Remote” click Connect.
A window should appear asking to open a .rdp file with the chosen computer name. Regardless of what browser you are using, when it asks what you want to do with the file, choose open. If it automatically goes to your download folder then simply double-click it to launch.
If a warning window appears like the one below you can ignore it and click Connect.
You should now be prompted to give your RIT username and password to gain access to the computer. When doing so make sure to include MAIN\ in your username otherwise it won’t connect. ex: MAIN\abc1234