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Remote access

To gain access to resources only available through the OsloMet network from your personal computer you must connect to VPN. VPN offers you the same access as when using an OsloMet PC on campus.


  1. Connect to VPN
  2. Remote desktop – only for Master's Degree students

1. Connect to VPN

1.1 VPN connection for Android and iOS for iPad and iPhone

1.2 VPN connection for macOS

1.3 VPN connection for Windows

1.4 VPN connection for Linux

Install an OpenVPN client you prefer to use.

VPN for Linux: Download OpenVPN Config-file.

On some Linux distributions, it may be necessary to add the following three lines in the configuration file:

script-security 2
up /etc/openvpn/update-resolv-conf
down /etc/openvpn/update-resolv-conf

What is VPN?

A short description about VPN and the benefits in privacy and security using a VPN connection.

2. Remote Desktop

Access to Remote desktop for Master's Degree Students - (Windows/MacOS).

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