HOWTO Connect to DesignBase Xi via Microsoft Remote Desktop Protocol

Microsoft Remote Desktop Protocol enables your laptop or workstation to remotely control an instance of Microsoft Windows running in a secure data center location. Using your credentials provided at time of purchase, you can connect to your personalized virtual machine instance via Remote Desktop Protocol to access DesignBase and all power engineering content! After connecting, DesignBase is launched by clicking on the Start Menu or Desktop Shortcut: Paladin DesignBase Xi Recommendations for users with Microsoft Windows All modern versions of Microsoft Windows include “Remote Desktop Connection”. The “Remote Desktop Connection” application can be found in Windows: Start -> All Programs -> Accessories -> Remote Desktop Connection Your DesignBase Xi instance is personalized for you. All Remote Desktop connection information is provided in your account and confirmation connection email information at purchase time! Sample of an Email Message with DesignBase Xi Connection Information. DesignBase Xi Computer hostnames are in the format: xi0000.poweranalytics.io. At purchase, you will be assigned a numerical, anonymized Computer hostname. The DesignBase Xi Remote Desktop username is: dbxiuser The DesignBase Xi Remote Desktop password is randomly assigned at purchase time and can be changed via Windows Security in the ‘Start Menu’. Recommendations for users with Apple Mac and MacBook Microsoft has published a version of Microsoft Remote Desktop that is freely available via the App Store. View “Microsoft Remote Desktop” in App Store https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/microsoft-remote-desktop/id715768417?mt=12 Sample Remote Desktop configuration menu on Mac Recommendations for users with Mobile devices and Tablets DesignBase Xi also works great for displaying and browsing designs on modern smartphone and tablet platforms using Remote Desktop connection clients available in the Google Play store and...