Steps to grant Parallels 2X (OxyAccess / RDP) to a Oxy windows PC. This will permit the user to remotely access their OXY PC from their personal off-campus computer


  1. Establish a terminal service connection to a server on subnet 3.
  2. Map a network drive to \\sysfiles1\scripts
  3. Open a command prompt “Start > Run > cmd”
  4. run this script: Add2xuserusername” “Oxy computer name” and press enter.
  5. When the script is done, it will send an email to the user with instructions on how to install 2X on their home computer and connect to their Oxy PC.

Here is the link provided to users of this serviceĀ https://www.oxy.edu/its/services/software/oxyaccess