When accessing resources remotely using a personal device i.e. computer/apple/laptop/tablet, several improvements have been made.
The new link to access is:
This is also available via the Remote Access link at the bottom of each Academy website.
When signing in, there is no longer a requirement to use laidlaw\<username>, please use your normal login and password e.g:
When opening each application, for example File Explorer or SIMS, you no longer need to download a file to open. The software will launch in the browser. You can switch between them using the tabs across the top:
To return to the application list, simply click on the All Resources button.
This is available on any device which has an internet browser. For apple devices or Chromebooks, there is no requirement to download additional apps.