The IXD program at Sheridan has a VMware server providing Centos VMs to students. If you have been assigned a VM it will be at a hostname similar to
To access it you must first login to the VM with the credentials that were emailed to you and then follow the directions below to access the server.
REQUIRED - install Sheridan's Cisco Anyconnect VPN following the guide at this link:
First start the Cisco VPN, if not installed refer to guide above
If it's your first time accessing the VM, continue on to Resetting your password
Referring to the email that was sent to you, use the username, hostname and password given there and NOT your access sheridan credentials.
Enter the following on the command prompt:
When prompted for a password, use the initial password provided to you in the email.
You will need to reset your password using the command passwd