Remote Access

Do I need to install any software to use Remote Access?

If you have Windows 7, Vista or XP this new service has automatic client detection and download. The Citrix software determines if you are using the most compatible version of the software.

If you are having trouble accessing applications in Remote Access, please follow the relevant guide below:

Go straight to remote access

How to login?

If you study within or via the UClan Preston campus you will need to login using you UCLan username and password. Alternatively, if you study within or via the UCLan Cyprus campus you will need to login using your UCLan Cyprus username and password.

How to use the applications

For help using the applications download our guide, How to select and use and application.

What software is available?

The following software is available on Remote Access:

  • Microsoft Office 2010 Applications - including:
  • Access
  • Excel
  • Powerpoint
  • Project
  • Publisher
  • Visio
  • Word 

Printing and using Screen reader with Remote Access


You should be able to print to the default printer attached to the computer you are using. Please make sure that the printer is switched on before you login to Remote Access.

Using Remote Access with a screen reader

You can use Remote Access with the Window Eyes screen reader. Please contact LIS Customer Support if you need any assistance with this.

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