Texas State RemoteApps

About Texas State RemoteApps

TXST RemoteApps (powered by VMware Horizon) lets you access online tools like the SAP Portal, SAP Business Client, Microsoft Office, SQL Management Studio and more from commonly used devices, both TXST hardware as well as personal. 

Available to:  Faculty, Staff and Students 

Where to use:  Texas State Windows, Mac and Linux computers, Online, Mobile Devices 

Cost:  Free 

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Available Software

Examples of software available to Faculty and Staff via TXST RemoteApps:

  • Excel
  • Word
  • PowerPoint
  • SAP Portal (via Internet Explorer)
  • SAP Business Client

Requests for Additional Software

Applications may be requested to be hosted by someone able to support the software which includes installation, support and maintenance. Prospective software owners may request their application be hosted by filling out the Hosted Software Request form. 

The turn around time for additional software is typically 30 days depending on the complexity of the software and its associated license agreements. 

NOTE: Not all software can be installed in TXST RemoteApps. For each additional software request, TXST IT will evaluate the license agreement and software requirements to make sure we stay in compliance with the vendor and university agreements. 


See the below help articles for step-by-step instructions on how to use TXST RemoteApps. 

NOTE: The only locations available for saving documents are your UDrive and a Department Share Drive. 

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