Setting up Chromebooks

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  1.  Connect the power cable and open the screen.
  2.  Press the Let’s Go button.
  3.  You’ll want to connect to the Jet Linx NOC network
  4.  It will ask you to fill out some options to connect to the NOC network
    1. EAP method: PEAP
    2. Server CA certificate: Do not check
    3. Identity: Your Jet Linx username (firstname.lastname)
    4. Password: Your Jet Linx password
  5. Uncheck the checkbox and select Accept and continue.
  6. It will then ask you to login to your Gmail account


If you have a personal Gmail account, you are more than welcome to use it. Go ahead and sign in with your account and password.


If you’d rather keep things separate or if you don’t have a Gmail account, you will have to make a new account for logging in to this laptop.  To do this, select more options > Create account. Follow the prompts to create a new Gmail account and password.


  1. Open the Google Play Store by clicking on the icon at the bottom of the screen
  2. Deselect the checkboxes on the Google Play Terms of Service window and select Ag
  3. If prompted for the Google Play Terms of Service, deselect the Keep me up to date option and select Accept
  4. Click into the search bar at the top of the window
  5. Type in “VMware Horizon” and press enter


  1. Click on VMware Horizon Client and select Ins It will look like this icon.
  2. If you are prompted to Complete account setup, select Continue
    1. It will ask you to setup a form of payment. Choose Skip.
    2. Horizon will begin to download.
  3. Close the Google Play Store window
  4. Click on the VMware Horizon icon at the bottom of the screen
  5. It will ask for a few permissions, it’s important that you choose Allow for these
  6. It will ask for Server Name or Address, enter mypc.jetlincom.
  7. Leave the Server Description blank and click on Conne
  8. Enter your Jet Linx Username and password and press Connect
  9. Select your desktop and it will connect you to your virtual PC


If you have any issues with the Chromebook, please submit a Helpdesk ticket by going to or emailing

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