Step 1: Download 2X Software
A. Download and install the appropriate 2X client for your operating system
B. Open the installer and follow the prompts to install the software onto your hard drive. (10.5 Leopard and below)
(NOTE: 10.6 and above is free and available at the Mac App store here.)
Step 2: Configure Connections
A. On your computer, in the applications folder, launch "2X Client RDP".
B. If the following prompt ("You have no connections configured") appears, click "Add".
C. Click on “2X ApplicationServer XG”
D. Mimic the settings in each of the following screenshots:
1) Connection Tab
- Primary Connection: cloud03.aacebusinesssuite.com
- Port: 8080
- Username: Your "firstname.lastname" (ex. "john.smith")
- Password: The password provided by AGIS. Check 'Save Password'
Note: This login is separate from your aACE login and is only used during the installation and configuration of your 2X client.
3) Local Resources Tab
4) Experience Tab
5) Network Tab
6) Authentication Tab
7) Advanced Tab
Step 3: Create 2X aACE Shortcut
A. Right-click (or control-click) your aACE Launcher and select "Create Shortcut". This will place a shortcut on your desktop which you can drag to your dock for easy access.
Note: If you get prompted with an error that you cannot create shortcuts, select “preferences” from the file menu and make sure you have a Shortcuts folder and Desktop folder defined as in the picture below.
B. Quit the 2X application.
C. To log into aACE, double-click the aACE launcher icon, either in the 2X client app or via a shortcut.