Connect to a Linux CSE Labs Computer with a Graphical User Interface A full Linux desktop on any CSELabs Linux Workstation can currently be accessed remotely, using a newer version of the FastX software powering the Virtual Online Linux Environment. Connecting to a Linux CSE Labs Computer with a Graphical User Interface Choose an Ubuntu computer to connect to from the list of CSE Labs computers. Note: Pick a random number. If too many people connect to the same computer it may impact performance. Open a web browser. Enter the computer name in the address bar. Login with your University InternetID and password. Authenticate with Duo. From the Applications section, double-click on the desktop environment you would like to launch. A Linux desktop will start up.