Follow the steps below to connect to Nova UNIX servers using the built-in terminal client on your Macintosh or Linux computer. For Windows instructions, view Nova: How do I connect to the UNIX servers? (Windows)
- On a Mac, click Macintosh HD > Applications > Utilities > Terminal.
- Using Linux, click Applications > Accessories > Terminal.
2. After opening a terminal window as described above, connect to the following command using the syntax: $ ssh[username]@Nova.umuc.edu where your [username] is your userid. For example, if assigned the cm325c01 userid, you would type: $ ssh firstname.lastname@example.org
4.If prompted for Terminal Type? [vt100], press Enter to accept the default vt100 type.