We strongly suggest using vlab to connect to your cse account from home or from your laptop.
Please follow these step by step instructions to get you started.Help video for running vlab from your windows computer
Sometimes you may need to transfer files to and from your cse account and your local machine.
Please use this guide if you need to try it for yourself.Help video for Transferring Files between cse and a Mac (or linux)
If you successfully set up and used vlab you will most likley not need to try these other alternatives.
But if you wish, click on the icon for your platform for more information.
Using Windows at home