Microsoft Remote Desktop




    With the Microsoft Remote Desktop app, you can connect to a remote PC and your work resources from almost anywhere. Experience the power of Windows with RemoteFX in a Remote Desktop client designed to help you get your work done wherever you are.
    Getting Started
    + Windows Professional and Windows Server editions are supported. If you have the home edition of Windows, you need to upgrade to a Pro version before you can use the app. Check out the FAQ for more information on which OS editions are supported for the app and to connect to with the app:
    + Configure your PC for remote access first. Download the RD assistant to your PC and let it do the work for you:
    + Learn more about remote desktop apps here:
    + Access to remote resources through your Remote Desktop Gateway
    + Rich multi-touch experience with remote desktop protocol (RDP) and RemoteFX supporting Windows gestures
    + Secure connection to your data and applications with breakthrough Network Layer Authentication (NLA) technology
    + Simple management of all remote connections from the connection center
    + High quality video and sound streaming with improved compression and bandwidth usage
    + Support for Azure RemoteApp

    Users review

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    Users comments for Microsoft Remote Desktop

    Jim Zheng

    by Jim Zheng

    Nov 10, 2017  |  "Awesome"

    Works well for remote PC access

    Triven Naidoo

    by Triven Naidoo

    Nov 10, 2017  |  "Poor"

    Absolutely useless if you have Windows Home edition. Will not work with this edition.

    Zach Bleemer

    by Zach Bleemer

    Nov 10, 2017  |  "Awesome"

    Fantastic app; easy to use, and does just what it's supposed to.

    Andy Fairhurst

    by Andy Fairhurst

    Nov 10, 2017  |  "Awesome"

    Love it! Works great with my Samsung Tab and Windows 10 PC. Up and running in under 5 mins

    James Zickmantel

    by James Zickmantel

    Nov 10, 2017  |  "Poor"

    Error 0xd06 trying to connect droid to win 8.1 so unusable. They've always played interference typical expectation from Microsoft.

    Martin Whitman

    by Martin Whitman

    Nov 10, 2017  |  "Poor"

    like with most things Microsoft it gave me a meaningless error code.