How to Connect to Remote Desktop with a Mac

This video demonstrates how to connect to a Windows Terminal Server using remote desktop from a Mac. For the purpose of this video we have used the cord remote desktop client, but you can use any compatible remote desktop client.

Steps

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    Once installed, open the Remote Desktop Client from the ‘Applications’ folder.
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    Enter the IP address of your remote desktop.
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    Enter your user name and password.
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    Make sure under ‘Devices’ printers and disks are checked.
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    From the file menu click ‘Save As’ and name your connection.
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    Close the server window by clicking the red button in the top left.
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    To open a remote connection, click on ‘File’ ‘Open’ and navigate to your saved server details.
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    (When Windows opens, you may be asked to enter your password again.) Enter your password and click 'Enter.'

Tips

  • Following are a few wikiHow pages that also have cloud-related instructional videos.

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Categories: Mac