How to Connect to Windows VPS/Server from different device
- August 20, 2020
Windows comes with remote desktop client already installed. To connect to a remote server, follow the below steps.
- Hold the windows key and press R, this will open the ‘Run’ dialog.
- Enter ‘mstsc.exe’ and click ‘OK’. (Alternatively, you can search for the ‘Remote Desktop Connection’ program in the start menu.)
Enter the server IP address and click Connect. If you’re using a custom RDP port, enter the server IP address, then a colon (:) then the custom RDP port as per the below screenshot.
Using MAC OS:
To connect through a MAC go to the App Store and download Microsoft Remote Desktop.