Microsoft Remote Desktop Preview

Microsoft Remote Desktop Preview
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Works with

  • Windows Phone 8.1

App requires

  • internet connection
  • microphone
  • HD720P (720x1280)
  • WVGA (480x800)
  • WXGA (768x1280)
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With the Microsoft Remote Desktop app, you can connect to a remote PC and experience the power of Windows with RemoteFX in a Remote Desktop client designed to help you get your work done wherever you are.

•            Rich multi-touch experience with Remote Desktop Protocol (RDP) and RemoteFX supporting Windows gestures
•            Secure connection to your data and applications
•            Simple management of all remote connections from the connection center
•            Seamless audio and video streaming
•            Support for Azure RemoteApp

Release 8.1.6 includes the following updates:
•            Added support for Azure RemoteApp (
•            Bug fixes and other improvements

Release 8.1.5 includes the following updates:
• Mouse Pointer is now the default input mode for all connections
• The SHIFT key is now available on the extended keyboard
• A resume button has been added to the app bar to return to the last active session
• Bug fixes and other improvements

Release 8.1.4 includes the following updates:
• Fn keys are now available on the extended keyboard
• Updated the disconnection behavior in preparation for multi-session support
• Added a link to the feature request site from the About page
• Added a new command to Cortana ("Remote desktop add [a] [new] desktop")
• Bug fixes and other improvements

Release 8.1.3 includes the following updates:
• Cortana integration ("Remote desktop connect to <Display Name>")
• Phone will remain unlocked while in a remote desktop session
• Bug fixes and other improvements

Release 8.1.2 includes the following updates:
• Improved ability to connect to your home PC by name
• Resized the remote keyboard based on the device size
• Bug fixes and other improvements
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  • by jacky 12/17/2014
    Everytime I use it, glance screen will turn upside down
  • by David 12/16/2014
  • by Taufik 12/15/2014
    Awesome! Awesome! Awesome! 😚😚😃
  • by Leandro 12/14/2014
    I liked the app, but I'd like it more if the buttons (home and end) would be part of keyboard.
  • by Tomas 12/14/2014
    Simple and helpfull. But it will be better if contain "wake packet".
  • by Diego 12/14/2014
    Please ! Add support for Windows 7 home Basic 😡😡😢😢
  • by Johnathan 12/12/2014
    Half way there. Needs RemoteApp support for enterprise RDS web feeds
  • by Saied 12/12/2014
    Great and useful , please add more options, thnx
  • by Johann 12/11/2014
    Really good. Of all the previous incarnations for mobile devices, this is a solution. Fast, efficient and realistic to use on Lumia with Windows Phone 8.
  • by Sameer 12/10/2014
    Very nice app. Good job!