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 with breakthrough Network Level 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

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 YeongSik 10/24/2014
  • by Garen 10/24/2014
    Unable to add second credential with same user name. We have two different servers with Administrator name but different passwords. What to do?
  • by Matthew 10/23/2014
    Makes my job as IT at a school much easier and convenient.
  • by Nariman 10/22/2014
    Awesome. Just works!
  • by Ryan 10/22/2014
    Love the app, but would really like to see RD Gateway settings implemented in the next update.
  • by Mark 10/22/2014
    Instructions are vague, can't get it to work- 8.1 os
  • by muhammad 10/21/2014
    Can't update error code 80073cf9
  • by Andy 10/20/2014
    For a mobile RDP app, this works extremely well. No complaints thus far.
  • by hadi 10/20/2014
    very good
  • by Philip 10/20/2014
    Gateway support, Gateway support, Gateway support. Love it on iOS, wish it was as good on a MS OS.