Microsoft Remote Desktop

Microsoft Remote Desktop
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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 your work resources from almost anywhere. Experience a rich Windows experience with RemoteFX in a Remote Desktop client designed to help you get your work done wherever you are.

Getting Started:
Connect to Windows Professional, Enterprise and Windows Server editions from your Windows Phone 8.1 device. To view the full list of supported Windows versions and helpful tips on connecting to a Windows PC, read the FAQ at

• 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
• Simple management of all remote connections from the connection center
• Seamless audio and video streaming
• Support for Azure RemoteApp

Release 8.1.8 includes the following updates:
• App is now out of preview
• Added support for connecting through a Remote Desktop Gateway
• Added support for accessing Remote Resources
• Bug fixes and other improvements

Release 8.1.7 includes the following updates:
• Added the ability to pin apps to the start screen
• Added automatic refresh for Azure RemoteApp
• Bug fixes and other improvements

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
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  • by kasiya 4/17/2015
    Awesome 😉
  • by John 4/16/2015
    Amazingly good!
  • by Gligor 4/12/2015
    Finally. I'm been waiting for this app for so long time. Works perfect on my Lumia 925 and Windows 7. Will try soon on Windows 10.
  • by ardi 4/9/2015
    Looks promising but it gives me error 0x704. Network error. I was trying to connect to my surface pro 3 with HTC 8x. Anyone has an idea how to fix this? Please.
  • by Rok 4/7/2015
    Works ok but I also need WakeOnLan capability.
  • by Maat 4/6/2015
  • by moji 4/5/2015
    Not bad
  • by HACKERS 4/5/2015
    Very good
  • by Kokass 4/4/2015
    Wow. I didn't know what to think about an RDP client on a phone, but this really helps in a pinch and my Surface isn't anywhere to be found. Great work!
  • by Philipp 4/3/2015