Would you like to test drive new features before anyone else and help us make the product better? Then Microsoft Remote Desktop Beta might be for you.
For a stable experience for day-to-day usage, it is recommended to use the Microsoft Remote Desktop client.


Use the Microsoft Remote Desktop Beta app to connect to a remote PC or virtual apps and desktops made available by your admin. The app helps you be productive no matter where you are.


Getting Started
+ Configure your PC for remote access using the information at: aka.ms/rdsetup
+ Learn more about the different Remote Desktop clients at: aka.ms/rdclients


Features
+ Access remote PCs running Windows Professional or Enterprise and Windows Server
+ Access remote resources published by your IT admin
+ Connect remotely through a Remote Desktop Gateway
+ Rich multi-touch experience supporting Windows gestures
+ Secure connection to your data and applications
+ Simple management of your connections, user accounts, gateways
+ High quality video and audio streaming


Permissions
This app requires certain permissions to use features in the app. These are enumerated below.


Optional access
[Storage]: access authority is required to access local drives and documents from the Remote Desktop session when the Redirect local storage feature is enabled.
From version Microsoft Remote Desktop Beta 8.1.66.367:
Minor bug fixes and improvements.
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