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Use the Microsoft Remote Desktop 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 8.1.74.397:
Fixed a crash when connecting to servers which send Proprietary Certificates.
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