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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. With Microsoft Remote Desktop, you can be productive no matter where you are.

Getting Started
+ Learn how to use Microsoft Remote Desktop at aka.ms/rdanddocs.
+ Learn about our other Remote Desktop clients at aka.ms/rdclients.
+ Submit feedback at aka.ms/rdandfbk.

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 from the Connection Center
+ 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 Remote Desktop 8 8.1.82.445:

- Fixed issue where images appear as characters
- Added pop-up to inform users that this application is no longer supported by Microsoft

All versions

Version:8.1.82.445

Uploaded:April 29, 2021 at 9:06PM UTC

File size:18.22 MB

Downloads:1,991

October 15, 2020

Version:8.1.81.435

Uploaded:October 15, 2020 at 4:56AM UTC

File size:18.21 MB

Downloads:1,744

Version:8.1.80.431

Uploaded:May 29, 2020 at 6:25AM UTC

File size:18.2 MB

Downloads:2,014

Version:8.1.79.421

Uploaded:March 24, 2020 at 5:57PM UTC

File size:16.73 MB

Downloads:1,181

February 12, 2020

Version:8.1.77.417

Uploaded:February 12, 2020 at 12:37AM UTC

File size:16.72 MB

Downloads:784

January 14, 2020

Version:8.1.76.413

Uploaded:January 14, 2020 at 12:06AM UTC

File size:16.72 MB

Downloads:701

October 31, 2019

Version:8.1.75.406

Uploaded:October 31, 2019 at 4:25PM UTC

File size:16.52 MB

Downloads:1,280

August 17, 2019

Version:8.1.74.397

Uploaded:August 17, 2019 at 5:11PM UTC

File size:16.51 MB

Downloads:1,131

August 14, 2019

Version:8.1.73.395

Uploaded:August 14, 2019 at 6:19PM UTC

File size:16.51 MB

Downloads:211

Version:8.1.71.387

Uploaded:June 5, 2019 at 9:40PM UTC

File size:10.97 MB

Downloads:1,294