How to use RDP (Remote Desktop) on Windows 10

If you are using Windows 10, the best way to connect to a Windows server is Microsoft Remote Desktop Connection, also called RDC.

Read on for a walkthrough of the process to connect to your remote Windows server or Windows VPS:

How to Connect
1. Open the Start menu and search for “remote desktop”. You should see Remote Desktop Connection. Open the program.



2. In the “Computer” field, enter your server’s public IP address. This address can be found by selecting your service from the Dashboard in the



3. RDC will prompt you for the remote system’s username and password. If the server is offline or inaccessible, you will receive an error message.

You can find the username and password in the email or Customer Portal by selecting your services from the Dashboard.



That’s it! After clicking “OK”, RDC will connect to your remote Windows VPS or Windows server, and display the remote desktop. You can now interact with the remote desktop exactly like a local Windows PC.




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