In this tutorial we will show you how to connect to your VPS using Remote Desktop Program (RDP) from Android.
If you are using other device/system please search our Knowledge Base to find appropriate tutorial for your system.
After completing payment and activating your VPS/Server you will receive an email. You need to take note of the following:
- Your VPS/Server IP address (IP:port),
- Username and Password.
First, we need to download official Microsoft Remote Desktop Program (RDP) from Google Play.
Please open Google Play Apps marketplace on your Android system:
Search for official app named Microsoft Remote Desktop from Microsoft Corporation:
Click on Install button:
Microsoft Remote Desktop will ask for access. Click on Accept:
Wait until download will finish:
After successful installation you click on Open:
Accept Microsoft Remote Desktop app terms:
Here will be the list of your saved remote connections:
Click on the plus (+) sign:
Enter your VPS IP address (IP:port) in the fields below you received in your email.
Click on Show additional options:
Here you can edit some default settings like playing sounds from your VPS or saving the username:
If you want to add user name, please enter your VPS username and password:
After saving your settings you should be presented with the list of your saved remote connections:
Enter your VPS username and password in the fields below you received in your email then click Connect:
Remote Desktop app will now initiate connection to your VPS:
You will be asked accept VPS certificate.
Please check the box for Don't ask me again for connections to this computer and click on Connect:
You should now be presented with a Windows Desktop - this is your VPS desktop:
If you don't want to move your Windows Mouse Cursor you have ability to switch to Touch.
Click on the top menu panel - left icon and new options should appear. Now you can select Touch: