Thursday, July 11, 2013

How to use RDP on Mac !?

Remote Desktop Connection Client for Mac 2.1.1 lets you connect from your Macintosh computer to a Windows-based computer or to multiple Windows-based computers at the same time. After you have connected, you can work with applications and files on the Windows-based computer. 

    Note  Microsoft Remote Desktop Connection Client for Mac (version 2.1.1) is not intended for use with Mac OS X v10.7 (Lion) or later.

    To learn about what's new in Remote Desktop Connection Client for Mac 2.1.1, please visit the Microsoft Web site.

Supported Operating System
Mac OS X
    • Operating System Versions: Mac OS X version 10.5.8 or a later version of Mac OS.
      Note  Microsoft Remote Desktop Connection Client for Mac (version 2.1.1) is not intended for use with Mac OS X v10.7 (Lion) or later.
    Note  To verify that your computer meets these minimum requirements, on the Apple menu, click About This Mac.

    To install this software
    1. Print this page if you want to use it as a reference when you are offline.
    2. Quit any applications that are running, including all Office applications, Microsoft Messenger, and Office Notifications, because they might interfere with installation.
    3. Make sure that your computer meets the minimum system requirements.
    4. Click Download, or click the link for the language version that you want.
    5. Follow the instructions on the screen to save the file to your hard disk. If you are using Safari, the downloaded file is saved to the desktop unless you specified a different location in thePreferences dialog box of Safari. To check your preferences, on the Safari menu, clickPreferences, and then click General.
    6. Double-click the file you downloaded in step 5 to place the Remote Desktop Connection volume on your desktop, and then double-click the Remote Desktop Connection volume to open it. This step might have been performed for you.
    7. In the Remote Desktop Connection volume window, double-click the Remote Desktop Connection.mpkg package to start the installation process, and then follow the instructions on the screen.
    8. If the installation finishes successfully, you can remove the installer from your hard disk. To remove the installer, first drag the Remote Desktop Connection volume to the Trash, and then drag the file that you downloaded to the Trash.
    To remove this software

    To remove Remote Desktop Connection Client for Mac, move the Remote Desktop Connection application to the Trash, and then on the Finder menu, click Empty Trash.