Hi, how are you? Every day the number of Windows 10 users is increasing. In fact, more and more people are using Microsoft’s flagship operating system. This makes the market penetration of Windows 10 increase. If you are one of those users, you may not be able to be in front of the computer all the time. On the other hand, it is likely that you will need some kind of external assistance for your system. In any case, Windows 10 provides a secure platform to allow remote access to the operating system. Well, in this post we will see how to remotely access Windows 10.
Before allowing remote access to a Windows 10 computer, it must be prepared. In fact, for security reasons, remote access is restricted by default in Windows 10. Consequently, you have to have the server computer to accept incoming connections. This is an uncomplicated process. Just follow the steps I show you in this post.
Systems available to connect remotely to Windows 10
The Windows 10 remote connection client is currently available in the following versions:
- Windows 10 client available in the Microsoft Store.
- Android client available in Google Play.
- iOS client available on iTunes store
- MacOS client in iTunes store
How to use the android client for remote desktop
For the demonstration purposes of this post, we will use the client for android. Once downloaded and installed the client, we will get with the following welcome screen. Please press the + sign to add a remote device.
Immediately you have to add the name of the pc you want to connect to. Please note that if you have problems making the connection, then you must add the IP address of the remote desktop:
Once the data has been entered, the equipment will be added. Click on it, to start the connection process.
Thereupon, it is necessary to enter the user name and password of the equipment we want to access.
The system will then issue a warning window. Please press Connect to continue
After a few moments, you will see on the phone screen the computer desktop.
In the final analysis, we have seen how to access remotely to Windows 10. In this opportunity, we detail the process with the Android client. However, the method with the Windows 10 client is similar and just as simple. From now on, you have the tools to access your computer remotely. All right, that’s it for now. See you soon!