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Mac - Installing Remote Desktop Connection

This document outlines the procedure for installing Remote Dekstop Connection for Mac. Be sure to contact the Help Desk for Remote Desktop privileges before installing.

Note: This only works to remote to your Windows 10 campus PC.  This will not work to remotely connect to a campus Mac.

1. Open the App Store
2. Search for Microsoft Remote Desktop.
3. Get Microsoft Remote Desktop 10. Note: This may require an Apple ID and password to install.
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4. Click Open.
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5. Select Not Now on the Microsoft Remote Desktop pop-up.
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6. Select Continue.
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7. Select OK to allow microphone access.
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8. Select OK to allow camera access.
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9. Select Add PC.
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10. In the PC name field, enter the GB number of your campus computer (e.g.
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11. Select Add.
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12. Double-tap on your PC profile.
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13. Select Connect (you may check the "Don't ask me again for this PC" if you would like).
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14. Enter your UWGB email and password and select Continue.
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You should now be connected to your campus computer.

Keywords:macOS remote desktop connection microsoft Mac   Doc ID:98833
Owner:Caden W.Group:UW Green Bay
Created:2020-03-13 13:45 CSTUpdated:2020-07-20 15:05 CST
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