Microsoft Remote Desktop Android | Control Windows Computers Anywhere

Microsoft Remote Desktop for Android is apps allow you to control Windows Computers from Android Devices. With this app, you can easily connect to your Windows computers. If you far away from your computers and need to do something on your computers. No matter if there are no Windows computers near you, just use your android devices. Yes, use your Android devices such as a smartphone to control your Windows computer directly. Read on how to use remote desktop to connect to a windows 10 pc if you want to connect from a windows computers.

Microsoft Remote Desktop for Android
Microsoft Remote Desktop for Android

Microsoft Remote Desktop for Android

Details

  • Current Version: 8.1.71.387
  • Requires Android: 4.1 and up
  • Size: 11 MB
  • Developer: Microsoft Corporation

Features

  • Access remote PCs running Windows Professional or Enterprise and Windows Server
  • Access remote resources published by your IT admin
  • Connect remotely through a Remote Desktop Gateway
  • Rich multi-touch experience supporting Windows gestures
  • Secure connection to your data and applications
  • Simple management of your connections, user accounts, gateways
  • High quality video and audio streaming

Permissions

This app has access to:
Photos/Media/Files
  • read the contents of your USB storage
  • modify or delete the contents of your USB storage
Storage
  • read the contents of your USB storage
  • modify or delete the contents of your USB storage
Wi-Fi connection information
  • view Wi-Fi connections

Other

  • Access download manager.
  • view network connections
  • full network access

How to Install Remote Desktop for Android

To get this app on your Android devices is easy. This app is available on Google Play Store. So you don’t have to worry about malicious software. Below is step by step to install remote desktop for android:

  1. Go to the play store link hereĀ 
  2. Press the Install button.
  3. Allow the required permissions.

    Install Microsoft Remote Desktop for Android
    Install Microsoft Remote Desktop for Android
  4. The download will start automatically, wait until finished.

Additional Tips

Controlling your windows computers using Android devices is a little bit tricky. Because you don’t have a mouse and keyboard on your Android Devices. You can use a pointer or touchscreen options. This option is available on the top of your remote desktop screen.

Touch Options
Touch Options