Windows 7 Users
Please follow the steps outlined here from Microsoft: https://support.microsoft.com/en-us/help/17463/windows-7-connect-to-another-computer-remote-desktop-connection
Windows 10 Users
Follow the steps in the article above for Windows 7 but note these differences.
- The article was written for Windows 7 so there will be some cosmetic differences in the screens presented.
- For Windows 10 you will skip steps 1 & 2 in the article and use the following to get started.
- To access remote settings Type: Allow Remote in the start menu search field then press Enter
Result: The System Properties > Remote tab will open.
- Select the top option Allow remote access to your computer.
Continue by following the remaining steps in the Microsoft article above to configure your computer for remote desktop connections.