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Installing Microsoft Remote Desktop Application from Apple App Store
Posted by Michael Sturm on 21 January 2016 10:09 AM

Background

 

Using the Apple app store, we can download Microsoft's Remote Desktop Application for use on Apple products.

 

 

Accessing the App Store and Downloading the Application

 

  1. There are 2 ways to launch the App Store application.

 

  1. Click the App Store icon on your Icon Dock
  2. Use Spotlight Search to find the App Store application.

 

 

 

    2.Once App Store is open, you must sign in using your Apple ID. Click on Store on the top toolbar and then “Sign In…”

 

 

Note: If you do not have an Apple ID, you can create one by choosing “Create Account” and following the onscreen prompts.

 

 

  1. Enter your Apple ID, password, and click the “Sign In” button.

 

 

 

  1. Once the App Store launches, use the search box in the upper right side of the App Store window to search for Microsoft Remote Desktop.

 

 

  1. Click on the install button under the Microsoft Remote Desktop listing.

 

 

 

  1. The application should start installing and once complete will show as installed.

 

 

  1. Once installed, you must restart your computer before using the remote desktop application.        

 

 

 

 

 Maintained by the IT Help Desk - Last revised 1/19/16


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