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How to Enable RDP Remote Tools

Description

 

It's possible to get access to the Remote Tools such as Terminal Services, Remote Event or Remote Service as example in a RDP session in Remote Desktop Manager for Mac.

 

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Prior to your configuration in Remote Desktop Manager for Mac, a Devolutions Proxy needs to be configured via Remote Desktop Manager for Windows. Please consult Devolutions Proxy Console for more information.

Prior to your configuration in Remote Desktop Manager for Mac, a Devolutions Proxy needs to be configured via Remote Desktop Manager for Windows. Please follow this link for more information.

 

Settings

 

Method 1

 

1.After that your Devolutions Proxy has been deployed, open Remote Desktop Manager for Mac and click on Remote Desktop Manager - Preferences
 

Preferences menu

Preferences menu

 

1.Click on Tools - Remote Tools
 

Tools - Remote Tools

Tools - Remote Tools

 

1.In Access mode, select Via custom Devolutions Proxy. Enter the name of the server where your Devolutions Proxy has been deployed at step 1
 

Custom Devolutions Proxy

Custom Devolutions Proxy

 

1.Go in the Navigation Pane, edit your RDP session and click on Remote Tools on your left
 

Remote Tools

Remote Tools

 

1.Setting the Access mode to Default will use the Devolutions Proxy configured at step 3
 

1.The Remote Tools will now be available via the Dashboard for your RDP sessions that have the Access mode configured to Default in the Remote Tools section
 

Dashboard Remote Tools

Dashboard Remote Tools

1.After that your Devolutions Proxy has been deployed, open Remote Desktop Manager for Mac, select your RDP session and do a right-click - Properties on the session
 

1.Click on Remote Tools
 

Remote Tools

Remote Tools

 

1.In Access Mode, select Via custom Devolutions Proxy and enter the Devolutions Proxy server name that you have configured at step 1
 

Custom Devolutions Proxy

Custom Devolutions Proxy

 

1.The Remote Tools will now be available via the Dashboard for this RDP session
 

Dashboard Remote Tools

Dashboard Remote Tools

1.After that your Devolutions Proxy has been deployed, open Remote Desktop Manager for Mac and create a new Devolutions Proxy session
 

1.When the Devolutions Proxy session is created, select your RDP session and do a right-click - Properties on the session
 

1.Click on Remote Tools
 

Remote Tools

Remote Tools

 

1.In Access Mode, select Via existing Devolutions Proxy and select the Devolutions Proxy session that has been created at step 1
 

Existing Devolutions Proxy

Existing Devolutions Proxy

 

1.The Remote Tools will now be available via the Dashboard for this RDP session
 

Dashboard Remote Tools

Dashboard Remote Tools