Connecting to your Remote Desktop using Microsoft Remote Desktop for Android

 Connecting to your Remote Desktop using Microsoft Remote Desktop for Android

Microsoft Remote Desktop is available for free in the Android Play Store.

Once it has been downloaded and installed onto your device, select the “+” to create a new Connection Bookmark and enter the settings as follows:

  • Connection Name: Server Name*
  • Remote PC: Server Name*
  • Enter your username in the Credentials section
  • Enter your password in the Credentials section

Select the drop-down menu on the Gateway field and then tap on “Add Gateway” from the list and enter the details as follows:

  • Gateway Name: YOA-APPS
  • Server:
    • Enter your username
    • Enter your password

Tap on the tick located in the top right corner of the Application window, to return to the main Bookmark creation window and enter the user credentials under the credentials section. 

*If you do not know the hostname of your server please contact the helpdesk on 01282 500 318 or send an email to



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