How To [EXCLUSIVE] Download And Install Remote Desktop 7 On Windows XP
Download Remote Desktop 7 For Xp: How to Connect to Windows 7 and Windows Server 2008 R2 Remotely
If you are using Windows XP and want to connect to a remote computer running Windows 7 or Windows Server 2008 R2, you need to download and install Remote Desktop Connection (RDC) 7.0 client. This client will allow you to take advantage of the advanced features of Remote Desktop Protocol (RDP) 7.0, such as Media Player Redirection, True Multi-monitor support, and more.
How to Download and Install Remote Desktop 7 on Windows XP
In this article, we will show you how to download and install RDC 7.0 for Windows XP, and how to use it to access remote desktop sessions, RemoteApp programs, and virtual desktops.
How to Download and Install RDC 7.0 for Windows XP
The RDC 7.0 client is available for Windows XP with Service Pack 3 (SP3) operating system. You can download it from the Microsoft Download Center or from Windows Server Update Services (WSUS). Here are the steps to download and install RDC 7.0 for Windows XP:
Go to the Microsoft Download Center and search for "Remote Desktop Connection 7.0 client update for Remote Desktop Services (RDS) for Windows XP SP3".
Select your language and click on "Download". Save the file "WindowsXP-KB969084-x86-enu.exe" to your computer.
Run the file "WindowsXP-KB969084-x86-enu.exe" and follow the instructions to install RDC 7.0 for Windows XP.
Restart your computer when prompted.
Note: If your Windows language is not English, you may need to change the system installed locale language in the registry before installing RDC 7.0 for Windows XP. For more details, see this thread.
How to Use RDC 7.0 for Windows XP to Access Remote Desktop Sessions
A remote desktop session is a full desktop environment that runs on a remote computer. You can use RDC 7.0 for Windows XP to connect to a remote desktop session on a computer running Windows 7 or Windows Server 2008 R2. Here are the steps to do so:
On your Windows XP computer, click on "Start" and then "Run". Type "mstsc" and press "Enter". This will launch the Remote Desktop Connection dialog box.
In the "Computer" field, type the name or IP address of the remote computer that you want to connect to.
Click on "Options" to configure additional settings, such as display resolution, local resources, keyboard layout, etc.
Click on "Connect" to start the remote desktop session.
Enter your credentials when prompted.
You will see the remote desktop session on your Windows XP computer. You can interact with it as if you were sitting in front of the remote computer.
To end the remote desktop session, click on "Start" and then "Log Off" on the remote desktop.
How to Use RDC 7.0 for Windows XP to Access RemoteApp Programs
A RemoteApp program is a program that runs on a remote computer but appears as if it is running locally on your Windows XP computer. You can use RDC 7.0 for Windows XP to connect to a RemoteApp program on a computer running Windows 7 or Windows Server 2008 R2. Here are the steps to do so:
On your Windows XP computer, click on "Start" and then "Run". Type "mstsc /v:computername /app 04f6b60f66