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Azure RDP



RDP directly into an Azure role instance without having to use the Azure Management Console (




1. Enable Azure RDP access by following these instructions:


2. Open the Azure Management Console ( and select the deployment you would like to connect to. You'll need the DNS name (Computer), Role Name & Role IDs.


3. Create a new RDP session with the following values:


Computer: Azure DNS (the name of the Azure Role deployment)

Role Name: Azure role name

ID: The azure role ID (if you have 8 instances running, then 0 - 7 are the IDs)




Is RDP access configured in your Azure account?