How Do I Connect to Windows Server From A Mac?
This guide will walk you through how to use Remote Desktop Protocol (RDP) to connect your Mac with a Windows Cloud or Dedicated server.
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Step 1: Open the Remote Desktop Connection (RDC) client by heading to Launchpad > Type in the search bar “Remote”
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Step 2: Select New
Step 3: Name the connection
Step 4: Enter the IP address in the PC name field
Step 5: Enter administrator for the username
Step 6: Enter the password
Step 7: Close the Window
Step 8: Under My Desktops select the remote desktop that you’d like to connect to
Step 9: Click Start
If the information was entered correctly you should now be able to connect to the remote server!
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