Azure RDP



Azure RDP is a Windows Remote Desktop session 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 Portal ( and select the deployment you would like to connect to. You'll need the DNS name (Computer), Role Name & Role IDs.


Azure Portal

Azure Portal


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


Host: Azure DNS

Role Name: Azure role name

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


RDP Azure

RDP Azure