How do I connect to my Windows VDS?

The following article explains how to connect to your Windows VDS using Remote Desktop Connection (RDC). RDC establishes a direct connection to your Windows server allowing you to login and manage the server. RDC is usually found under Programs -> Accessories -> Communication from the Start menu.


To connect using RDC, please follow these steps:

1) Open Remote Desktop Connection on your local machine.

2) Enter the IP address of your vds.

3) Enter your User name and Password.


RDC should be installed on your system by default. If it is not, you can download it at the following locations:

  • Windows users - here
  • Mac users - here