Can I enable Microsoft Remote Desktop assistant in Windows 10 Home Single Languag

NndnG 1,096 Reputation points
2020-09-30T19:25:20.083+00:00

Hi,

I downloaded and installed Microsoft Remote Desktop assistant but it’s not supported in Windows 10 Home Single Language.

Please let me know, can I enable it?

If yes, how?

With Regards
NndnG

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  1. Jenny Yan-MSFT 9,316 Reputation points
    2020-10-01T01:38:21.227+00:00

    Hi,
    Home edition is not supported. If you want to access computers that have one of these Windows versions installed, you are recommneded to upgrade to a Windows version that supports RDP.

    (Kindly note: Starting with Windows 10 Fall Creators Update (1709), you could allow remote access to PC by looking for Remote Desktop under System in the Settings app instead of using the Remote Desktop Assistant.)
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    Also to better use this tool, kindly go through the instructions and details in below link:
    Microsoft Remote Desktop assistant
    https://www.microsoft.com/en-us/download/details.aspx?id=50042

    Hope this helps and please help to accept as Answer if the response is useful.

    Thanks,
    Jenny


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  1. Leon Laude 85,566 Reputation points
    2020-09-30T20:44:34.507+00:00

    Hi @NndnG ,

    Unfortunately the Microsoft Remote Desktop assistant only supports Windows client operating systems with the following editions:

    • Professional
    • Ultimate
    • Enterprise

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    In your case you would have to upgrade your Windows 10 Home to the Professional edition, for more information see:

    Windows 10 edition upgrade
    https://learn.microsoft.com/en-us/windows/deployment/upgrade/windows-10-edition-upgrades

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    (If the reply was helpful please don't forget to upvote or accept as answer, thank you)

    Best regards,
    Leon

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