How to fix microsoft remote desktop Error code: 0x204

James Plazier 5 Reputation points

I have set up Microsoft remote desktop to access my Windows pc from a macbook. The connection works on my home wifi but is now resulting in the Error code: 0x204 when I'm connected to my school wifi. I dont think the school is blocking it but it because I also get the same error when im connecting using my mobile hotspot.

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A Microsoft app that connects remotely to computers and to virtual apps and desktops.
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  1. Karlie Weng 15,681 Reputation points Microsoft Vendor

    Hello @ James Plazier 

    Are you using port forwarding or VPN to connect from outside of local network ?

    Remote Desktop - Allow access to your PC from outside your network | Microsoft Learn