Can't use my Microsoft account to connect remote desktop

逸群 王 21 Reputation points
2022-08-13T12:52:03.547+00:00

As the title says, but I'm pretty sure I entered my account name and password correctly when I connected to my computer with RD Client.
I also created a local user. I can connect to my computer with my local account name and password230935-5bb0201d-6469-47f7-abbd-8d7e421a106d.jpg

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Remote Desktop
A Microsoft app that connects remotely to computers and to virtual apps and desktops.
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  1. Andreas Baumgarten 95,021 Reputation points MVP
    2022-08-13T15:00:12.127+00:00

    Hi @逸群 王 ,

    please try .\<your-user>@outlook.com .

    I just tested this on my Windows 11 VM and it works with the Remote Desktop App on my Mac.

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  1. Andreas Baumgarten 95,021 Reputation points MVP
    2022-08-13T13:05:03.94+00:00

    Hi @逸群 王 ,

    have you tried MicrosoftAccount\<your-user>@outlook.com already?

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    Andreas Baumgarten