Remote Desktop Raspberry PI from Windows

Would you like to Remote Desktop access your Raspberry PI with Raspbian installed from a Windows  PC? Well, now you can using xrdp.

On the Raspberry Pi open the terminal and run the following command to install xrdp or via SSH enter the following:

sudo apt-get install xrdp

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Once done installing xrdp run ifconfig to obtain the Raspberry IP address:

ifconfig

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Then open Remote Desktop Client, and type the IP address of your Raspberry PI.

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If you are prompted that “The identity of the remote computer cannot be verified” check mark Don’t ask me again and click on Yes button.

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You will see a new RDP session window pop-up, asking you to enter your Raspberry PI username and password.

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If you didn’t change the default username and password, then username is pi and the password is raspberry.

Click “Ok” and you’ll be logged into the Rasbian desktop:

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