Reason behind this article
I’m working as a Network engineer, after configuring new PC from the Hardware department I should enable remote desktop connection. Then only I can access remotely that computer in future. So here lets realize enabling of remote desktop connection on Windows 7 computer.
Step by Step procedure to enable remote desktop connection
Right click on the ‘Computer’ icon on the desk top and select ‘Properties’
Click ‘Remote Settings’ link on the left side of the window.
Put check on the ‘Allow Remote Assistance connections to this computer’, Also check ‘Allow connections from computers running any version of ‘Remote Desktop’. Then Apply and OK
Locate the ‘Network connectivity’ icon in your system tray bar, then open ‘Network and Sharing Center’
Click the left side link to ‘Change advanced sharing settings’.
Here you can change sharing options for different network and network discovery. Check ‘Turn on network discovery’ and ‘Turn on file and printer sharing’. After click ‘Save changes’ button.
That’s all you done.
Now you have enabled your Remote Desktop access. We will discuss How to access another computer remotely in the next article.