Proceed the steps below on how to configure Dlink router for remote desktop.
The Remote desktop is usually the software or the operating system that allows the personal computer’s desktop to be run remotely on just one system ( It is generally run by the server connected on both the PCs). It will be displayed as one separate client device. Remote desktop applications have different features. The process of taking control of the desktop remotely is called as remote administration.
The Remote desktop usually captures the inputs of the mouse and the keyboard from the client computer and sends the inputs to the server (remote computer).
The remote computer will send the display commands to the local network later on.
A remote workstation is necessary if the applications have a lot of graphics that include video or 3D models.
They need to be controlled remotely, and the remote work station will send the pixels than displaying the commands.
Follow the directions to configure the D-Link router for the remote desktop:
Make sure the modem is connected to the power source, and the network cable is connected to the router.
Use another network cable and connect it between the router and the computer.
Verify the IP address of the computer from the browser.
Log in to the router settings page by entering the Router IP address in the URL field.
Log in to the router by entering the correct login credentials.
Password: The field is left blank
On the router page, navigate and click the Advanced tab.
Click the Virtual server button and enter the following information.
Click the Enabled button.
In the private IP address, enter the computer IP address you want to access
Select Both for Protocol Type.
In Public port, enter 3389.
In Private port, enter 3389.
Click the Always option for Schedule.
Click Apply to save the changes.
Click the Continue button.
To access the computer with the help of the Internet, you need to use the WAN IP address of the router, not the computer.
To get your hands on the WAN IP address of the router, log in to the same router page again and click on the Status tab to get the IP address. If you have further queries regarding how to configure Dlink router for remote desktop, Click the Call Us button.