Files with rdp extension might be mostly found as settings files from Microsoft Windows Remote Desktop Connection software.

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RDP file extension - Microsoft Windows Remote Desktop Connection settings

What is rdp file? How to open rdp files?

File type specification:

Configuration file type icon Configuration file type

rdp file icon: rdp filetype icon

The rdp file extension is related to Microsoft Windows Remote Desktop Connection and used for files that store settings and contains information for a connection to a terminal server, including the options settings that were configured when the file was saved.

The default software associated to rdp file type:

Microsoft Remote Desktop Connection icon

Microsoft Corporation logo Microsoft Remote Desktop Connection  Microsoft Windows software

Company or developer:
  Microsoft Corporation

Microsoft Remote Desktop Connection is default remote desktop client installed in the Microsoft Windows operating system. It is available in PC running any edition of Windows XP, Windows Vista, and Windows 7, or a PC running Windows 8, Windows RT, Windows 8.1, or Windows RT 8.1.

Microsoft Remote Desktop Connection Client for Mac icon

Microsoft Corporation logo Microsoft Remote Desktop Connection Client for Mac  Apple macOS / Mac OS X software

Company or developer:
  Microsoft Corporation

Microsoft Remote Desktop Connection Client for Mac is used to remote Windows desktops on Apple Mac computers. It contains Multiple Session Support gives Mac users simultaneous access to multiple Windows-based PCs or to a network server that hosts remote applications and files.

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Using Windows Remote Desktop connection

Help how to open RDP files:

This is a configuration file of the remote desktop connections settings. It is intended to use in windows operating system to save configuration of remote connection feature and cannot be opened by any application than Windows remote desktop itself.

How to convert file with extension RDP:

It is unlikely this file type can be converted to anything useful, but possibly may be edited using any text editor.

File identification strings:

HEX code: FF FE 73 00 63 00 72 00 65 00 65 00 6E 00 20 00 6D
ASCII code: ..s.c.r.e.e.n...m.o.d.e...i.d.:.i.:.

List of software applications associated to the .rdp file extension

Recommended software programs are sorted by OS platform (Windows, Mac OS X etc.) and possible program actions
that can be done with the file
: like open rdp file, edit rdp file, convert rdp file, view rdp file, play rdp file etc. (if exist software for corresponding action in File-Extensions.org's database).

Hint:
Click on the tab below to simply browse between the application actions, to quickly get a list of recommended software, which is able to perform the specified software action, such as opening, editing or converting of the rdp files.

  • Open rdp file
  • Save rdp file
  • Edit rdp file
  • Settings rdp file
  • Others rdp file

Software that open rdp file - Microsoft Windows Remote Desktop Connection settings

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