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How to Enable Remote Desktop Remotely using PowerShell Command?

Problem: If you want to RDP to a remote server but some didn’t enable RDP on the remote server? You can enable Remote Desktop via group policy and wait a while or you can do it with a simple PowerShell command which not only enables Remote Desktop but also allow RDP on the Windows firewall.

Execute the following PowerShell command to enable Remote Desktop on the remote computer:

Install-Module Enable-RemoteDesktop
Enable-RemoteDesktop -Target {Computer-name}

How to Enable Remote Desktop Remotely using PowerShell Command?

How to Enable Remote Desktop Remotely using PowerShell Command?

Alex Lim is a certified IT Technical Support Architect with over 15 years of experience in designing, implementing, and troubleshooting complex IT systems and networks. He has worked for leading IT companies, such as Microsoft, IBM, and Cisco, providing technical support and solutions to clients across various industries and sectors. Alex has a bachelor’s degree in computer science from the National University of Singapore and a master’s degree in information security from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. He is also the author of several best-selling books on IT technical support, such as The IT Technical Support Handbook and Troubleshooting IT Systems and Networks. Alex lives in Bandar, Johore, Malaysia with his wife and two chilrdren. You can reach him at [email protected] or follow him on Website | Twitter | Facebook

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