How to set up Remote Desktop Connection through the SonicWALL Posted on by mike18153 IT Support Forum › Forums › Network & Firewall › SonicWALL › Configuration › How to set up Remote Desktop Connection through the SonicWALL Tagged: Remote Desktop Connection This topic contains 0 replies, has 1 voice, and was last updated by mike18153 5 years ago. Author Posts July 11, 2014 at 10:36 pm #428 mike18153Participant Need to setup remote desktop connection through the SonicWALL? Here’s how to set up remote desktop connection through the SonicWALL: Download the SonicWALL latest update from the SonicWALL website. Under the free download catogary, you can see dropdown box and select the netextender Then select latest update and download. Because some of machines which use the Windows 8 or 8.1 pro not support to previous versions of Netextender After you download Netextender setup file run and install to the computer Then double click on Netextender icon in desktop or start menu You can see prompt with Server Name, User Name, Password, Domain Name Please be careful when you put them and you must enter them correctly. Those are case sensitive and you must enter them carefully Then you enter them correctly you can see prompt with: Status : Connected Server : abc Client IP : 192.168.x.x Sent : xx bytes Received: aa bytes Duration: 0 Days 00:00:02 If it is not connected, you can see error message in that prompt. Then re-enter your details and connect After you connect to SonicWALL, go to the start menu your computer and type Remote desktop Connection on search bar or it is in Start menu -> All programs -> Accessories -> Remote Desktop Connection Double click on it and open Remote Desktop Connection. In that prompt you need to enter your computer name and User Name. Please see below: Computer: xxx User Name: yyy If it is not work, try to enter Username with domain(domain name\user name) Remember you must set up remote Computer for remote access before you log in to computer You can set up that as below: right click on My Computer -> Remote Settings Left hand corner in your screen -> under Remote tab put a tick on Allow Remote Assistance Connections to this computer And under Remote Desktop in same prompt click on Select Users and Add user Finally Click connect button on prompt Author Posts You must be logged in to reply to this topic.