Benefits of using MSTSC:
- Allows full screen
- Copy and paste easily
Setup networking to be dynamic IP on Win Server:
Allow remote desktop: (right click on start, computer, advanced)
Shutdown. Add Hardware for VM
Add Hardware, Network Adapter, and give it the correct Virtual Switch. Here it is full LAN which allows access to the internet.
Also changed RAM usage to dynamic.
Fire up the VM and find it’s IP address
Test connecting this way
Or use the computer’s name
MSTSC and copy paste working. And internet access from the Win2K8 server.
If have 2 connetions then need another virtual switch
then ‘wire’ up:
Then can connect via machine name. Notice IP address is from DHCP on the router.