Remote Desktop: How to Save Files on Mac

Step 1: Be sure to have the Remote Desktop app installed and open. (If you need to install the application first, follow the steps on how to first: Download).

Step 2: Go to the Remote Access website.

Step 3: Click on the Microsoft application you need to save a file on. [The example being used is Word]. 

Step 4: Once you've done that, you'll see the download commence in the bottom-left hand corner. Once it has finished, go ahead and double-click on it.

Step 5: You'll see the remote connection initiating. Once it has finished, you'll be prompted to enter your DU credentials. 

Step 6: You're application should be open now. Click on the file you'd wish to save on your desktop.

Step 7: Once you've done that, go to 'File', then 'Save As' and select 'This PC'.

Step 8: You'll have two options of where to save your file. Either in your Documents or Desktop (both options are fine, simply choose your preference).

Step 9: Proceed to save your file.


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