October 15, 2017

How to change Windows remote desktop port number

To change default Windows remote desktop protocol (RDP) port number (3389) to any other, follow this instructions:

 

1. Press “Start” button and type “regedit”:

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2. Expand the registry folders to:

HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE –> System –> CurrentControlSet –> Control –>Terminal Server –> WinStations –> RDP-Tcp

3. Look for “Port number” entry and double-click on it. In opened window choose “Decimal” and change “Value data” field to desired port number.

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4. Press OK.

5. Make sure that new port is opened in firewall.

6. Enjoy

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