How to connect to a VPS using Remote Desktop Connection
For Windows and Mac:
The instructions below show how to connect via Remote Desktop Connection on Windows XP, 7 and 8.
Step 1: Open the Remote Desktop Connection Client by clicking Start > All Programs > Accessories > Communications > Remote Desktop Connection.
Step 2: Enter the IPV4 address of the server in the Computer field and click Connect.
Step 3: Once you have connected, you will see the Windows log in screen. To log in for the first time, enter the Computer Name\Administrator and the corresponding password (this is the password that was emailed to you when your server install was completed).
Step 4: Congratulations you have successfully connected and logged in to your new server!