In this article we run through connecting to your Windows VPS
using the 2X Client RDP/Remote Desktop application.
The 2X RDP client is free for both Android and Apple devices. It
is also very easy to set up and use.
Android users: Start by downloading and installing the app from
the Google Play store onto your Android device. You'll find it
Apple users: Start by downloading and installing the app from
the iTunes app store onto your Apple device. You'll find it right
Start the 2X RDP app and click the + sign at the top to add and
configure your VPS connection.
Choose the Terminal Server Connection option.
Enter your VPS' details into the appropriate fields as with the
Alias: My Mammoth VPS
Port: 3389 (this defaults to the correct port so can be left as is)
The configuration screen will be similar to the image below
Check the 'Connect to Console' box.
The rest of the settings can be left as they are, or changed to
your own preference. Most people use Bitmap caching, Enable
Compression and the Sound Redirection option 'Do not play'. These
settings will save data usage on the mobile device and is likely to
be more responsive.
Scroll back to the top of the configuration options and click
the floppy disk icon to save your connection settings. Your
connection settings will be saved on your device, and ready to use
whenever you start the 2X RDP client.
You should now see your newly created VPS connection listed by
the alias you chose.
Click your VPS in the list and the 2X RDP client will now
connect you to your VPS' desktop.
Click the settings icon(down arrow) when you want to disconnect
from your VPS and be sure to select Disconnect from the menu(not