Remote Desktop Assistant is a small application used to manage all your Microsoft Remote Desktop Connections. Also, it provides connectivity monitoring and sends Wake-On-LAN magic packets.
Microsoft Windows XP/Vista/Windows 7 and Server 2003/2008/2008R2.
Remote Desktop Assistant is a wrapper for Microsoft Remote Desktop Connection. It creates RDP configuration files and utilizes the Remote Desktop Client (mstsc.exe). Also, the program combines the features of a ping and port monitor and a Wake-On-LAN magic packet sender. It manages multiple remote desktop connections and allows to configure more RDP file parameters than Remote Desktop Client. You can add, edit and delete remote computer entries. Remote Desktop Assistant checks remote RDP port status and sends ICMP pings to remote computers. If your remote computers are configured to receive Wake-On-LAN magic packets, this software can turn on them remotely. The Remote Desktop Assistant installer includes the additional utilities: Wake-On-LAN Listener, RDP port configuration tool, and Windows shutdown program, which can be copied used on remote computers.
Remote Desktop Assistant key features:
- creates a list of remote computers,
- performs ping and port monitoring,
- retrieves MAC addresses of LAN computers and sends magic packets,
- manages Microsoft Remote Desktop Connections.