How do I use the microphone/headset on my home computer when using Remote Desktop ?

  • Set up Remote Desktop using our Remote Desktop FAQ
  • Go to Start and Remote Desktop
  • When the Remote Desktop window open, before you connect, choose Show Options
  • Choose the Local Resources tab.
  • Under Remote Audio choose the Settings button
  • Click on Record from this computer to select it.
  • Click OK to continue.
  • At the bottom of the Local Resources tab, click on the More button.
  • Select video capture devices
  • Click OK
  • Now click on the Connect to start the Remote Desktop connection
  • If you are asked Do you trust this remote connection? check that the Remote computer name is correct and click Connect to continue.
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