How to Create a Remote Desktop Connection Shortcut

In this post, we will see the steps to create a Remote Desktop Connection shortcut in the Windows 10 desktop.

But remember that the steps are the same for creating a shortcut on File Explorer. Let us begin.

Create Remote Desktop Connection Shortcut

Right-click on your desktop’s blank area. Hover your mouse over New. Hit Shortcut, which you can find under Folder.

In the Create Shortcut pop-up, type mstsc. Hit the Next button.

Now, provide the name for the shortcut as per your liking if you don’t like the suggested name. Click on the Finish button.