Fix: Your Computer Can't Connect to the Remote Desktop

Originally published at: Fix: Your Computer Can't Connect to the Remote Desktop

The error ‘Your computer can’t connect to the Remote Desktop Gateway Server’ trips when you are not able to connect to a remote system. The reason behind the error seems to be the use of HTTP/UDP connection by the Remote Desktop client. The Remote Desktop client has been receiving updates from Microsoft from time to…

thanks for this it worked, appreciated …but interestingly i have 3 others users who didn’t need this, dont have the key and are working on the same RDG server , today it just stopped working until I put this reg key in…would love to know why this happened.

Try the instructions here:

This still works… thank you!

I have another workaround:
put your Gateway IP address in the client’s hosts file. that’s it. this way you won’t disable UDP functionality.
I have no idea why host file works but regular DNS resolution does not, but hosts file does the trick.

Worked for my users too, many thanks Kevin

Above Method worked and a treat
Good man