How do I troubleshoot Remote Desktop connection issues to my Amazon EC2 Windows instance?

Last updated: 2021-03-17

I can't connect to my Amazon Elastic Compute Cloud (Amazon EC2) Windows instance with Remote Desktop Protocol (RDP). How can I fix this?


You can use an automation document with AWS Systems Manager to troubleshoot RDP connection issues.

For manual troubleshooting steps, see Remote Desktop can't connect to the remote computer.