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Hi All,

I've used Remote Desktop from my workplace to remote into my home PC. Whenever I go back to the remote desktop on my work computer it has my home IP address stored in it. Is there a way to clear the settings? I've tried highlighting the IP address and hitting the delete key and deleting the default.rdp file but my home IP address is still there.



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Why do this?

While it may be an annoyance to see that address, remember that at some offices a log of incoming non port 80 traffic is logged. So you'll need to find that log as well.

Be sure to search the registry too.


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Delete the registry entries as presented in the following MSKB article:

Q312169 -"How to Remove Entries from the Remote Desktop Connection Computer Box"

In addition, delete C:\Document and Settings\<Username>\My Documents\default.rdp.

This file stores the last RD configuration, including the last server name.

Good Luck,


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