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How do I enable Remote Desktop access to my Windows 8 box please? (See the attached image; No "Remote desktop" section)No "Remote desktop" section.
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Remote Desktop is only available in the Win 8 Pro edition.  See this comparison:
 
http://windows.microsoft.com/en-us/windows/compare
 
You should check which version you have, probably you don't have Pro. You can check which Windows edition you are running as described here:

http://windows.microsoft.com/en-us/windows/which-operating-system
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