Remote Desktop app was part of the standard windows xp pro and windows 7. I cannot find it in Windows 8.1 pro

Remote Desktop app was part of the standard windows xp pro and windows 7. I cannot find it in Windows 8.1 pro
Where is it hidden in Windows 8.1 pro. I know it should be included as part of the standard OS.
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JohnBusiness Consultant (Owner)Commented:
It is there.  Look in %windir%\system32\mstsc.exe and that is it. I hope you can find it. Use Win + R on the desktop to locate it.

I use it all the time and pasted the shortcut to it onto my Windows 8.1 desktop.

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NVITEnd-user supportCommented:
It's even in RT.
Go to the charms screen
Type Remote Desktop.
It should show up.
David Johnson, CD, MVPOwnerCommented:
Type remote desktopVoila!
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Manikandan NarayanswamySecurity Specialist & IBM Security GuardiumCommented:

You can download the Remote Desktop app for windows 8.1 from the windows store in windows 8.1

JohnBusiness Consultant (Owner)Commented:
On my Windows 8 / 8.1 Pro computer, Remote Desktop came as part of the package.

@mbgreene  - Did you find the program in System32?
David Johnson, CD, MVPOwnerCommented:
the remote desktop client is included in ALL microsoft operating systems.. the 'server' part is only available in pro and higher
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