How to allow a VPS with windows server 2012 to accept an RDP connection

I paid for a VPS connection with Windows Server 2012. Now, the next step is to place software on it. So, I want to use RDP to connect to the server. When I try to access it with RDP, it says that the server connection cannot be found. The literature says that what I have to do is configure the server to accept the RDP connection.

Can someone here please spell out the steps to how I do that?
Leonard GojerCAD Technician/ProgrammerAsked:
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What Service provider did you get the VPS from? They should have instructions on setting this up. It is most likely a firewall issue.

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Leonard GojerCAD Technician/ProgrammerAuthor Commented:
I paid for "". I asked them if they could help me, and they told me that it was not covered by the support terms.

There's an A+ exam that covers the introduction to this topic. (probably more than one). I am just trying to find out the answer within a reasonable amount of time, because I could spend time reading my A+ literature and figure it out eventually. I passed the A+ exam in 2008.

I was hoping that it would not be a significant learning chore, but I think it really is.
Leonard GojerCAD Technician/ProgrammerAuthor Commented:
I've requested that this question be deleted for the following reason:

I printed out a FAQ from Microsoft that probably solves this issue for me.
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