RDP VM in Azure cloud

I have a VM created in Azure cloud (It is SEAsia region.  I subscribe with an MSDN subscription that gives $200 credit) .  But I am unable to RDP both from office and home . Do I have to add the VM's ip to  the firewall exception ?
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Martyn SpencerSoftware Developer / Linux System Administrator / Managing DirectorCommented:
RDP is usually blocked by default, so you would need to ensure that port 3389 (UDP and TCP) are allowed (assuming a default configuration). You may also need to ensure that the user you are logging in as is authorised to use remote desktop services.

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Shaun VermaakTechnical Specialist/DeveloperCommented:
Are you connecting via the generated RDP file or via the external IP? Also, check the NSG if the port is allowed
Philip ElderTechnical Architect - HA/Compute/StorageCommented:
Once the VM is set up either use the console that is available via the Azure Portal or set up a firewall exception for 3389 TCP inbound on the public IP network object the VM is connected to.
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