Remmina Plugin RDesktop is a free software protocol plugin to establish a RDP connection using RDesktop which sometimes performs better than the FreeRDP integrated plugin in Remmina and also provides a lot of features like clipboard sync, remote folders support, remote audio, seamless RDP and various settings for performances.

General settings

RDesktop installation is required in order to let this plugin to work properly.


The Remmina Plugin RDesktop plugin settings are documented in the Documentation page.


The stable versions released with source code and prebuilt packages are linked in the Download page. For information about installation from packages or source code please refer to the Installation page.

The Remmina Plugin RDesktop development version source code is available on GitHub.


Remmina Plugin RDesktop is distributed as open source code available on GitHub under GNU GPL-2+ license (GNU General Public License version 2 or higher). The software is supplied as is and it doesn't offer any warranty. Anyone can fork the project, modify and distribute it under the same GNU GPL-2+ license.