The upgrade of Microsoft Remote Desktop (MRD) from version 8 to version 10 also involves a change in delivery for many MacAdmins from the Mac App Store (MAS) to a standard package installer. Since a few extra considerations are involved I decided to share how I accomplished it using Munki. Read on if you are interested in the details.

  1. Microsoft Remote Desktop Version 8 For Mac
  2. Microsoft Remote Desktop Version 8 For Mac Download

Apple Remote Desktop lets you manage multiple Mac computers across your network. Mac computers managed by Apple Remote Desktop receive updates to the Apple Remote Desktop Client software along with macOS updates.

Apple Remote Desktop requires macOS Big Sur 11 or later.

What's new in Apple Remote Desktop 3.9.4

  • Support for macOS Big Sur
  • Support for Mac computers with Apple silicon
  • Bug fixes and performance improvements
Microsoft Remote Desktop Version 8 For Mac

Microsoft Remote Desktop Version 8 For Mac

What's new in Apple Remote Desktop 3.9.3

  • Bug fixes and performance improvements
  • Support for Dark Mode

What's new in Apple Remote Desktop 3.9

This update improves the overall stability of Apple Remote Desktop and includes the following specific changes:

  • Computer lists, complete with credentials, can be exported to an encrypted archive and restored to other viewers.
  • Improved security, with an optional compatibility option to support older clients in the Security tab of the Preferences panel.
  • Assistance cursors available via a custom toolbar item.
  • Support for the Touch Bar.
  • Admins can now connect to Macs running older versions of Apple Remote Desktop Client software without needing to make sure Preferences > Security > 'Allow communications with older clients (less secure)' is turned on in the admin app. You must be running Apple Remote Desktop Client 3.9.2 or later on the Mac running Apple Remote Desktop.

What's new in Apple Remote Desktop Client 3.9.3

Apple Remote Desktop Client 3.9.3 is an update for any Mac that is viewed or controlled from the Remote Desktop app. It's available as an automatic software update for the following versions of these operating systems:

  • macOS Sierra 10.12.2 or later
  • OS X El Capitan 10.11.6
  • OS X Yosemite 10.10.5

This update is recommended for all Apple Remote Desktop users. It addresses issues related to compatibility, reliability, and usability.

About Apple Remote Desktop Client 3.9.2

This update addresses issues related to reliability, usability and compatibility and includes the following specific change:

Microsoft Remote Desktop Version 8 For Mac Download

  • When controlling a client Mac, you can now authenticate with a user’s long name instead of just the short name.