MacFreeRDP Installation

MacFreeRDP installation is performed via the Terminal. Open Finder and go to Applications > Utilities. Launch the Terminal.app and execute the following commands.

Be sure that you have OpenSSL installed:

$ brew install openssl

Download source code of FreeRDP:

$ git clone https://github.com/FreeRDP/FreeRDP.git

Build and install MacFreeRDP:

$ cd FreeRDP
$ git clean -fdx 
$ export OPENSSL_ROOT_DIR=/usr/local/opt/openssl 
$ cmake .
$ cmake —build . —target MacFreeRDP
$ sudo cp -R client/Mac/cli/MacFreeRDP.app /Applications/
$ sudo install_name_tool -add_rpath /Applications/MacFreeRDP.app/Contents/Frameworks/ /Applications/MacFreeRDP.app/Contents/MacOS/MacFreeRDP

Now you are able to use MacFreeRDP to connect to your Remote Desktop.

Install FabulaTech Remote Desktop products for macOS and redirect your devices with the following command:

$ /Applications/MacFreeRDP.app/Contents/MacOS/MacFreeRDP /v:IP /dvc:ft