Remote desktop is a very powerful feature using which you can access any desktop from another desktop over an internet. In this video the instructor shows how to enable remote desktop in Microsoft Windows XP. Remote desktop is a system that will allow other users from the internet or your local network to connect and control your computer. As this can be a security hazard be careful while sharing the details of your remote desktop connection. To enable this click on start button, right click on My Computer and select the properties. Now go to the Remote tab and there you can check the option to allow users to connect remotely to this computer. This video shows how to enable remote desktop on your Windows XP computer.