Windows Azure now allows users to configure, enable remote desktop for cloud services via management portal. Earlier, users could only enable this at the time of deployment. This new features allows users to configure the remote desktop on fly and eliminates the need of redeployment. Below are the steps to configure:
Note: Please ensure you password does not contain username or portion of user name. For example, if the user name is “hari”, make sure password is not like “hari$999” or “ha-789”. This will result in “Your credentials did not work” error when you try to RDP.