How to increase EC2 / Lightsail Instance (Remote Desktop) Screen Size.
This page tells you how to re-size the desktop screen of a remote EC2/
Light sail windows instance. . It's also tell about how to increase font
All of sudden my light sail instance desktop screen got reduced. it was
very difficult to work on the remote desktop.
Finally I was able to figureout how the re-size the remote windows
desktop screen and increase the font size.
Please follow the following steps.
1. Launch Remote Desktop Connection from
your laptop startup menu
2. Click on Show Option. Then click on
Display tab (Remote desktop > Show Option > Display tab)
3. Drag Display configuration towards
right end. Check the check box "Display All Monitor" and "Display the
4. Click on Connect button. It will
conect remote EC2 / Lightsail windows instance
Size of the remote desktop screen will be maximum like your local
Font size of the remote desktop screen depends on the resolution of own
local laptop screen. If you want to increase font / icon size you can
change the display setting of your local taptop screen.
Alternative option: Launching remote
desktop from Lightsail / EC2 console.
Now you should be have bigger / full remote desktop screen.