According to some reports, using RDP or Remote Desktop Protocol on recent versions of Windows 10 results in a black screen. One encounters this issue is when using the Remote Desktop Connection feature on Windows 10. The real causes of this black screen are either the display drivers or some misconfiguration with the Remote Desktop Connection utility.
Windows 10 RDP Black Screen
Typically, Windows 10 Remote Desktop throws up a Black Screen and then disconnects. The following tw0 working methods will help you resolve the Windows 10 RDP black screen issue:
Disable Persistent bitmap caching
Update the Display driver.
1] Disable Persistent bitmap caching
Open the Remote Desktop Connection client.
Select the Show Options button to configure your Remote Desktop Connection. Go to the Experience tab.
Uncheck the option for Persistent bitmap caching.
You can now connect to the remote computer normally and your issue must be fixed now.
Anand Khanse is the Admin of TheWindowsClub.com, a 10-year Microsoft MVP Awardee in Windows (2006-16) & a Windows Insider MVP since then. Please read the entire post & the comments first, create a System Restore Point before making any changes to your system & be careful about any 3rd-party offers while installing freeware.