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I'm having problems connecting to my Amazon EC2 Instance, I have made sure that RDP port is open (3389) to all sources ( However, when my friend attempts to connect to the instance, it works. I've been trying for a while to figure this problem out, I'm most likely having problems with my RDP configuration on this PC.

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I've had this issue which seems to be related to my VPN connection to work, as soon as I turned off the VPN connection I could RDP directly to the server.

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