I have tried few days to connect to azure web role. I enabled the settings which is prompting when you going to publish the web role. But it didn't work for me. (The reason i found is i gave the name administrator). You can following alternative way to connect to your web role.
How to connect to Windows Azure Web Role (Using Remote Desktop)
- Create a Azure Web Role and publish it to azure.
- When you are publishing enable the Remote Desktop for all roles.
- If you use usernames such as admin, administrator, etc. it will not work. You can check it from
- Go to Cloud services and Configure Menu
Then click the remote icon in the bottom
Then it will pop up a dialog which you can use and check for your remote configurations.