Remote Desktop is Microsoft's software that allows a user to access applications and data on a remote computer over a network.

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Can I get a larger Windows 7 Remote Desktop screen than the real screen on the machine?

I have two Windows 7 machines: A) Has four 1920x1200 displays as the desktop. Windows sees it as two 3840x1200 displays. B) Has a single 1920x1200 display When I am using A), I'd like to RDP to B) ...
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How can I make vinagre remember my desktop size settings?

Vinagre, the Gnome Remote Desktop viewer, keeps defaulting to the same desktop size (which is small and annoying, and isn't even my X's desktop size). I can't find anywhere to change these values. ...
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MS TS Web Access (https://localhost/RDWeb) not functional after upgrading to IE11 (from IE9)

Can login in Explorer, however when upgrading from IE9 to IE11, I get the following message: Browser Not Supported This Web browser is not supported by RD Web Access. RD Web Access requires ...
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How do you use multiple monitors in MS Remote Desktop Connection Manager 2.7?

Using the RDMan from: https://www.microsoft.com/en-us/download/confirmation.aspx?id=44989 Tools->Options->Full Screen-> last checkbox is 'Use multiple monitors when necessary' however this has no ...
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Can Remote Desktop app on OS X restore sessions after sleep or WiFi outage?

On Windows, when I have a Remote Desktop connection active, and the WiFi disconnects temporarily / or the laptop goes to sleep, the Remote Desktop sessions are restored automatically and seamlessly ...
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Display issues when using *any* remote control application? (WIn 8.1)

I'm experiencing this weird issue. I tried a few apps (Teamviewer, Google Remote Desktop and another one I can't remember, which I found googling) and the windows don't display correctly. For ...
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How can I fix resolution/screen size issues when connected to a server via RDP?

We had someone in who needed to do some work on our server but when his laptop connected to it via RDP it made the resolution/screen size go all weird. Here are some screenshots as you can see some ...
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Having issues with pst files between client and server profile

we have several Win 2012 r2 server running one of them for remote desktop services. Users are in the active directory with server based profiles. There is sadly no exchange server in the network so ...
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Unable to connect Remote Desktop unless the PC is logged in

I am unable to connect remote desktop on Remote-PC and also cannot connect to that PC teamviewer unless that desktop is once logged in by a remote user! After power failure system reboots to login ...
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Propagate Windows RDP Enablecredsspsupport Settings Across Domain

How do I disable the Enablecredsspsupport on a domain wide setting instead of going to every user to disable it ? Thanks.
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Connecting to a Mac with MS-RDP 3389?

Is it possible to configure or connect (with or with out software) that helps us emulate the 3389 RDP that Microsoft has for Windows, but on the Mac? I am a Major PC guy, but I am finding needs to ...
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Logon failed to localhost using a domain name via remote desktop

I want to connect to localhost via remote desktop, the OS is Windows server 2008 r2. I can connect successfully using 127.0.0.1,::1,localhost and the IP address in the network. But when I tried to ...
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RDP into Fedora 20 as non-root user

I want to enable RDP on a server running Fedora 20. The server however does not come with either rdesktop, xrdp or vino installed. I was wondering if it is possible to accomplish this task as non-root ...
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Windows program to view all monitors and interact with them

So I have looked all over for a solution for this and I am just about convinced that one doesn't exist. Basically this is the scenario: In the company I work for one of my bosses asked me to set up 4 ...
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Setting Up Independent Remote Desktop Network like Teamviewer

Recently I am Using two Software for Remote Desktop application. 1. Teamviewer ( For Personal Use) 2. RealVNC (For my business purpose) For RealVNC, I need to configure routers all the time for ...
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Curtain mode disconnect after pin in Chrome Remote Desktop on Windows 10

I am successfully using Curtain mode on Chrome Remote Desktop on my Windows 7 Ultimate installation, and I have been recently trying the new Windows 10 beta to see what might not work when I ...
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Remote desktop rearranges icons, but not so they would fit better in small resolutions

Logging into my job computer using remote desktop will make the icons rearrange, but not always. Sometimes they do not rearrange. When I am connected with remote desktop, the icons in the right edge ...
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Remote desktop, does user get control back?

I'm curious if I log in remotely to a computer and it asks if I still want to log in even if the other user will get logged out will he/she automatically get logged in once I'm done?
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Screensharing between Linux and Windows computers

I am looking for a way to share the screen from a Linux computer to a Windows PC. Allowing the PC to interact with the Linux computer (i.e. clicking on buttons) is not necessary, but it would be fine. ...
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How to solve windows server 2012 R2 responds very slow while in Remote Desktop

I am connecting to a Windows Server 2012 R2 locally through LAN connection. But whenever I am trying to connect my local system to the server, through Remote Desktop Connection, it connects ...
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Remote Desktop PC over LAN through a web browser

My laptop runs Windows 7 Ultimate. This morning I found out my laptop's screen was damaged and my office work was hindered considerably. I can only get the screen replaced after a few days and things ...
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Running HMA on VPS but still being able to connect via Remote Desktop

Right, here's the tricky situation We have a VPS ( windows 2008 ) We have a bot installed on this which needs to run behind HMA ( hide my ass VPN ) The obvious issue- - IF we are connected to the ...
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Remote Desktop not working

I'm trying to connect to an old Windows XP machine using the RDP protocol. On the XP machine, I have checked "Allow users to connect remotely to this computer" and turned off the firewall. When I ...
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Raspbian RDP Client

Is there an RDP client for Raspbian or any Debian OS that has the following features: Works with remote FX. Dual full screen. Can share local resources like drives. Remote audio. Can be free or ...
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Remote desktop connection

Is it possible to establish a remote desktop connection to a computer and then have the computer running, and performing the tasks it was set up to do without having an active computer connected to ...
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Ways around copy/paste size limitation for Windows server without sharing

I'm trying to allow for users to copy/paste or Click and drag items into a sub folder of a shared parent. The architecture goes along the lines of Parent>Child>Child. The bottom child is not shared, ...
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could not connect using remote desktop in windows 8.1

in windows 8.1 recently i noticed that remote desktop connection could not been established during to login error. (i have another PC in internet). but I've tested my brother's laptop to see if my ...
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How to enumerate users from the RDP login screen on Vista /Windows 7 / 2008 and up

As the title says, I am trying to figure out a way to grab the list of user names from a RDP login screen. By this I mean having them in plain text. The server is a remote one, not local, completely ...
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Can I run games smoothly on a server via RDP? [closed]

Is it possible to run games on a hosted server smoothly via RDP? I have a dedicated server running Windows Server 2012 R2. It has 144 GB of RAM, an Intel Xeon E5 and GeForce GTX 750 Ti GPU. It's a ...
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Adding user to remote desktop error

Giving access to user to their PC remotely I have 4 PC that receive this error out of 50pc windows remote desktop When trying to add user in remote settings, select users, add “If I add a domain user ...
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rdp from win7 computer to srv2008 over 2 ssh servers - no root

I am trying to establish a RDP connection to a remote windows server. Due to firewall restrictions, I need to create a SSH tunnel over 2 remote ssh servers. win7 + putty => sshsrv1 (no root) sshsrv1 ...
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Remote Desktop into work laptop works when the laptop is on WiFi, but not when it's connected via an ethernet cable

To avoid the hassle of a KVM, I simply use remote desktop to switch between working on my home machine and my work laptop. However, I can only RDP into the laptop when it's connected to WiFi. When I ...
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Remote Desktop Services: Fixed hostname per client

I'm investigating the deployment of a RDS-based solution and I wondered if an RDS session can be assigned a unique hostname based on the PC the session originated from. I need this to allow the ...
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How does wake-on-lan works? [duplicate]

Someone told me about wake-on-lan options in bios and it sounds great. It would be kinda cool if I can turn my computer from office when it happens that I forgot to turn it on before I go to work so ...
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TeamViewer ID changes constantly on computer with Unattended Access

I'm running two Windows 8 computers at home that I need to access remotely from time to time. For that purpose I installed TeamViewer with the unattended access option and I selected a personal ...
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RDP Session Assigned Keyboard Shortcut to Open desktop Shortcut not working

I have an RDP Session that has application shorctuts on the desktop that have assigned Keyboard Shortcuts to initiate the opening of an application. For what ever reason these do not work when we ...
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Send Multiple Remote Desktop Sessions A Command

I use Microsoft's Remote Desktop Connection Manager to administer users on my network. I am looking for a way, or another program, that will allow me to send a command to all of my logged in remote ...
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Disable auto log off windows server 2012

How to disable auto log off feature for a specific user in windows server 2012 using rdp Thanks for your time.
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Remote Desktop Freezing and giving a weird error

So for the last few days, I've been using windows remote desktop from my macbook to connect to my PC upstairs to do work. But the last few days I've been having issues with the connection freezing ...
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Control 2 computers each with 2 monitors with 1 Keyboard/Mouse?

I have 2 Physical machines , sitting next to each other, each one has 2 monitors , and all the monitors are arranged arranged like this from left to right : Monitor 1,2, belong to Machine 1, monitor ...
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Windows 7 Remote Desktop Connection - Manage 1111 Errors In System Log

I have a Windows 7 Pro 64-bit machine that acts as a host for several remote Windows 7 Pro machines that connect to the host machine using the Windows 7 Remote Desktop Connection client that ships ...
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RDP Connection slow

I have change internet provider from DSL to Cable. (from 16Mbps to 120Mbps) Since that, I am facing with the new provider now some slowless issues when I connect via RDP to Win8 from Win7 over IP-SEC ...
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Diagnose Windows Remote Desktop

I am unable to use Remote Desktop to access my PC from a different machine. When I do RDP from my own network it asks for my login credentials (good). But when I try it from the outside network, it ...
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Remmina Remote Desktop Client - Unable to connect to RDP server

I'm experiencing a some issues using Remmina - The GTK+ Remote Desktop Client / FreeRDP/Remmina; such as this: I have to click on "Resize the window to fit remote resolution" to see my RDP session) ...
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Access a domain controller (replica) from rdp without principal rpd

I have a windows 2003 Server as a principal domain controller (Let's call this the principal) I have a windows 2008 R2 server as a replicated domain controller of the first one (Let's call this the ...
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Connect to windows sever hosted on vmware using Remote Desktop

I just installed windows sever 2008 on vmware, and I want to connect to it using Remote Desktop in my windows 8.1. I configured the network interface as NAT, and I tried to access the Windows server ...
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How to set default Sign-In options to PIN after remote desktop connection closed in WIN8

I create a PIN to login my windows account, And the default sign-in option is PIN when win8 startup But the sign-in option switch to Password when I connected this computer via Remote Desktop I ...
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Connect via Remmina to XRDP on Centos 7 returns blank black screen

I have a fresh virtual machine with Centos 7, there was no DE (it's a machine in cloud system). So, I connect via ssh and installed group "GNOME Desktop", and then installed xrdp as here ...
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Connect to remote Linux server localhost through browser on Windows desktop

I have an application called SpagoBI that is running on a remote server. On the server it can be accessed through http://serverip:8080/SpagoBI. I want to be able to access that url on my windows ...
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Windows 8.1 stops responding to ping after user has signed off

When i sign out of my win 8.1, it stops responding to pings from my other machine. This win 8.1 is installed on a laptop, so I guess this may be a power plan issue, but currently I have power plan ...