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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How can I remotely update multiple windows 7 machines

At my current job we have a very strict network that we are responsible for keeping machines updated, due to our settings the machines will wait until the user initiates, which never happens. So we do ...
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Old Notebook as headless Server [on hold]

I have an old Notebook (Dell D630, to be precise) which has a dead graphics card. Because I have an Windows-Server training through school i want to use that on it too. (Yay - Marketing has worked.) ...
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How to move a Window that is taller than the screen so that the lower hidden part is shown

How to move an application Window that is taller than the screen so that the lower hidden part is shown? I tried using Alt-Del-M (or Alt-Space-M for direct display) to move the Window up but it ...
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Allow trusted IP and Block others in Windows Server 2008 R2

For protection of a Web Server, I need to allow some trusted IP and block others. The solution I have tried: Create 2 inbound rules : Allow some IP and RDP IP Block All this resulted on ...
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log file for RDP connections to send email?

I was wondering if someone could help expand on this code to have it not only log the RDP connections with the time and date and user but to add the mac address, the external IP, and if possible to ...
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Windows 7 Remote Desktop Connection Magnificaiton

I have a visual impairment which means I use tools such as ZoomText and the magnifier tool. I need to RDC into another machine, but doing so removes any zooming ability, which is a real problem. Now ...
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Remote Desktop Connection not working on VPN — another session in progress?

I have looked at many solutions online for the issue that I am having but they just don't seem to be applicable. I have a VPN connection and I am trying to remote desktop into a computer over the ...
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Logon with both tightVNC and RDP [on hold]

Is it possible to have a tightVNC and RDP login without one logging off the other?
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Open Source HTML5 RDP that can play sound [on hold]

I have had serious trouble finding a decent RDP gateway that could let me connect to a Windows Server (either Windows 2008 or Windows 7) through the Remote Desktop Protocol and at the same time ...
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Suddenly Cut From Remote Desktop Session and Can't Log Back Into Any Session

I was literally in the middle of a remote desktop session doing work when all the sudden the session disconnected and now I can not log back into any session anywhere. I know it's not just the domain ...
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where does copied file location of rdp resides in windows

In general while we copy in local windows the files resides at clipboard and it would be used from clipboard. Recently while working on rdp the normal copy paste works with ease which puzzled me ...
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RDP connections changes target desktop icon positions [duplicate]

When connecting to my remote Windows 7 desktop with RDP, once I disconnect and later go back to this computer, all the desktop icons are rearranged from the way they had been, necessitating me to ...
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Inline images are lost when copying them to a RDP session

Observed behavior: Copy some text including an embedded image from an email in Outlook to the clipboard Paste the clipboard content to a RDP session into Word the text is pasted, the image itself ...
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Is a remote RDP console session different from the real physical console?

Today I experienced something strange. We have several servers where a software interface application is running on the desktop. This application may run only once at a time (due to licensing) . ...
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Maximum distance wireless remote desktop computers can physically be from each other [closed]

My home computer is networked with my laptop via remote desktop. Is there a maximum distance they can be physically separated?
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Can I just directly copy software such as Firefox with all plugins to another computer through Remote Desktop Connection?

I have to work on a remote computer and am able to copy files to it from my local desktop. A lot of my software such as Firefox and Spring Tool Suites have many custom plugins installed and it would ...
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Connecting via windows remote control to Centos(Xrdp)

I'm having a problem of printing text in code editor via rdp. I think problem a rise a specially using shift + key and F1- F6 keys, for example: When trying to print ":", I usually get: ...
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Citrix Receiver is not fully redrawing the screen on a Raspberry Pi 2

Setup Information Device: Raspberry Pi 2, model B Image: RPiTC 2 Release 1.1 (Runs Debian) downloaded from http://rpitc.blogspot.com Updated to Citrix Receiver 13.2 ARMHF Issue When I connect using ...
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Windows 8.1 session logoff on RDP disconnect

I installed fresh Win8.1 on a VM, enabled RDP access. Problem that I'm facing is that when I close RDP client my session and all my windows and applications got closed immediately. I need session to ...
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Evoluent mouse user buttons assigned to cut/copy/paste don't work through Windows Remote Desktop

I have my Evoluent mouse user buttons assigned for cut/copy/paste (which saves a ton of time). This works great on my Windows 7 Pro desktop, and my other Evoluent mouse on my Win7 Pro laptop at work. ...
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Cannot remote desktop with new IP address

our IP changed in the office and there are users trying to connect to the remote desktop through the new IP but it isnt working. i've checked the router and the port is still forwarded. i'm wondering ...
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Printing result in RDP is not clear

I need some help about redirected printer in Remote desktop Connection. I wonder why does the printing result of my client unit is not clear. I thought the problem is in the printer but when I tried ...
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multi monitor config scrambled after remote desktop session

My work machine is Win 7 Pro with three monitors (two identical, one much larger). When I remote desktop from my laptop, all is fine, I just get the one display on my laptop. But after disconnecting ...
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Remote Desktop Connection Manager: Hotkeys not working

I'm using rdcman v2.7 on Windows 8.1 and the hotkey (http://i.imgur.com/kYxqJ0V.png) for going to previous session (CTRL+ALT+Left Arrow) doesn't do anything and the hotkey to select session ...
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Spawn command line prompt to a remote Windows machine

Is it possible in Win7, Win8.1, Server 2K8 and 2012 to "shadow" or rather spawn a console and 'impersonate' or 'masquerade' a user command line prompt ? I am domain admin and I would like to interact ...
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Change TeamViewer to unattended

I am using TeamViewer's remote assistance for the first time to help someone fix their computer from across the globe. I had them download the stand-alone app and give me the credentials. I did a lot ...
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Is it possible to create a window or an image that only appears visible on the teamviewer client's screen?

Teamviewer comes with a feature to "Black the screen" of the client when being the viewer, or in other words, the client's screen will be shown a black image screen, while the viewer is still able to ...
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Get *hostname* of a RDP client computer

This question: Get hostname of a RDP client computer, asked how an RDP server can identify a client (i.e., the host that is being used to login remotely), and got this answer: netstat -na | find ...
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Unable to RDP Windows 7 using Remmina on Ubuntu 12.04 LTS

It appears since late of last week there is no longer the ability to RDP onto Windows 7 using the linux client Remmina. Nothing (configuration) has changed on the linux client nor the Windows 7 host ...
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How do you control resolution and/or scaling of icons in RDP connections in Windows 8.1?

How do you control resolution and/or scaling of icons in RDP connections in Windows 8.1?, when using either ... the new "Remote Desktop" store app the old desktop "Remote Desktop Connection" I've ...
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xrdp: curly braces on Italian keyboards (i.e. AltGr + Shift + key not working)

I installed xrdp on a Ubuntu machine (following this), which works fine except for a problem with the keymap. On Italian keyboard, you can type curly braces ("{" and "}") by typing Alt Gr+Shift+è and ...
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How can I access windows machines by name that don't have a domain. If my machine does

I want to RDP in to machines on my local network from my work laptop when I am at home. The problem is that my work laptop has a default domain. So it postfixes the domain onto any machine address I ...
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In Skype, can I use a camera installed on another computer?

I have two laptops: one has a camera but it is too slow to make a video call; another if fast enough but its camera is broken. How can I make Skype on the fast one to use the camera from the other ...
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How to initiate remote access from controlled server machine?

Assume our windows 7 machine A has no public IP - it's connected to LAN and has IP like 192.168. This machine has access to Internet. How to initiate remote access from this server machine A to be ...
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Why rdp local drives don't work until I view the settings and reconnect?

I have some users that use remote desktop connection and recently they cannot access their local network drives within the remote session. When I view the settings under local resources and click on ...
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cannot connect with Remote desktop in windows 8.1 using RDP file

I am having difficultie connecting to a remote computer using my dell notebook with windows 8.1 I have connected to this computer many times before using Linux (Remmina and/or KRDC) without any ...
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Same preferences for all users in Acrobat Reader?

On a W2k8R2 server we have an installation of Acrobat Reader 11. It's necessary to set specific preferences (in Reader prefs) for trusted paths and signing documents. Different users do connect to ...
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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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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 ...