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Remmina RDP key remapping

Remmina is a wonderful piece of software and I use it a lot on my work. The only problem is key mapping. I am really used to working in DWM window manager, which utilizes windows key to switch panes. ...
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Giving an rdp session it's own keyboard and mouse

I'm using windows 8 pro on my computer and the client computer. I want to be able to use my computer, with it's keyboard and mouse on monitor #1, while someone else is in an RDP session on monitor ...
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17 views

Remote desktop (mstsc) from Windows 7 to RHEL5, some apps not responding to most keyboard buttons

I'm using remote desktop on my Windows box to connect to a RHEL5 box. The problem I'm having is that some applications (I'll get into details below) seem to not want to pick up most keyboard input ...
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53 views

Remote keyboard stops working when a specific program is running

There is a remote pc that we connect to, via the default Windows application "Remote Desktop Connection". Everything works fine until we open a specific program, which also happens to be the purpose ...
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2answers
318 views

MS Remote Desktop on OSX : Arrow Keys Being Treated As Numberpad

When Using MS Remote Desktop 8.0.x to connect from my Mac to a Windows VM on another host I have a key mapping problem. Windows treats the Mac's arrow keys as if they were on the numeric keypad ...
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1answer
65 views

How does a packet of RDP mouse/keyboard click look?

I just cant find it on wireshark when sniffing the RDP connection.. Can anyone show me how they look and how can I distinguish between them? Of course it would be encrypted but the main question is ...
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91 views

Microsoft Remote Desktop Mac - Caps not working

I am trying to get an RDP connection set up so that one of my sites can access their terminal server account over RDP from a MacBook. For security reasons, I don't want to have to save the password in ...
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1answer
49 views

Windows occasionally thinks a modifier key is being pressed when switching in and out of remote desktop

So I use remote desktop a fair amount of the time at work, and I'm running into the following issue: Sometimes, when switching back and forth between my remote and local session (remote session is ...
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1answer
136 views

Control key stuck on RDP from OS X to Windows

I'm using OS X 10.9.1 to connect to a Windows 2003 session via RDP. I'm trying to understand why the RDP session occasionally acts as if a man's finger is on the control key. If I were to type "HELLO" ...
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1answer
2k views

Windows remote desktop keyboard mapping issue

We use Windows Remote Desktop to access our business system where they launch our business app directly via RemoteApp -- in other words, they don't actually launch the desktop environment, only the ...
2
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1answer
75 views

Can I use different keyboard settings for different spaces on OS X

I use Microsoft remote desktop app on my Mac. Is it possible to have the keyboard settings different for the app, and for the rest of the OS? As I often put the remote app in a different space, I was ...
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2answers
705 views

Mac -> Windows Remote Desktop Keyboard [German Layout]

I thought, that instead of a VM on my MacBook, I would just RDP to a Windows Server, and write my code there (C#,Visual Studio). Problem is that the keyboard mapping is completely wrong: What I'd want ...
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3answers
780 views

RDP: Using host's keyboard and mouse?

This may sound crazy... but is there any way to use the host's keyboard and mouse when using RDP? I mean there is a headless Windows machine in my room. I often use Remote Desktop on one of my idle ...
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56 views

Sending keyboard presses to minimized rdp windows

Is there a way to send key presses to a minimized rdp window? For example: If I was rdping to another computer that had a voip program that uses a push-to-talk key (for example, mumble) is there any ...
2
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2answers
877 views

How to type braces on Danish Mac keyboard when RDP'ing into Windows ?

Context: I am on a Mac (Macbook Pro) running OS X Lion with a Danish keyboard layout. I sometimes have to RDP (using the Microsoft RDP client for Mac) into a Windows machine, that also has Danish ...
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1answer
11k views

TeamViewer special key on local and remote end not matching

I am using TeamViewer 7.0.11474 to remotely control a Mac Pro from my Macbook Pro. I occasionally find that some key strokes (likely the special keys) I type on local machine gets translated ...
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1answer
72 views

Is there a way to move around an RDP window that's too big for the screen without using a mouse to move the scrollbar?

I keep thinking there might be a shortcut key you can hold down while you move around the screen with the arrow keys.
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2answers
405 views

Alt Gr + 4 resizes windows when using remote desktop

I'm connecting to a Windows Vista computer using my Windows 7 computer. I have a swedish keyboard and whenever I press Alt Gr and 4 combined (should result in a $) the active window gets resized. I ...
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1answer
360 views

How can I remap keys for a remote desktop session in Windows?

My main machine runs Windows 7 and has Caps Lock mapped to Control. When I remote to this computer from other machines (particularly ones that I do not manage or have administrator access to), their ...
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4answers
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How to use a Windows keyboard on Mac OS X?

I have a Logitech Windows keyboard and I want to use it on my iMac. The problem is that many buttons are mapped to the wrong places. For example, when I press Right Alt + 2 I get the ™ symbol and not ...
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1answer
8k views

How would I remap Mac CMD to CTRL keys in Remote Desktop Connection for Mac application?

I sometimes have to use Microsoft Remote Desktop Connection for Mac for remote access to a Windows 7 machine from an iMac running MacOS X 10.6.6 (Snow Leopard). Making the mental switch to use the ...
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1answer
710 views

Customizing VNC Client Keymapping for PC to Mac Connections

I'm currently using UltraVNC to connect to my Mac Mini from my Windows 7 machine. I'm running into annoyances/issues because I'd like to use activate certan Mac key combinations from my Windows ...
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4answers
6k views

Shift and Control keys out of sync with normal keys over RDP

I spend quite a lot of time working on various machines via RDP (usually RDPing to one machine and from there RDPing to other computers outside our LAN) and have an issue where the modifier keys ...
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3answers
19k views

Block keyboard and mouse input of remote user in Teamviewer session

I'm using Teamviewer to help my family members with their computer problems. Sometimes they use the mouse and keyboard when I'm in the middle of something important. I don't want to tell them not to ...
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2answers
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Citrix ICA Client on Mac shift key doesn't work as expected

When I'm connected to a Windows XP computer from my Mac OS X 10.6 using the Citrix ICA Client, it seems that the shift key only works for the first letter typed after pressing shift. In order to type ...
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2answers
461 views

How to get RDP client to process the #@ key on Mac?

I'm using Microsoft's RDP client for logging in on my VBox Ubuntu that is running with VBoxHeadless. This works fine except that the #@ key does not seem to be recognized. Even the xev utility doesn't ...
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Windows Remote Desktop and Narrator

I have the exact same problem as outlined in this post. Everytime I start XP Remote Desktop, Narrator and Utility Manager also starts and takes over the keyboard. When Narrator and ...