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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no internet connection windows server 2012 setting up remote desktop connection

I'd like to setup my Windows 2012 Server so I can Remote Desktop Connection from my client (Windows 10) with the static IP that I'm going to give to the server. (So not through a site). After having ...
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Can I permanently change the windows timezone vis ssh and cygwin?

I have a bunch of VM's with Windows Server 2008 R2 and ssh running via cygwin. I want to change the timezone on all of them. I would prefer not to RDP to every one of them and do it manually. I have ...
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Remote Desktop Connection Timeout

My Remote Desktop Connections are timing out after approximately 2 hours with this message: Your remote desktop services session ended because the remote computer didn't receive any input from ...
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Set computer to ONLY allow remote login, not local

We have a Windows 7 computer that, do to some security rules, we would like to configure to ONLY allow remote access. That is, someone would not be able to log in by connecting a keyboard/mouse/...
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Log in to Windows 10 as Administrator using RDP

I have two Windows 10 machines. I remote into the desktop using my laptop. Remote works, but I cannot get Administrator access. Both are Windows 10 Pro. Both have the same local accounts, each ...
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Remote desktop and clipdiary

How do I disable the local clipdiary from copying information from the remote session but still work when using local machine.
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How to have account auto logon after other user disconnects from RDP

I have a Windows 10 Pro machine set up as a kiosk. A domain account is set to auto-logon using SysInternals Autologon. http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/sysinternals/bb963905 When the machine powers ...
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SSH and remote X appication… not correct resolution..how to solve it?

I'm running through a SSH connection with -X option, a remote graphic application but when it's launched I can't see correctly the whole screen due to a bad resolution parameter... how can I change ...
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Cant remote desktop with dual montiors from Windows 10 pro to Windows 7 RDP protocol

Don't know what I am doing wrong. I have Windows 10 Pro, I select the Show options->Display tab and say use all monitors. Everytime I only get one monitor. I don't get it. Is there something ...
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Auto snooze google hangout notifications

Is there any way that I can get Google Hangouts to auto snooze notifications when I have an event on my Google Calendar that is marked as busy? Or is there a way to snooze notifications if I am using ...
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Remote Desktop in home network after Connecting to VPN

My environment is at home, with one desktop and one office laptop. They are connected using a wireless router. IP's are of the typical IP range assigned by the router - 192.168.2.2 to 99. Router is ...
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Sync remote desktop and local system keyboard layout

For context, I need to type in two languages with different keyboard layouts. When using a remote desktop, I would like the remote system to use what ever layout is currently active on my own system, ...
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Hiding remote desktop server process on Windows 10?

So I'm trying to run a program that won't fully function if it notices the a remote desktop server running on the computer. Is there a way to hide or rename the remote desktop process to fool this ...
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Windows 10 Pro RDP black screen on host after disconnect

When I remote into my computer (Win 10 Pro, Intel 6700, EVGA 960) using the Microsoft RDP server built into Win 10 Pro, everything is fine. It works normally. But when I disconnect and try to use the ...
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RDP Connection Issues

Question 1 I set up RDP on Windows 10 PRO as well as an Android Tablet. I can access the host computer from the Tablet if I am on the same network but not if the host and tablet are on different ...
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How do I change the port that I use to remotely access a Windows (10) computer?

How do I go about changing the port that I use for remote desktop on Windows 10?
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HP RGS Remote desktop hotkeys

I am using HP RGS to connect from a Windows 7 device to a Red Hat Linux server blade. RSIGuard is installed on my Windows device and I have several hotkeys assigned to do various mousing activities (...
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What would cause the whole screen to display stats?

when i RDP to a machine, my whole screen looks like this: Why? I did re-start that server, and it did not fix the issue.
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How to display desktop on TV by RDP connect

I use Microsoft Remote Desktop 8.0.28 on Mac to connect the Win10 PC, a TV connect the Win10 PC through HDMI. I want to display the windows on TV and control by mac. However, when I use Mac connect ...
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While editing e.g. code, documents via Remote Desktop, select gets stuck (Windows 7, Server 2008, Server 2012)

I frequently edit documents and code over remote desktop. I've noticed frequently select gets 'stuck', particularly when I use ctrl+ for jumping words while selecting text. Occasionally using crtl+...
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Windows RDC Setup - specific computers to access specific User Accounts

I would like to begin using Windows RDC to access our home computer while traveling, only I want to limit access into specific User Accounts to specific computers. Example, our home computer that has ...
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What is the simplest device that can remote-desktop connect to various Windows PCs on a LAN?

It needs to have video, audio, mouse, keyboard and network connectors and to support nothing more than connecting remotely to various Windows PCs that will have all the real resources needed. Sort of ...
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A mystery of remote access

I'm experiencing something that I cannot explain. I probably do not have enough information to lead to definite answer, but I'll settle for any plausible explanation. I have my work laptop that is ...
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Can I RDP into my local Windows 10 PC while it is connected to a VPN?

I've seen the answer to be "no" before, but there's got to be a way to do it. Basically I have a pc here at home. I work from home. So, I frequently connect into my work's VPN on this pc. Sometimes I ...
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RDP works over Internet, not locally

I've set up an RDP connection to a Windows 8.1 Pro client via Internet (Dyn), which works fine. However, over the local network I can't connect to the machine via RDP. Relevant information: I can ...
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Port not accessible

Am using AWS windows EC2 instance. I set the inbound rules in the machine to open all ports for public access. I installed IIS, and XAMPP in 8080 port. Now I could use 123.234.345.456 to open IIS and ...
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How to run logon script for RDP users

I have a very simple login script ( login.bat ) containing the following line: start chrome I want the logon script to run for any user who logs in via RDP. I've set the script as a so called ...
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Windows CE 5.0 unable to connect to windows server 2012 R2

When I try to connect in RDP with a thin client running Windows CE 5.0 to a windows 2012 R2 server I get this message : "an internal error has occured". I need help please.
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Prevent access to anyone W/o Login credentials while remotely accessing Windows 10 using Teamviewer

Can I work remotely on my home laptop [Windows 10] while preventing access to anyone physically in front of it? So, that my dog and/or younger siblings who dont know the login credentials, can't mess ...
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RDP 'Incorrect Password' from 'Some Clients'

I'm RDP'ing to a customer site over a VPN. From my Mac running a Windows 10 virtual machine it works fine. My RDP username and password are accepted. However, when I use two different Windows 10 ...
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Shared Mac Pro Server - how to login without needing password?

I have a Mac Pro, running OS X Yosemite, as a "server" for hosting my backups and file sharing within a personal network. What I would like to do is have a way for users to access this computer ...
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Mouse not working correctly on OS X inside VMware Player during a Windows Remote Desktop session

At work I have a VMWare image of OS X El Capitan that I'm running in VMWare Player 12 on Windows 7. This works perfectly, but when I access this Windows computer from home using a Remote Desktop ...
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remote desktop connection kicks off OneNote on the local computer

On my employer's network, if I use the remote desktop to connect to computer X, I wind up with OneNote starting up on the local computer. This only happens when connecting to computer X, no other. I ...
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different desktop wallpaper on local and remote desktop on same pc but different networks

One production PC is a bit badly set up: The PC is on one domain/network, connected to another domain/network (target). Because of this, when logging on locally, all the programs are quite slow. ...
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Connecting to Win 10 computer via Remote Desktop only works after 4 tries, any fixes?

This happens when I am using the latest and up-to-date Remote Desktop client on Mac OSX 10.11.3 installed via the Mac App Store. At the time of this writing the version is 8.0.26 build 26951. This ...
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Connecting or disconnecting RDP drops VPN?

I have a very similar issue to what is described here: RDP to computer at home I have a local server which connects to a client through a VPN. I am trying to connect to connect to the server though ...
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How to properly set the “Allow Remote Shell Access” setting in Group Policy so as to disable remote shell access?

Windows 7 has a Group Policy setting named Allow Remote Shell Access (located under Computer Configuration > Administrative Templates > Windows Components > Windows Remote Shell). This ...
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Can not use copy and past while copying from remote pc

I am using Windows Remote Desktop Connection to connect a remote server. My local machine runs Windows 8.1 and the server is Windows Server 2012 R2. If I copied a file from the server to my machine ...
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How to enable multiple users Windows 10 through RDP

I am looking for a trick that can allow me to access to a Windows 10 workstation using RDP with two different users. anyone can help me? Thanks
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Cant use any Remote Desktop - Network Admin blocked

Ive spoken to the network admin and they have said they will not be changing group polcies for any user. I have tried so many different software like TeamViewer or UltraVNC or LogMeIn or Chrome ...
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Windows Home Server as inline firewall with remote access

I have a DSL modem connected to Windows Home Server (WHS) 2011 on a HP ProLiant Microserver N40L. This is connected on one NIC as the "red" line in and named Internet. A 2nd NIC on the HP server, ...
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How to make com1 port accessible to remote desktop users

Application hangs if running under RDP with user privileges. If running under Admin privileges it works. Application log shows that it tries to access COM1 port in server. It looks like this may cause ...
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Send arbitrary keyboard shortcut to RDP host

Is there any way to send a custom/arbitrary keyboard shortcut to a remote desktop host? I found the keyboard shortcut for untrapping the keyboard, but doing 2 3-key keyboard shortcuts on a laptop ...
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How to keep sound on remote when using xfreerdp remote desktop connection?

I'm using xfreerdp on my Linux (Fedora 23) desktop to make a remote desktop connection to my company-issued windows laptop. How do I leave the sound enabled on the laptop so that the headset ...
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Is it possible to make a PC come out of sleep mode remotely?

I have recently built a new PC at home and put Team viewer onto it so I could connect in remotely to install software whilst I was at work. The problem I'm having is, I forgot to turn off Auto Sleep ...
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Windows XP Remote Desktop (MSTSC.exe) to Windows 7

I have a Windows XP phyiscal workstation and need to connect to a Windows 7 VM. I am running in to errors they run RDP. One rdp (mstsc.exe) launches and I accept the legal message and an error ...
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Windows 8.1 Remote Desktop Connection issue

I am using Windows 8.1 and am having trouble when using RDP to connect to servers from my domain from outside the network. I can connect fine using the IP address but cannot connect when using the ...
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Connect via RDP as if it was a local session

Windows (10 / Server 2012 R2): Some applications behave differently, depending on the type of session. Some wouldn't even start in an RDP session. Is there any possibility to manipulate the RDP-...
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Remote Desktop only working one-way

I have a laptop and a PC both running Windows 10. PC is connected to the router through wire and laptop through WiFi. The problem is that laptop's RDP can access my PC, but not the other way around (i....
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Windows 10: Switch virtual deskop while in fullscreen remote desktop

I have 3 virtual desktops in Windows 10. On one of those desktop I run mstsc fullscreen. To switch desktop I can use windows+ctrl+left or right. But when I am in a fullscreen mstsc this key is ...