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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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 ...
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Black screen using Windows 10 Remote Desktop with multiple monitors after a certain window size

I just updated my home computer to Windows 10. When I Remote Desktop my office computer (Windows 8), I can't get it to work full screen with my 3 monitors as I always done before. If I "restore" the ...
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How to get Remote Desktop icon in taskbar [duplicate]

I'm using my work laptop to connect to my remote work desktop. When I do that, I get an icon of the remote session in the taskbar of my laptop, which means I can (for example) use Alt+Tab to go from ...
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Cant find out how to enable SSH on GoDaddy Windows Hosting [closed]

I want to install python on a GoDaddy Windows Hosting , in order to do it I need to enable SSH , I tried to follow this tutorial : https://www.godaddy.com/help/enable-ssh-4942 But I'm not able to find ...
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Server 2008 What ports can I close/filter?

I have a computer running Server 2008. It has been up and running for over 6-7 years, however recently due to a LeChiffre attack, I'm looking to really lock it down from the outside. The ONLY thing ...
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Disable remote input on Ubuntu/Linux running TeamViewer

I see an option to disable remote input and show a black screen on the remote PC we are connected to in TeamViewer. But I'm trying to do this with a remote Ubuntu and these options are grayed out ...
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Glitched display on remote desktop

I wanted to remote to my work station, but on connecting I get a glitched screen. Everything else works fine, I can open programs ect. The same glitch is occurring if I from the computer without ...
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Remote Desktop not working over wan

I'm trying to connect to remote desktop over internet but its not working. Through lan it is working. I'm trying to find solution from last two days but no luck. I trying to connect to machine with ...
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Tunnel internet from rdp machine to local [win-win]

Sorry if this has already been asked, but I didn't manage to find a solution. I have a rdp connection on windows terminal server which has internet. On my local machine (w7) I have only access to ...
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Teamviewer multi-user mode

So I have a chromebook, and it's good at doing what it is supposed to, but there are just some windows programs that I need to use. I have a home server running Windows Server 2008-R2 Enterprise, and ...
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Can using RDP reduce data usage?

In my home i have internet connection(50 mbps) with a data limit of 100GB. Suppose if i am outside with my laptop or mobile and i have very less speed and data usage limit than at my home. I am ...
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Windows server 2012 remote desktop

I have installed Windows Server 2012 R2. I need to configure remote access to the users on this server via Remote Desktop Connection. This server is Domain Controller and users are in OU (...
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RDP session starts but remote window doesn't appear

Yesterday I configured RDP on my machine and it worked fine. I closed the connection and that's all. Today when I try to connect again I just get nothing. Credentials windows shows, I fill it (if I ...
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Login to Windows with Teamviewer without entering Windows password

I have a PC, that runs as a server 24/7. The PC is accessible locally true Windows remote desktop and outside of the network whit the teamviewer. The remote desktop is used only by me and the ...
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Why wont computers on LAN show up on “Network” in Windows Explorer?

I have 2 desktop computers. One on ethernet and one on wifi. One running Windows 10, one running Windows 8. Both machines have network discovery on. Both have RDP enabled. But when I go to the ...
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How to enable remote audio in KVM VM via rdp

I have a Windows 10 VM running in KVM, & when I connect via RDP, even though I have remote audio enabled in the RDP client, I still get an error complaining about there being no audio hardware ...
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Cannot connect to x11vnc server before login

I have installed x11vnc on ubuntu 15.10. Based on: http://askubuntu.com/questions/647039/remmina-cannot-perform-vnc-remote-desktop-session-before-user-logs-in I have created a new file: /etc/init/...
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How to see users' idle time on RDP server

Is there a quick and easy way to see users' session idle time on an RDP server? Thanks
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How can I use Remote Desktop to connect to another user on the same computer?

I have a VPS running the 64-bit version of Windows 7. The VPS has several users. When using the VPS, I sometimes want to use Remote Desktop to connect to another user. To attempt to do this, I ...
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Remote desktop printing not working

I am using remote desktop to connect to an external machine. The end goal I am trying to achive is to log in to the external machine and send printing jobs to a printer connected to my local machine. ...
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Running games through RemoteApp

I'm trying to build a solution which allows me to keep my games and production software separated, without having to dual-boot and while keeping the ability to use Hyper-V on the host (since it's used ...
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RDP not working in Windows 10

For some weird reason, RDP (remote desktop connection) is not working between my PC and laptop. Here is the scenario: PC: Windows 10 Pro. Connected to the router through wire. Laptop: Windows 10 ...
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Remotely adding access to a second account in teamviewer

I installed teamviewer on the computer of my grandfather Bob. My own computer Dave has Bob's computer in his list of computers and can connect to the computer. Now my sister Alice also wants to help ...
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Smoothest Remote Desktop protocol

I would like to remote desktop from my iPad to several Windows and Ubuntu machines. Which protocol do you suggest? (Of course) I want the least latency, best picture, and lag free experience. I've ...
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Rdp through internet, one public ip, few computers [duplicate]

I need to connect to remote computers through the internet by rdp, but public ip is only one - router have it, so i can`t find computers. Question is - how can i solve this problem ?
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Unable to Remote Desktop into Windows 10 PC

I have a physical Windows 10 machine on my network that I use as a Plex Media Server and Steam machine. It's connected directly via ethernet to my router. All devices on my network are able to use the ...
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How to give VM internet access while keeping my Host reachable via RDP?

I have a Window DataCenter 2008 running on a remote machine (at OVH) with the hyper V role, and I want to run several VM on this server. I have already installed a VM with Windows 7 but I can't give ...
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How to wake up a locked screen remotely? vnc viewer: send C-A-D doesn't work

I am remotely controlling a windows pc by VNC viewer. Unfortunately, the screen of that pc is locked up, though the system is still running. So I can see how the programs on it running, but I cannot ...
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RDP logout using bat file

Using Windows 7. When I RDP to a PC I'd like to be able to logout of the session without the screen reverting to a Ctrl+Alt+Del Login screen. The PC's in question are kiosks running Chrome in full ...
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Extent of Citrix Receiver access to local resources

My partner's IT department told her that they "can see everything happening on your computer". Obviously a remote desktop client is going to capture keyboard and mouse, and could proxy local ...
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Directing VPN and RDP traffic through wireless connection

OS: Windows 7 I have two internet connections in work, a corporate LAN (connecting us to the main data centre) and a local ADSL connection. The former is wired and the latter is wireless. I am using ...