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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Remote Desktop for Ubuntu

How to configure Remote Desktop on my office Ubuntu machine and how to connect to it from my Windows laptop at home?
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OS X RDP to Windows Server 2012 R2

I am attempting a Remote Desktop Session. It will be from OSX 10.8.4 to Windows Server 2012 DataCenter R2(Build 9431). I am using 2.1.1 Remote Desktop client for Mac. I have disabled Network Level ...
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How can I remotely control a linux box from my Mac?

I set all of my family members up with Linux Mint so that their computers would stop punching themselves in the face, but I'd like to be able to control those computers when my mom calls up and wants ...
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Windows XP Remote Desktop program

I am missing the Remote Desktop Connection program icon that normally lives in menu Start -> Accessories -> Communication. I know it's installed though. What is the actual file name for that program?
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Windows 7 remote desktop hangs after a successful login

I had the below symptoms: I remote to my computer, and after I login, the welcome screen comes out and hangs, I minimized the window and maximize again, then the remote desktop window became black ...
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RDP: login fails when pasting password

There is a strange problem i'm seeing when using remote desktop. I have passwords stored in notepad (yes, I realize i have passwords stored in notepad). When I copy/paste the password from notepad to ...
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Free remote desktop app good for working with someone computer illiterate? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Remote connection to a PC over internet I'm looking for something that would allow me to control their computer and that wouldn't be very hard to configure. I think I'll ...
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Scrolling browser through RDP is jerky. Other applications behave fine. Why?

I have Windows XP SP3, and Windows 7 machines acting as a server in my LAN. (it's only 100mbit LAN there is no WAN). The client is Linux with the latest FreeRDP 1.x just compiled. Here is the ...
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Remote desktop minimize fails when in full screen (Windows 7 locally and remote)

I recently have a problem with Remote Desktop (RD) on Windows 7. When I am in a RD session in full screen and click on the "minimize" button on the RD toolbar, the screen flickers, but the window does ...
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Why do some actions not work with Remote Desktop?

I usually connect to other PCs in the same building using Remote Desktop, which works great. For some reason, some actions cannot be performed through Remote Desktop. These are, for example: ...
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How can I leave the remote screen locked when I ARD/VNC/etc. to my Mac?

I'm currently using Jolly's Fast VNC and Mac OS X's built-in VNC server (System Preferences, Sharing, Screen Sharing) to access my iMac remotely. Here's my problem: When I'm using the iMac remotely, ...
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PuTTY and Remote Desktop

I recently needed to access a Windows machine with Windows Remote Desktop, but I was unable to connect due to a firewall on the network. (While on the network, I have successfully connected to the ...
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Is windows remote desktop secure?

Is windows built-in Remote Desktop secure? I mean, does it use any encryption methods? or someone can hijack the data that have been transferred between two system?
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MSTSC - mouse input works, but somehow keybord input is locked. How to unlock?

MSTSC (Microsoft Terminal Services Client, aka Remote Desktop) - mouse input works, but somehow keyboard input is locked. (I see desktop and can use mouse with apps but can't input a single character.)...
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Certificate issue on remote desktop

see the below link: Certificate issue on remote desktop I have 2 PCs with Windows 7 Ultimate. Both are in NETHOME, and are connected with a crossover cable. PC 1: computer name = alfa -> (main PC) , ...
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Run application or script on Windows RDC connection

I checked this thread, but it did not solve my exact problem. I need to run a script on when a connection is made across my network using windows remote desktop connection. The thread listed above ...
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Why do some remote desktops services not require that you setup port forwarding?

I use a mixture of linux and windows machines at my office. I've got logmein running on my windows machines, and VNC setup on the linux ones. The linux logmein browser plugin works great. However, I'm ...
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kicking / logging out remote windows users?

I'd like to have something akin to a unix "who" and an option to kick out RDP sessions that are not supposed to be there (i.e. using up the limited number of connections). This is for a win2003 server ...
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RDP tsclient shared drive shortcuts

I'm connecting to a Windows Server 2008 machine via RDP and opt to share the C: drive of my local machine (running Win7.) This always works without issue. When I create a shortcut to something on that ...
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How to get good video performance for remote access to virtualized computer?

At home, I'd like to move my main Windows installation off of my desktop computer and replace it with a virtualized guest installation on my combined file server, web server and media center. The ...
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Is there a way to allow concurrent remote desktop users on XP without changing dlls?

I would like to allow concurrent users on an XP install, but I was wondering if there was a way to do it with out swapping dll's and booting into safe mode. (Registry changes are fine)
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Erratic mouse movement in 3D games over RDP with RemoteFX

It seems that the default mouse driver when connecting with RDP does not work well with certain applications, such as 3D games. My setup: Windows 2012 R2 with Hyper-V and strong graphics card VM ...
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Automatically starting the Remote desktop sessions when computer boots up

I have a HP Thin Client PC, which is connected to VMware ESXI host with two virtual machines. The thin client connects to the virtual machines through Remote Desktop. I would like the thin client to ...
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how do you remote desktop to mac osx from windows? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicates: Remote desktop to Mac from various platforms (Windows, Ubuntu) Fast VNC from Windows to Mac? Hey any one know of a free application i can use to remote desktop to my mac ...
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Can't enable remote desktop on Windows 7

I'd like to access my workplace computer but my remote settings screen don't show the option to allow remote desktop on it: Found: Expected: Why is that? What other settings do I need to change?...
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Security implications of allowing remote desktop

I recently purchased an iPhone and downloaded the RDP Lite application, which allows me to remote into my home computer. Typically, I've always used LogMeIn for remoting and always had the built-in ...
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Remotely access sleeping MacBook over internet

What's the best way to remotely access my sleeping MacBook over the Internet on a windows computer that is not on the same network? (Home MacBook, windows work computer)?
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Window Remote Desktop return to host shortcut [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Keyboard shortcut to minimize Remote Desktop Is there any shortcut key to return to the host?
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fast X11 forwarding

I am using ssh -X to display GUI apps locally. Is there a better way to speedup this processes - something similar what NoMachine Nx server / client does? Thanks, Mariusz.
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What's the best(free) vnc server software

I want a good VNC server to connect to my PC from my iPhone. What's my best bet?
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Fake desktop environment on Debian server?

I want to run a TeamSpeak 3 Client on my server to serve as a local sound bot. TeamSpeak 3 Client needs a GUI. It is based on Qt. Since TeamSpeak can be controlled from command line, it is not really ...
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Pin RDP Icon to start menu Windows 8

I've got a custom RDP icon on my desktop, how can I pin this to the start menu? There is no option to pin to start in the context menu for RDP icons.
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Can't remote into a computer because “the remote computer requires Network Authentication”

I'm trying to remote into one Windows 7 computer from another Windows 7 computer, and am getting this error: The remote computer requires Network Level Authentication, which your computer does not ...
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Can't find the hash key when using Remote Desktop Connection (Connecting from OSX to Windows 7 on MacBook Pro)?

As the title says, I'm using a MacBook Pro to log in to my Windows 7 desktop (using "Remote Desktop Connection"). I've tried all the usual keyboard combinations to get a hash key from within Windows: ...
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Is a good graphics card important for remote desktop?

I'm trying to pick a laptop for working from home, where I'll be using remote desktop to connect to my machine at work. How important is it to have a good graphics card on the client machine (the ...
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Access host's smart card reader via Remote Desktop Connection

I have a Windows 7 machine that has a smart card reader. I have an application running on that machine that can successfully read the contents of the card. I have another Windows 7 machine that I use ...
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Windows 7 RDPservices won't listen on 3389

A few office machines seem to have lost the ability to receive RDP connections. Looking at two of the machines - nothing is listening on 3389, tested with: netstat -ano | findstr 3389 and rdp-tcp isn'...
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Windows Remote Desktop: “configuring remote session” closes without error

I have a desktop/laptop pair at home operating x64 Windows 7 (the desktop was upgraded from Windows Vista, works just fine). I remote desktop to them on a daily basis when outside. In recent weeks, I ...
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Teamviewer listening on port 80 and 5938 by default, why?

So I had port 5938 exposed to the world accidently. No foul. No one seemed to be able to establish a session it according to the teamviewer logs. But netstat show some random (non teamviewer) IP ...
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How to tunnel Windows Remote Dektop through two machines

I have the following situation - I actually made this little diagram for you: Which commands do I need to issue where in order to be able to remote access the Windows XP machine "B"? I know that it ...
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How to access VNC on a Linux server without having been logged in to the machine first? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Automatically start VNC server on startup I have a Linux server at home, and by default no-one is logged in to that box. I'd like to establish a remote desktop connection ...
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Remote Desktop for OS X that's better than VNC?

VNC just feels sluggish and inefficient, and occasionally has display glitches. On windows, I can use Remote Desktop (RDP / MSTSC), and on Linux I can use NX Server, both of which are much better ...
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How do I disable the 30 second delay on Remote Desktop connections to Windows 7 when a user is logged in?

I just installed Windows 7 on my laptop. I want to be able to log in using RDC quickly. If I failed to log out or disconnect prior to walking away from my laptop, when I attempt a RDC connection it ...
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How to specify what port RDP responds to?

I need to figure out a way to force RDP(Remote Desktop) to respond to a specific port Instead of a RHP(Random High Port). I am not asking how to change what port RDP "Listens" on, but rather the ...
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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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“One or more networking protocols are missing in this computer”

Everytime I try to use remote assitance as a invited person even typing the right password I get the following warning: Sorry for the portuguese. The question's tittle is problem at the pic and ...
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Prevent Windows from silently disabling wallpaper slide show

I generally have my wallpaper set to a slide show pulled from a folder that has around 50 images in it. However, this slide show seems to get stopped whenever I RDP into the system. There is no ...
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Remote Desktop blank screen/timeout in Server 2012

I have a Windows Server 2012 box that I RDP into and use throughout the day. Problem is, when I minimize the remote desktop window or push it into the background for any length of time, the window is ...
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Software disables itself when the PC is accessed via RDP

We have a large, specialty printer that has vendor specific software that enables its use outside of it showing up simply as a printer in the Windows Control Panel. This software recognizes when we ...
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What's problem with multi monitor usage in rdc7?

I want to use dual monitors with remote desktop on windows 7 ultimate. Host machine is win server 2008 r2. I open the run window type mstsc /multimon and press enter, also "use all my monitors for the ...