A thin client refers to either a software program or to an actual computer that relies heavily on another computer to do most of its work.

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Setup a Windows 7 PC as a minimum thin client?

I have a Windows 7 PC that I want to use a strict thin client. It should boot and: A RDP dialog pops up stating which PC I want to remotely connect to A mail program (Outlook most likely) should ...
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How to use custom shell on windows 7 when connected remotely via thin client

We have a Win 7 PC that runs software within a custom shell. This shell blocks users from the operating system depending on who is logged in. When no one is logged on, the OS is inaccessible. This ...
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One Physical Machine hosting Hyper-V Server 2012 R2 and Thin Client connected to VM Server

I apologize if there is already answers to this question. I looked for hours but was unable to find a solution through multiple trials and errors of possible solutions online. Configuration ONE ...
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HP Thin Client T410 Network Issues

This may be a pretty ambiguous problem but I'm going to try asking anyway; I'm at a loss for what to do. I work for a company that runs a mix of Windows desktops/laptops and Windows virtual machines. ...
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ccboot iSCSI not supported on client

I'm trying to implement some thin clients and I've tried openthinclient, but I don't know how to make the client boot to Win XP. I can only boot to OpenThinClientOS. So I tried another thin client ...
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Is it possible to have a setting that keeps the lnk files in the Recent folder only for a number of days

In our organization we see that the Recent folder in %appdata%\Microsoft\Windows\Recent is growing and growing. But that is because it is used over a couple of years probably. Now my question is, is ...
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How to get unique hardware ID for SunRay thin client

I am currently sitting in front of a SunRay 2 thin client running a recent version of OpenSUSE. I would like to modify my .bashrc to make some changes to the environment depending on which particular ...
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Freeze Windows XP Embedded if HP Thin Client is running 2 days - root of problem is in Z partition?

Hello we use HP Thin Client T5740 I would like disable Z partion or HP RAM DISK manager because if thin client is running 2 days Windows XP Embedded freezes. I checked the Z partion and it was full I ...
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Need Help or Tips on Creating Multiple Copies of the Identical Windows 7 “Client” Systems

I need to create multiple copies of the same computer system, based on identical PCs with identical components, except network interface MAC IDs and serial numbers, which in the end will differ only ...
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Thin client PXE boot

Basically here is what I'm trying to do: I'm trying to boot a client remotely (using PXE boot). Over PXE boot I want to start a minimal linux distribution with X and ssh. Then I want to connect using ...
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Remote Access (via thin client, etc.) with sound?

I'd like to be able to have folks on Macs and with iOS devices access our Windows programs. I've seen a variety of services that web-enable a Windows app. The latest I've seen is Graphon. I'm ...
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kvm-linux with zero(thin) client

I have to run a virtualization in my office. Can I use kvm-linux virtualization with zero(thin) client? I know vmware supports zero client protocols well but does kvm support it too and I can connect ...
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Does windows server VDI offer any support for zero clients

I have an acer network display which is capable of booting to the network and connect to a server capable of rendering virtual desktop. It doesn't have a CPU of its own. I am current using a physical ...
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Gaming on thinclient or direct output for Windows VM on Fedora

I have a 8 core server in my dorm. It serves as my NAS & media server and I occasionally use it to play videogames with the roommates. Right now Win 10 is installed with fedora as a VM. This ...
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Dell Thin Client Screen Issue

I'll preface this by stating that I don't normally deal with network related systems in the work place. We recently purchased a handful of thin clients to accommodate bring our internal software to ...
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How To: Desktop as Server, Laptop as “Thin Client”?

I have a really fast gaming PC, I don’t use it for gaming, instead I use it for just really fast everyday tasks. I have a oldish laptop which is very slow. The idea is that I want to be able to use ...
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Windows Thin PC hangs for 2+ minutes after pressing CTRL + ALT + DELETE

Domain environment. We've got about 400 to 500 Windows Thin PC (aka windows 7 embedded). Across several models of PCs, even my local hyperV VM, after a reboot or a fresh boot you get to the CTRL ALT ...
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Web browser is slowing down all other functions on my thin client machines

I have a few thin client machines, Dell Wyse Terminals to be exact. After kicking up a new virtual server with server 2012 R2 our agents have been complaining about a few issues, the first being how ...
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Can't access home with a file manager

Our setup is client -> rdesktop to Ubuntu 14.04 server User can't access his home directory via File Manager/File System, but is able access via terminal. Throws an error about thin client not ...
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Taking control over a ThinClient

In reference to this. I've tried spamming CTRL+C with no avail. Are there other ways I could try to take control and turn it into a more dedicated linux box? I would like to turn the ThinClient into ...
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Chrome appdata makes logging in on terminal server slow

I have a virtualized Windows Server 2008 R2 with Remote desktop services installed. Users can connect to this server with their own credentials. However, the longer the users use their account the ...
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Need help using RDP with a non-standard port on a WYSE thin client

I have a WYSE R50L that I'm trying to connect to our remote servers via RDP (port 1066). However, I don't have an option of changing the port in the connection manager. I'm assuming that I need to ...
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Visual Studio 2012 on thin client environment

We want to teach students to develop apps using Visual Studio. Is it possible to run Visual Studio 2012 Express in thin client environment (Windows 7 x64)?
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How to reduce lag on a server?

I have an application client that connects to our server. Our customers download it and use, but some of them are getting bad lag spikes. Server seems to be running pretty fine, but the problem ...
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Can I use the HP T100 thin client on another non HP PC?

I would like to know if I can use the HP T100 Thin Client on another PC