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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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How to enable RemoteFX for a Windows 7 machine

I wanted to take advantage of the new "RemoteFX" feature. However, all the blogs are talking about having a Windows 2008R2 Server with SP1 and running a virtual macihne with RemoteFX. In my case, I ...
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Failed to start Microsoft Hyper-V VM with RemoteFX VGPU using Windows 10 Pro and a Radeon RX 480

I have a computer running Windows 10 Pro, completely up to date, equipped with an AMD FX 8350 CPU and a Radeon RX 480 graphics card. I followed this guide to set up Microsoft Hyper-V with RemoteFX ...
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Windows in a VM with 3D Graphics card

What I want I want to run Windows 8.1 in a VM (on Hyper-V) with rich, 3D graphics (Direct3D) - using the host's graphics card. I.e. I want to use RemoteFX with vGPU for this VM. My problem ...
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RemoteFX from Windows 8.1 to Windows 10

Is it possible to use RemoteFX if client is Windows 8.1 Pro and virtual machine is Windows 10 Generation 1? I don't see RemoteFX options in Hyper-V Manager or RDC? How I can enable RemoteFX? Can I ...
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RemoteFX Hardware For Home Use

I would like to setup Windows Server 2008 R2 using RemoteFX at home, for a couple of users to all use the server (instead of buying each user a seperate computer). I have been trying to find what ...
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How to activate RemoteFX on WIN7 Guest Hyper-V on WIN10 Host?

Have Win7 Pro gen1 Hyper-V, all updates, RemoteFX added with 512Mb, SLAT Vt-x etc. OK AMD r9 280x 3GB videocard, Remote FX works on Win10 Guest but only with 512MB max, not working w 1GB video RAM. ...
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How to install Remote Desktop Virtualization Host role service in Hyper-V 2012 R2

I am using the free Hyper-V 2012 R2. I am trying to add RemoteFX 3D Video Adapter to one of my VMs. I have installed a dedicated GPU for this. However when I go to "add hardware" I get the error: "...
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Why are clipboard and sound unavailable when using RemoteFX GPU?

I have a Windows 10 1803 Enterprise host with a Windows 10 1803 Enterprise guest running on Hyper-V. It might be worth mentioning the guest was migrated from VMware. All of the Hyper-V Windows ...
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Server 2012 - Hyper V Manager, RemoteFX missing From Hardware List

I've installed Remote Desktop Services and Hyper-V on a server running Windows Server 2012. The Hyper-V settings are showing my GPU as selected for use with RemoteFX as below However when I go to add ...
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Getting RemoteFX USB redirection functioning for an iPod

I'm currently traveling, and have only a laptop, iPod, and phone with me. I would like to sync my iPod with my desktop computer at home, which appears to, in principle, be possible. I am already able ...
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How to run chromium os on Hyper‑V without compiling anything?

Since Windows 8, Hyper‑V supports booting uefi systems provided the hard drive is emulated under an scsi controller, the result is if I download a build from http://chromium.arnoldthebat.co.uk/ ...
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RemoteFX USB Redirection on Windows 8.1 RDP Host

According to this page (see table in RemoteFX features on remote computers section) it is impossible to redirect a USB device to remote machine running under Windows 8.1 Pro. Enterprise is the only ...
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Windows Server 2012R2 - RemoteFX - Do I need to create a VM for this?

Can I enable RemoteFX on remote sessions on the server? (RDP) I mean, I don't want to run an extra virtual machine with all the hassle, but use my server with RemoteFX. Is that possible? OS / ...
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Enabling Enhanced Session/RemoteFX with Hyper-V on Windows 10 Pro

I've been checking and re-checking my setup: In the Hyper-V server settings: My GPU shows up under Physical GPUs The Enhanced Session Mode Policy is enabled Enhanced Session Mode is checked In the ...
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How can I tell what version of Windows Remote Desktop Protocol that I have installed? [duplicate]

My eventual goal is to use RemoteFX, which I understand is in RDP8. However, I may already have RDP8. How can I tell which version of Remote Desktop Protocol I'm using?
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Hyper-V 2016 VM won't start due to RemoteFX Manager error?

I did a clean install of Server 2016 + Hyper-V role on a new server with a Xeon v4, 100GB+ RAM, and a RemoteFX capable NVidia Quadro card with 6GB GDDR. (If it works I'll use the bare Hyper-V server ...
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Step by step, how do I use RemoteFX in Windows 7 machine (not a virtualized guest OS)?

I understand RemoteFX will allow me to use graphically intensive programs remotely on my Windows 7 machine. I have Windows 7 Ultimate. I also have Remmina (which supports RemoteFX) installed on an ...
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What does “its own video driver” mean in RDP's definition

Another question from superuser.com gave an definition of RDP, also an definition of RDP from MSDN Remote desktop graphics card It mentioned that On the server, RDP uses its own video driver to ...