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RDC drops at “estimating connection quality” - Terminal Server, Remote Desktop

When trying to connect to our Win 2012 R2 Terminal Server via RDC, the connection process gets to the "estimating connection quality" step and just disconnects. The Terminal Server was working all ...
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MSI installed add-in for all terminal server users, how do I configure it just for one user?

A MSI I have installed for an Excel add-in (Invantive Control), installed the add-in for all users. I am running on terminal server, so now all users have this add-in, while it is only used by one ...
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Using Media Player classic as default video viewer for all users

I have set up a number of terminal servers and and we have media player classic installed as some users need to view video files. I (administrator) have set mpc-hc64.exe as my default video player ...
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Lantronix ETS16P: Escape Sequence

I have an Lantronix ETS16P serial terminal server which I have configured to login via telnet and have access to the serial port of my servers, routers, switches. I have done this by configuring a ...
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How can I disable “ConnectedPDF”? (When Foxit PDF Cloud is unwanted)

Abstract Since Version 8 the Foxit Reader every user gets this Starupscreen and is urged to connect to the PDF Cloud. This feature is unwanted on our customers terminal servers (and, as I suspect, ...
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Allow users to restat programs on terminal server

Our TS is locked down so people can't even get onto task manager to restart a process that is hanging. I don't want to compromise the security of the TS but I would like to give users the ability to ...
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How can I change the default theme for every new Opera user on MS Terminal Server?

Running Opera on a Terminal Server became slow somewhere between Opera version 10 and 30 when graphical themes were introduced as the default theme. On the other hand Opera 36 does contain a theme ...
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I can not connect to RDP or microsoft edge, but other applications work

I have a problem with my laptop. I cannot connect to any RDP session while other laptops can do this. I also cannot connect to Microsoft Edge. I can connect to Google Chrome though. When connecting ...
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Same preferences for all users in Acrobat Reader?

On a W2k8R2 server we have an installation of Acrobat Reader 11. It's necessary to set specific preferences (in Reader prefs) for trusted paths and signing documents. Different users do connect to ...
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Windows 2008 says “not a valid Win32 application” launching from network share, but it works when launching locally - why?

I have a mysterious problem on a win2008 terminalserver. Sometimes a specific programm on a network share throws the "not a valid Win32 application" message at me that could only be solved by ...
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Changing default program for all users on Terminal Server

I need to change the default program for all users on a terminal server (Windows Server 2008 R2). I have seen another article on SuperUser (How to set default programs for all users on a Windows ...
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Remote Desktop Connection: Don't connect to console

I've already seen the questions regarding connecting multiple different users from other machines into one server, but my question is a little different. I want to create a remote desktop session ...
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Can an LTSP server use a GPU for client rendering?

I am setting up an LTSP (Linux Terminal Server Project) server and some Raspberry Pi's as thin clients. Could the server make use of a GPU to increase the performance of rendering the thin clients' ...
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Internet Explorer clearing browser history mid-session, causing the back and forward buttons to be greyed out

Recently we've had a problem with some of our users; it seems as though IE is clearing it's browser history, forcing the back and forward buttons to not function (both greyed out for the rest of the ...
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Terminal Server - RDP with local admin

I have a Terminal Server setup on Windows server 2008 R2. I am trying to log in to it with RDP, using the local admin account. (Not the domain admin) I have placed the local admin in the remote ...
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On telnet session file edit not happening using vi editor

I used rlwrap because with telnet session arrow keys were not working, after starting telnet session with rlwrap am not able to edit the file in using vi editor. Whether its problem with rlwrap.If i ...
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Windows 7 - two windows active at the same time

i want to use one PC to play a game and surf the web at the same time. I did some searching and found that it could be done via Windows Terminal Server, but I have no idea how to set it up and how to ...
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Windows remote desktop keyboard mapping issue

We use Windows Remote Desktop to access our business system where they launch our business app directly via RemoteApp -- in other words, they don't actually launch the desktop environment, only the ...
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SVN UPDATE fails because system runs out of sockets

I am setting up a terminal server for a small group of developers. They will all be using the SVN client to access the central SVN repository. Every project in our SVN repository contains lots of ...
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Can't Connect to Terminal Server with Mac OS X Client

I downloaded Microsoft's RDP client for Mac OSX and when I try to connect to the Terminal Server at work it won't allow me to connect. I get the following error: Microsoft Error Reporting log ...