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Amazon RDS - Create a Security Group NOT in Virginia? [closed]

It seems as though the management console only allows security groups to be created while in the "Virginia" selection. Is there a way to create a security group for an Oregon (or other)-based ...
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Graphical Glitch - Outlook 2013 on a 2008 R2 Remote Desktop Server as a Remote App

Server 2008 R2 SP1, with Remote Desktop Services. Office 2013. [Edit: Most] Microsoft updates installed. Publish Outlook as a RemoteApp, and run it from a Windows 8 client, then open an email. What ...
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Inaccurate License Count in Remote Desktop Server 2008 R2

Had an RDS License Server malfunction, opened a case w/ MS Tech Support, they were unable to fix. Resolution was to delete license db, uninstall all RDS roles, reboot, reinstall, reboot, activate ...
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Restore default RDP administrative session on Windows Server 2012 after trial RDS is expired

When installing Windows Server 2012, one of the roles selected was for the Remote Desktop Services (RDS). During this trial period we were able to access the server remotely using the default 2 ...
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Windows Server 2012 Remotedesktop: connect to a specific session host

in my test enviroment I have four remotedesktop session hosts and one broker. Now I want to install software on each sesion host. When I connect with the local administrator, it's all fine, but I ...
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Publish RemoteApp of IIS manager from multiple servers

I have a couple servers running with IIS 8 running on them. One is a public server with RDS running on it. I have published the IIS manager as a remote app from this server, but I would also like to ...
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Remote Desktop license server in different domain than VM

My targeted setup: SLAT enabled laptop w recent graphics card Win2012 Host OS w Hyper-V role DirectX 11 driver installed Win8 VM (OS is joined in my employer's domain) I RDP into the Win8 VM from ...
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Simultaneous Remote Desktop Connections in Windows Server

I would like to remote control the administrator user of my Windows Server 2008 R2 simultaneously from 3 remote computers. To do that, in Group Policy, I disabled "restrict to a single remote desktop ...
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RDS does not issue CALs on Windows Server 2012 Essentials

I'm trying to get RDS services running on a clean install of Windows Server 2012. I followed this example http://support.microsoft.com/kb/2833839?wa=wsignin1.0 The licensing server is activated, and ...
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RemoteApp 2012 - App is flickering

I have an application published on a Windows 2012 RDS server. Running the application from within a remote desktop session works fine, but when accessing via RemoteApp (tried on XP SP3, and 7 SP1), ...
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RDS - Dynamic endpoint causing problems with static configuration files

I'm running into a slight problem with RDS. My system I designed works like so: Server A initiates an RDS startup from a snapshot on a daily bases Server A puts data in RDS database Server A ...
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MultiPoint Server 2011, RDP sessions are disconnecting

We are using thin clients to RDP into a Multipoint Server. The clients are experiencing a loss of connection that does not seem to have to do with an idle disconnect setting. I have gone through the ...
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Configure the “Remote Desktop” RemoteApp in TSGateway / RDWeb

We have an installation of TS/RDGateway with the RDWeb IIS installed. The "Remote Desktop" tab is also configured, but it lacks an option for "/multimon" but DOES let users configure their ...
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Disable metro on Windows Server 2012 RDS Session host with GPO?

I wonder if it's possible to disable the metro completely on a Windows server 2012 RD Session host, preferably through group policies. I need to do this because I haven't figured out a way to lock ...
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Deploying a Linux RDS VDI on hyper-v. Is it possible?

I am currently running CentOS 6.3 with Linux integration services 3.4 on a Hyper-V VM inside Windows Server 2012. I am trying to deploy this desktop as a VDI Collection in Remote Desktop Services, ...
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Redirect url for Microsoft RD Web (Server 2012)

I have installed RD Web on the same web server as OWA and ECP (Exch 2013) console. All web applications are installed in the Default Web Site and Exchange Back End For OWA and ActiveSync my users ...
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Prevent an RD session from being knoced off when another RD Session tries to login

I would like to configure a Microsoft Server 2012 server to not log the current RD admin user out when I try to login to the same server. Only me the Admin and a developer need to access this server ...
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Windows Server 2012 RDS Unable to publish RemoteApps. Unable to get list of programs

I have RD Web Access, RD Connection Broker, RD Session host and a collection set up. When I try to publish Remote Apps to the collection through the Server Manager it just loops over and over when ...
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Group Policy - Transferring to another domain

I am in the process of setting up two RDS servers in different locations on different domains, I've set one up and I am very happy with it, it looks like a windows 7 desktop and its really fast so I ...
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How to allow more than two Remote Windows sessions on Windows Server 2012 Standard?

Recently setup a new 2012 server. After I create two Remote Windows connections to the server using ordinary user accounts (not administrators), I get this error when I try to create a third ...
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Connecting RDS database from out side of VPC

My RDS database located in VPC. It's a Multi AZ database so that it's located on two VPC subnet. How could I connect it from outside of VPC?
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Windows Server 2008 Server in VM, in domain: Can not print, access denied

I'm having an issue with printing from a particular application from our Windows Server 2008 R2 64-bit with licensed Remote Desktop Services (running in Amazon EC2). When I connect via Remote Desktop ...
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RDS, 2012 Connection Broker and 20008R2 Session Hosts

I'm trying to install a new RDS-farm with session hosts in 2008R2 and the connection broker with 2012 and I can't find any information at all on this. Servers: RDCB01, Connection Broker and Session ...
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Windows 2012 RD Web Access won't connect to virtual desktop via internet

I recently setup Windows 2012 RDS for a cllient. All RDS roles on a single server. VDI for 3 Windows 7 workstations. It all works quite lovely internally. When accessing from the internet, we get to ...
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Irregular internet disruption: certain images and JS not loading

first time on ServerFault, and I've got a nice little conundrum. Since a few months now, we've been having issues with our internet connectivity. Environment: Servers: 2 Terminal Servers as an ...
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blocked all but 2 ips for remote desktop services in windows firewall still getting bad logins

I have the following firewall setup in my Advanced Windows Firewall screen: If I understand it correctly, only the two ips I have listed should be able to connect to my remote desktop service. ...
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how to fix slow query of mysql on Amazon and CPU 100% on the small rds instance [closed]

I am quite new to the both MySQL and AWS RDS service. I just find my query to the MySQL on a small RDS instance takes roughly more than 5 seconds. Besides, I notice with the CloudWatch that the CPU of ...
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Old HP thin clients cannot connect to Windows 2008 R2 RDS server

I'm in the middle of a migration from an old virtualized Windows 2003 Terminal Server to a 2008 R2 RDS host. The environment is a mix of several generations of HP thin clients, as well as some Axel ...
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How do I scale EC2 and push out code / data to my instances?

I currently have a T1.micro for development running Windows with SQL server 2008. The system allows students to come to our site to search for a mentor, update their profile with pictures and ...
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EC2 + RDS, or just a bigger EC2? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How do you do Load Testing and Capacity Planning for Web Sites I need to develop a system that connect to multiples outter systems to get XML data and reply with ...
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How do you restrict application access thru RD Session Host in Windows Server 2008 R2?

I am setting up a new server with RDS. I want to control the access to applications I install for RDS host using Groups or Users. Is this possible? How? Let's say I have a set of 5 applications that ...
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Does RDS on Windows Server 2008 R2 have a default max bandwidth per user?

Is there a default max bandwidth limit on users of RDS Host in Windows Server 2008 R2?
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Any software/ hardware clients that support RDP 8.0 with RemoteFX?

As the title suggests are there any software and/ or hardware clients available now that support Microsoft RDP version 8.0 with RemoteFX? The only one I've read about is MS RDP client in Windows 8. ...
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MySQL Server hitting 100% unexpectedly (Amazon AWS RDS)

Please help! We've been struggling with this one for months. This week we upped our RDS instance to the highest performing instance and although the occurrences have reduced, we're still having ...
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Installing RDS on Windows Server 2012 without AD

I've just started working with Server 2012 and I'm stuck trying to get Remote Desktop Services installed. My server is in a virtual machine and there is no active directory domain. I recall that with ...
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Installing language pack (MUI) on remote desktop services windows server 2008

I'm experimenting with the remote desktop services role (terminal server) on server 2008 and I'm not entirely sure if the installation of a language pack should be done in "install mode". Is it a ...
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Non-administrator users denied access to Server 2008 R2 Remote Desktop Services

I have a Remote Desktop server running Windows Server 2008 R2. Administrators can log into this server, but users who are not administrators receive an error message: To log on to this remote ...
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Setting IP depending on role in RDS or XenDesktop

Is it possible to set a virtual desktop's IP address depending on the role the user is logging in belongs to in a Remote Desktop Service's Server 2008 or Citrix' XenDesktop ?
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Installing SQL server on an RDS box

I'm about to install SQL Server 2008 R2 on a Server 2008 R2 box running RDS. Do I need to install it using install mode like I would an application? Having asked that what determines whether you use ...
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How do I locate the RD Connection Broker Service?

Okay, this might seem strange, but how do I find out where my RD Connection Broker is located? We have taken over a new domain where the RD connection broker is being used to load balance between 3 ...
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Connecting to RDS database from EC2 instance using bind9 CNAME alias

Update: it's working by now. Turns out I was missing a valid DNS forwarder inside the named.conf.options file. I'm trying to get internal DNS up and running on a EC2 instance. The main goal is to be ...
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RDS slave (read replica) not replication

It appears overnight our Master RDS mysql server went offline for 3-4 minutes. When it came back online the replication was broken. On the slave, issuing SHOW SLAVE STATUS\G; "Got fatal error 1236 ...
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What is the best JDBC connection URI for AWS RDS instances?

When using an Amazon Web Services RDS instance from a Java application, what is the best JDBC connection string? It should tolerate the instance falling over to the standby. AWS handles flipping the ...
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2008R2 RDS Redirect RDP Request

I have a 2008 R2 with AD, DHCP, RDS - The server acts as a router for the internal network. I'm trying to connect through RDP from the internet to computers on the internal network through RDS. How ...
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Server 2008 Domain Setup. Users or Rooms

I'm currently setting up a Server 2008 domain for one of my clients. The client has requested that some of the Thin-Clients being used to connect to the domain are setup in certain rooms and logged in ...
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how to restrict RDS2008 standard user access to other pc's share folder on the network

need help here please I create standard user on my RDS server for people using a software outside office, but they can also access to any share folder on my network( it mean my other computer on the ...
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LAMP server to AWS with HA and NFS

I am planning to use Amazon Web Service (AWS) to migrate my existing LAMP infrastructure to them. So I created a simple design of my system architecture with the following. *1 Elastic Load Balancer ...
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Amazon RDS to EC2 replication [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Is it possible to use an EC2 RDS MySQL instance as a slave to an external master? My read-intensive application needs to scale horizontally. It will be deployed by ...
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RAID layout for terminal server usage - what are my options?

I'm finishing off a Terminal Services solution where I have two identical Dell PowerEdge R710 servers running Hyper-V which will both be connected to a Dell MD3000 DAS via SAS HBA. The MD3000 will ...
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Single Sign on for RDS

I currently have an RDS farm which is used for running remote apps for a large group of users. When logging in these users must authenticate to the RDS web page to view their list of applications. ...