RemoteApp enables you to make programs that are accessed remotely through Remote Desktop Services appear as if they are running on the end user's local computer.

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Can remote apps work ok on its own without citrix?

We are looking at providing hosted service for users of our thick client application. We had thought Citrix was best for this but the more I look I am thinking we are better to just use windows remote ...
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Looking for suggestions with a program that doesn't allow multiple sessions

We are running a Windows Server 2012 R2 machine with Remote Desktop Services. The idea is that everybody can log in and run company software that requires extensive configuration, that way we only ...
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Can a Windows XP client connect to a RemoteApp hosted on Server 2008 R2?

Can a Windows XP client (running SP3 if that matters) connect to a RemoteApp hosted on a Server 2008 R2 RDSH server? I've searched the Internet for an answer but keep finding information explaining ...
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WS2012R2 RemoteApp Server refuses to remember password

I have a problem that's puzzling me and I can't quite put my finger on it. We have two VMs, running Windows Server 2012 R2, both configured with Remote Desktop Services and running the RemoteApp ...
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remoteapp RDC doesn't work unless user has logon to all computers

We restrict what devices users can log on to using the Log On to in AD. Unless they have access to All Computers they cannot launch a remote desktop from the RemoteApps. They can open any of the ...
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RDS install user (minimal domain privileges) locked out when connecting to RDweb

This is the setting: I did a quick single machine test install of RDS/RemoteApp on a customer computer running Windows Server 2012 Datacenter x64 in a virtual machine using the guide RDS8 – Quick and ...
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Windows Server 2012 R2 Session Host - User Density testing

We use RDP RemoteApp technology on our servers to provide users an access to our applications. One of the challenges we faced (and what served as a reason of performance testing of RDP density) is ...
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Remote Desktop Licensing, RemoteAPP [duplicate]

I am going to use RemoteAPP to publish a few administration tools but I ran into a problem with Remote Desktop Licensing which made me confused. Currently I am stuck at a windows saying that it want ...
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Delegate session management on RemoteApp 2012

We've built a rather large RemoteApp environment on 2012 R2, fully patched. Everything is working fine, so now comes the time to offshore and delegate tasks to the first line team. We would like to ...
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RemoteApp vs. Remote Desktop - Permissions

We've got a third party (i.e., not one of ours or Microsoft's) application we want to share to some users via RemoteApp. The application works fine (as expected) if a user logs in the server (via ...
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Connection issues to RDS via RD Gateway

We have access to one of our applications via RemoteApp through a RD Gateway. It works from most machines, even Macs. We have one client who is attempting to connect, and is getting the following ...
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RemoteApp application minimizes when switching tabs on Windows Server 2012 R2

We are using an application with RemoteApp. We had no issues with Windows Server 2008R2. Installing the very same application on a Server 2012 R2 Standard, weird things started happening. The ...
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Can you change the RemoteApp location of a published app?

We would like to be able to roll out new versions of an application in RemoteApp without having to kick off users. One idea was to publish the new version of the application in a different directory, ...
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Intermittent Terminal Server Session Disconnects

We have two Windows Server 2008 R2 terminal servers in a farm. Both are configured identically, and their only job is to run a single RemoteApp application (users do not log in with full interactive ...
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Server 2012 Remote Desktop Services how to see collections in list that expands off bottom of screen?

In Server Manager > Remote Desktop Services I have a large list of collections. The list is already so long that it goes off the bottom of the screen and unfortunately it is only going to keep ...
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Server 2012 - How to change the connection folder name - RemoteApp and Desktop Connections

We have a terminal server 2012 with all the application installed. It works fine for all the users through RDP and also through rdweb access. Now if I am setting up RemoteApp and Desktop Connection ...
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remoteapp not started from rdp file on windows 2008 R2

Server: Windows 2008 R2, myProgram.exe installed as remoteapp with alias "myProgram" Client: Windows 2008 R2 rdp file in use: redirectclipboard:i:1 redirectposdevices:i:0 redirectprinters:i:1 ...
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running an old application in remoteapp on windows 2012

I have an old application that I need to install as a remoteapp on windows 2012. See if you install this application natively on Windows8 it needs to have 'XP' compatibility mode enabled and 'run as ...
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RemoteApp / Seamless RDP Linux Server

I was wondering if there is an implementation of Seamless RDP for Linux servers, preferably Debian or similar, giving the result and experience of Microsoft's RemoteApp. Of course with Linux apps, I ...
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Make RemoteApp use console session

Is there a way to make RemoteApp on Windows Server 2012 R2 use the user's existing console session instead of spawning a new session? If I access an app remotely and come back to my PC, I was to be ...
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How can you use a RemoteFx GPU in a Windows Server 2012 R2 Virtual Machine?

The title says it all - I have a Hyper-V host with GPU installed and RemoteFx enabled. RemoteFx works fine in any Windows client OS, but I am trying to accelerate an application which will sit on a ...
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AWS RDWeb connectivity issues

I am setting up a Windows 2012 server on AWS. The server and all RDS/RDWeb functions fine but now when I try to access remoteApps from a remote location, the error the computer cannot be found ...
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unable to connect to the server by using windows powershell remoting

For learning only, with my Windows Server 2012 R2, I would like to set up RemoteApp. I don't find any help on the web about this error message : "unable to connect to the server by using windows ...
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Essentials Role on Windows Server 2012 Standard R2 - cannot open dashboard on the client

I have a small business network with an existing Server 2008 R2 domain controller. In order to backup all the client machines with an experience something like windows home server I recently ...
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Remote Desktop Web Feed pointing to specific servers in farm

I have a Remote Desktop Session Host farm with a Remote Desktop Connection Broker (Server 2008 R2) arbitrating connections for this farm. The Connection Broker is configured as the RD Web Access ...
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RDS Remote App Hangs for only certain users

I've got remote app working for all users just fine. We all connect through a single gateway that allows access to all app servers. This worked well for months. Recently 2 users can no longer use ...
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Windows 2012 R2 - RemoteApp - limit user instances

We have a new ERP application which runs via RemoteApp. It's expensive and has a very draconian license limit. Sometimes users will mistakenly open multiple instances of it, when they are not ...
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RDS 2012 - Starting RemoteApp from RDWeb Prompts for credentials

I have the following Windows 2012 R2 RemoteApp Setup Server1 - Role (Web Access, connection broker, RD Host) 192.168.100.1 Server2 - Role (connection broker, RD Host) 192.168.100.2 DNS Entries used ...
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Unable to retrieve the session collection properties

Server 2012 R2 RDS. This server has been running well and I have a handful of remote applications published. All applications work fine. Now when I attempt to edit a published application, or ...
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RemoteApp isn't working [closed]

Today I got bit with an issue with published applications (via RemoteApp). Clients were complaining about RDP. You could connect to the server, run the application from there, but you could not run ...
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Access Server 2008R2 RemoteApp with MS iOS RDP App without RD Web Access

Is it possible to connect to a Server 2008 R2 RemoteApp using the iOS Microsoft Remote Desktop App v8.0.9, across LAN and VPN, with only the RD Session Host service installed? That is, without RD Web ...
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RemoteApp opens and immediately closes

We have a Windows Server 2012 R2 RDS server with everything configured fully, including licencing for RDS. Best Practices Analyser passes in full. On our Windows 8.1 Enterprise VMs which have some ...
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Remote desktop Gateway unavailable

I have set up a Remote desktop 2012 r2 session host set up, When i access the RdWeb for my set up, login works fine but i get the error below when i launch the remote apps. Your computer can't ...
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Excel 2013 Power Pivot RemoteApp - limited by 4 concurrent users? [closed]

We're trying to use Excel 2013 (64bit) + Power Pivot via RemoteApp. The problem we're having is basically the same as described this TechNet thread. 4 concurrent users have no problem using Power ...
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Microsoft RemoteApp Active Session

In Microsoft Remote App documentation i found that when a connection between server and client lost because of network fault the session remains active for 20 seconds to let the client if it can ...
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Apply GPO to user AD group when using computers in a certain OU

We have a logon-script that copies a number of remoteapp.rdp-files to some users desktops. However these users sometimes also has to connect directly to our terminal server through a remote desktop ...
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RemoteApp file menu shows in alternate location with multi monitor

I deployed RDS on Windows 2012R2 Servers. I used that for publishing RemoteApp. RemoteApp works just fine. However, I run into display issue on multi monitors with applications (Notepad, Wordpad, ...
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Printing on Windows 8 64-Bit through Windows Server 2008 (32 Bit) RemoteApp

We have a network where our server is running on Windows Server 2008 (32 Bit) and a client computer is running on Windows 8.1 (64 bit) with a local printer attached to the client. The printer is an ...
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RemoteApps for non-domain clients

I would like to have a Remote Desktop farm's RemoteApps silently added to the RemoteApp and Desktop Connections control panel of Windows 7 machines. The general procedure of subscribing to an RSS ...
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Remoteapps won't launch

I have two 2012 RDS servers, which host RemoteApps with RDWEB. On some computers, even if it worked before, the remoteapp icons stop working. (You can click them all you want, nothing happens). Even ...
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Pushing new versions of applications to RDP server

We have an application running as a RemoteApp on a 2008 RDP server. What is the proper way to push new versions of the app? We don't currently have an msi for it, but we could make one. Right now we ...
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How can I limit the number of RemoteApp sessions to 1 per user?

We have an application where only one instance of the program can be run at a time. Otherwise terrible data corruption happens. Our users currently run this program as a RemoteApp from a Windows 7 ...
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Adding another RemoteApp server to existing domain

Just a simple question. We presently have one Windows 2008 R2 RemoteApp server in place and all is licensed and working well. We are now in process of adding another RemoteAPP server to our existing ...
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RemoteApp and Desktop Connections Error 0x800401F0 when updating RemoteApp connections from RDS webfeed

I have set up Windows Server 2012 with Remote Desktop Services and RemoteApp aplications. Windows 7 clients are configured with web feed of RemoteApp aplications. Update is working when I manualy ...
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Troubleshooting Remote Desktop Services Connectivity - Windows Server 2012 R2

I have a number of users who connect to Published Applications over the internet. (Workers work from home). On any given day, user A can stay connected to the remote app with no disconnections for 8 ...
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terminal service remoteapp disappears when opening file

Every domain user has a mapped drive with a label of N: This is where the software and data is kept. For now, a user must run an installer on their local machine and adjust the "target" and "start ...
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Force MS Remoteapp to save files to client's System

I'm using an older software with a dbase database. I'd like to deploy it as a remoteapp, and from my testing this seems quite possible. Update: This application would be accessed over the internet ...
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Can the same server be used for both Citrix and Microsoft RemoteApp publishing?

We have a QA team that needs to test both Citrix and Microsoft RemoteApp publishing and we are wondering if the same server could be used for both systems. We already have a Citrix environment but ...
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SQL Server Reporting Services Report Builder not starting as RemoteApp

A bunch of Users has been given access to a SQL Server 2008 R2 reporting services instance. Due to a policy the users only may access the services through a Remote Desktop instance. We have handed out ...
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Server 2012 RemoteApp Disconnects/Reconnects Constantly

I have remote desktop services running on Server 2012 with high availability. I'm running 3 gateways and a farm of session host servers. Gateways all seem to be running fine, they take connections no ...