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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Windows 7 / Terminal Services RemoteApp

Please, show me a way to set up Windows 7 machine to use only one app (internet explorer) to access remotely from another machine - similar to TS RemoteApp, which is only for Windows Server platforms ...
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Windows RemoteApp deploying software updates, is there a better way?

We provide an application as a service, over Windows RemoteApp. It's nearly impossible to deploy updates to the software, though, because if even a single user is online then the file is in-use and ...
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Connecting RemoteApp to Existing Session

Due to the slightly retardedness of an app I've got to run, I've got a server auto logging in on boot with the app on auto start. Remote desktop at my leisure to check on its status, etc. Gross, but ...
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TS RemoteApp between two XP Pro machines?

Is it possible to do Terminal Services RemoteApp between two XP Pro machines?
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How to remotely access application

Is there an application which can be used to remotely access and start application on a server without using RDP. The main reason for this is security are security issue when user has a full access ...
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Remote Desktop intermittent pauses

The small company I work for has two VMWare-hosted machines in the data center of a reputable, well established hosting provider. These VMs are running Windows Server 2008 R2 and are configured with ...
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TS Remote App and TS Web Access Authentication

We're looking at replacing a Citrix system with an rdp based one. The idea is we want to give the users a list of applications they can run from a web front end. I have got most of it working, there'...
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Where does RDP client store trusted publishers list and how do I clear the list of trusted publishers

We received a digitally signed RDP file from a service provider to use for connecting to their infrastructure. When I double clicked the file, it showed me a dialog which said something like "Do ...
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Windows version of x-forwarding

I am working on an application that displays remote applications on a local machine. On Linux, this is done by creating a custom x server on the host and forwarding the TCP packets to the client. I ...
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Is it possible to ensure that multiple applications run in the same terminal server session using RemoteApp?

We are interested in implementing RemoteApp on Windows 2008 R2 to serve out a few programs. Since the developers use shared memory to pass messages between processes, it is necessary that we provide ...
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RemoteApp: Logging in as user x disconnects user y

I'm having a pretty bizarre problem with a Terminal Services server used for RemoteApp. In our network the server works as it should, but at a client's office if two users log in simultaneously, the ...
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How do I setup a RemoteApp?

I have a server within my network that has a program that users needs to access. I don't want to allow them to access anything else but this program. From looking at these questions: Allow only ...
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RemoteApp .rdp embed creds?

Windows 2008 R2 server running Remote Desktop Services (what we used to call Terminal Services back in the olden days). This server is the entry point into a hosted application -- you could call it ...
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Run old 32-bit program on Windows 2008 R2 64bit

I am setting Windows Server 2008 R2 as an Application Server (RDP, SeamlessRDP). I was going to first install that app on the server and then provisioning it to the clients. The problem is that it's ...
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Setting up Terminal Services on Windows 2008 R2 server for the first time to connect 20 remote users

Any advice on where I should begin in terms of resources or videos? Outstanding questions are: Should we use Remoteapp or Sessions Understanding and deploying TS gateway How does SAV work with ...
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Detect RemoteApp in logon script

I have a fairly basic vbs logon script which currently detects if a user is on a physical desktop or a remote desktop by checking if the %SESSIONNAME% Environment String is 'Console' or not, and then ...
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how to disable RemoteApp sessions lock if idle for 10 minutes and require no user needs to input password to unlock?

RemoteApp sessions lock if idle for 10 minutes, user needs to input password to unlock. My users are running an application from Win2008 Terminal server using RemoteApp. If the application remains ...
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Default the Domain for Remote Desktop logins

We have an issue where some of our clients attempt to login to our system using a / instead of a \ for the domain. This ends up with them attempting to login as computername\domain/username Also if ...
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Remote App Web Connection not working, possibly due to port forwarding

We have customers using our software via Remote App. We have given them two options, using the .rdp file link we send them, or logging into the RDWeb and logging in that way. We just recently ...
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RemoteApp cannot connect to webapp

I have just set up a Server 2008 R2 machine with Remote Desktop Services. It's all running on the one server, just for a single application, which works fine locally and when using Remote Desktop Web ...
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RemoteApp idle time before disconnecting

I have a Windows Server 2008 R2 with RemoteApp service installed. I have published a certain application and created an RDP file for it. After the user has finished using this remote application and ...
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Windows 2008R2 RemoteAPP Failover

I'm trying to setup 2 remoteapp servers with a bit of fail-over in the design. I keep running into a few dead ends where there is no load balancing... or connections take a ridiculous amount of time ...
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RemoteApps with Win2K8 R2 STD and Mac users

I am using Win2K8 R2 and have enabled RemoteApps. I can connected to the RemoteApp (Outlook) without any trouble from another Windows based PC, however Mac clients, using the latest RDP client can not....
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Terminal Server 2008 RemoteApp sometimes multiple windows pop under other windows

We are running a 3rd party ERP system button bar that launches various business modules. Some of these modules have controls that launch separate windows. All of that works great. However on ...
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Why aren't RemoteApp icons showing up

I have a Windows 2008 R2 server running RDS. I have installed and configured RemoteApp to publish applications with RDS Web Access. When I browse to https://servernname.domain.local/RDWeb I can log in ...
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What is the difference between rdp files?

When remotely connecting to my server using Windows' Remote Desktop Connection application, I can save Connection settings in an RDP file and then easily edit it right clicking and selecting "edit". ...
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SBS 2008 Standard + RemoteApps

I'm led to believe that installing a Terminal Server on a SBS 2008 Standard will not work correctly/or is not supported. Is there anyway to make this work? We have 2 x SBS 2008 Standard servers and ...
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Allow only RemoteApp, not Remote Desktop

I found the following question, with a similar premise, however the answer to the question, was the question rephrased as a statement! http://serverfault.com/questions/111770/remoteapp-prevent-user-...
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Terminal Server 2008: Remote App Issue

I have a FoxPro 2.6 (16-bit) application that I've installed on a Win2008 (32-bit) Terminal Server. I then created a Remote App from it. It works fine. The problem is that within this FoxPro ...
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How to display programs, started by TSWA Remoteapp, inside a browser instead of directly on the desktop?

For those not familiar with Terminal Services Web Access and Resulting Internet Communication in Windows Server 2008 here’s a brief overview. The problem I am trying to solve can be seen in the ...
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Windows 2008 RemoteAPP client disconnects within a matter of minutes

I'm having an odd problem with Windows 2008 TS, and remote applications specifically. The situation is as follows: TS idle timeout is disabled via GPO TS terminating disconnected sessions after 1hr ...
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RemoteApp Prevent User from Running Remote Desktop [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Allow only RemoteApp, not Remote Desktop We've setup an application to run remotely under RemoteApp on Windows Server 2008. To do so we had to open up the standard RDP ...
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How do I set the default printer for a RemoteApp?

We are using Windows Server 2008 and the built in RemoteApp feature for Terminal Services. When we run a RemoteApp (WordPad for example), local printers are automatically redirected as expected. ...
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Single MSI file - many remote applications

How can I create a single MSI installer file for many remote applications in Remote Desktop Services (RDS)? Suppose I have 10 applications exposed via RDS. To make life easier I created MSI installer ...
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I have a programming contractor - how do I record their screen remotely?

We have a contractor working offsite. We would like to set everything up so that his screen is recorded to our Windows Server 2008 R2 machine in real time. We've been using TeamViewer, but we've run ...
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Single sign on with Windows 2008 R2 RemoteApps

I've got the following setup: Windows 2008 R2 server: Remote Desktop Services (RemoteApp, Session Host, Services Manager) Windows 2008 R2 server: AD + AD Certificate services + DNS Windows 7 client ...
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Remote Apps minimize to a blank desktop

When minimizing a remote Application (running on XP over remote desktop) the desktop disappears and the only thing that is shown on the users screen is a plain blue Windows 2008 desktop background and ...
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Certificate issue with RemoteApp on Server 2008

I am trying to set up a proof-of-concept demo for deploying applications via RemoteApp, the application-streaming-over-RDP stuff in Windows Server 2008. The TS Gateway server (call it srv-web) and ...
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Terminal Server hosted on cloud server or traditional VPS?

We're looking into alternatives for our very small datacentre at the moment. We have two Windows 2008 terminal servers that serve RemoteApps that we're looking to move off-site first off (and if we ...
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User profile paths in RemoteApp sessions

I try to setup a terminal services farm, serving some of our LOB applications. The main goal is to use them as RemoteApps through Terminal Services Gateway for the users, who are somewhere away from ...
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Can file extensions be associated with TS2008 Remote Applications

Just wondering if there's any way to associate a local file extension with a remote app running via a Windows 2008 Terminal Services session? If, for example, I've published Acrobat as a Remote App, ...
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Powering netbooks with Servers

I have limited knowledge of servers. I had an idea that I wanted to get evaluated. With netbooks becoming cheaper, I was wondering if I will be able to do complex video editing and running heavy ...
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Seamless Remote Windows on Linux Client

I really like the RemoteApp features of Windows Server 2008 Are there any solutions for similar functionality for Linux clients and a Windows server? We have users that are running Linux on the ...
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Server 2008 Remote Apps

I have set up remoteapp, and according to all the documentation that i have found, the application should be able to span/move across a dual monitor setup. I found that the rdp file should include ...
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What remote desktop software has application forwarding (seamless window) only support?

Terminal Services on Windows 2008 has an option called RemoteApp which basically runs a full TS session but only brings the application window back (without the standard TS borders). To a user it ...
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Why does my minimized Terminal Services Remote App Disappear?

Have you ever minimized a remote app shared by a Windows 2008 server and had it disappear after about 10 seconds? If so, how did you over come that particular inconvenience? The application is an ...
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Windows Server2008 RemoteApps - Starting but not handing over windows

At work we run a windows 2008 server and we roll out Remote Apps for all the applications that out employees use. So far they are working wonderfully with very little issues but there is one problem ...