A thin client is a computer that primarily operates by using the resources provided a server. Common thin client protocols include RDP, X11, VNC, and Citrix ICA,

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What should be done with excess computing resources after converting to thin clients?

I work part time for a small private school. The 24 node computer lab kept having hardware failures (mostly drives and cooling fans) so I turned it into a Linux based thin client network. Although the ...
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Terminal Services & rdp-tcp Session

I've been introducing myself to Terminal Services and I had a question regarding a session, specifically the rdp-tcp session that's established by default ... C:\Documents and Settings\BMC>query ...
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Performance experiences for running Windows 7 on a Thin-Client? [closed]

Has anyone else tried installing Windows 7 on thin-client hardware? I'd be very interested to hear about other people's experiences and what sort of hardware tweaks they had to do to get it to work. ...
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Reset Acer WT 300 thin client admin password

I have an Acer WT 300 thin client that boots Windows CE. I purchased this device several years ago at an auction and need to reset the administration password so that I can alter the network ...
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What hardware thin clients are available for connecting to Linux with XDMCP (or similar)?

I'm chasing a thin client that can connect to an Ubuntu machine and utilize a modern widescreen LCD. I have used Sun Microsystems SunRay 150 thin clients for several years however the SunRay Server ...
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VM client restart

I am using a wyse terminal (thin client) with xpe. I have disabled explorer in registry and replaced the shell with the vm client so at startup it looks like a windows logon but its VM view client ...
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Terminal Server Filling Up

I've inherited a terminal server and have found one major problem, the user profiles are filling up the C drive, I have 3.9 gigs free but that is going fast. I have a D drive on this server with ...
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In what sort of environment do thin-client machines shine?

Are the use of thin-clients an appropriate substitute for full workstations? Are they meant for small-company IT use, or are they only useful for large implementations. What are the perks and ...