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24 views

Multi-Monitor Remote Desktop [migrated]

Since going back to school (for my M.S. I went from SysAdmin to part-time/consultant), I'm frequently working from my home office, and I find myself often using remote desktop to work on specific ...
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5answers
165 views

Issue using RDP from Windows 7 to Windows Server 2008

I'm trying to connect from my Windows 7 machine (home edition) to a Windows 2008 Server. I am receiving an error stating "Your credentials did not work". I have tested connecting over the Cord ...
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2answers
2k views

Connecting to Remote Desktop using proxy and Remote Desktop Gateway?

I have setup a Remote Desktop Gateway server using Windows Server 2012 R2. I am using the Remote Desktop Gateway as an intermediary between to provide the remote desktop session over 443 since 3389 is ...
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1answer
281 views

Server 2008 R2 How to Change Windows 7 Basic Theme Color

We're deploying thin clients connecting to a terminal server farm. The computers have high visibility to the public and I would like them to at least look presentable and not like something out of ...
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2answers
306 views

Win7 ignores Firewall for RemoteDesktop via GPO

Windows 7 ignores the firewall rule from Group Policy, that should restrict RemoteDesktop to certain IP addresses. It works for XP, but Win7 machines still allow Remote Desktop from everywhere. I ...
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0answers
118 views

java applet frozen on the browser of remote desktop clients

Application access topology: One Window 7 Pro 32 Bit machine acting as a java applet server and remote desktop server; two remote desktop clients accessing server; one standard 10/100 switch ...
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1answer
56 views

Which IP addresses are using remote dekstop?

We have a server that has an open remote desktop port to the internet (no VPN.) Several people are allowed to log on to the machine remotely. The server runs Windows 7 (desktop OS.) I can find ...
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2answers
63 views

Setting up a Windows shared computer for users without full terminal server

I'm setting up a Windows 7 "resource computer" that will have applications installed like Visio 2013 and others that are used by my employees but not needed enough to buy individual licenses for ...
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1answer
14k views

I can't connect to VNC Server (connection refused : error 10061). [closed]

I purchased a vps and configured it by using this tutorial (means installed GENOM desktop and VNC server): http://www.time4vps.eu/knowledgebase.php?action=displayarticle&id=41 Then I installed ...
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1answer
690 views

How to add local group to “Remote Desktop Users” group in Windows 7 pro

I created a local group (say ToolUsers). I want to add this group to "Remote Desktop Users" so that these user can login remotely via MSTSC. When I try to add, this local group is not visible & ...
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3answers
299 views

Remotely administer hundreds of computers

I work for a company that has roughly 500 (expanding to over 1000 this year) computers out in the field. These computers are spread all through America, with 2 of them in Canada (noone bothers with ...
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0answers
95 views

Suspicious Logins in Event Viewer on Windows 7

The other day I was sitting on my Windows 7 workstation and suddenly got kicked out to the switch user screen, showing my main and only account as being logged in. This is typical if I remote desktop ...
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1answer
470 views

I can't have remote desktop connection to server 2008r2

I've got a server running windows 2008r2 and I can remote from a pc running xp to it finely.But when I wanna have remote connection from my pc running windows 7 ,it says remote computer could not ...
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2answers
9k views

How to use tscon on Windows7?

I need to run overnight automation testing using RFT and IE on Windows7 virtual machine. I found that restarting the Windows box before the testing starts helps. I am moving the production ...
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0answers
2k views

Can't save credentials in Remote Desktop connection file

I have a saved .RDP file for a connection to another computer, if I check the box to "Remember my credentials" the connection attempt is immediately rejected and the authentication box pops back up ...
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votes
3answers
98 views

Remote Desktop connection

I run a small network with around 50 remote clients using VPN to connect to Head office. VPN is built using no-ip.org as DNS. I am unable to RDP to one of remote client whereas the same client is ...
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0answers
594 views

Windows 7 Remote Desktop stops with copy paste action after copy and paste on local machine

I'm working on a local PC with Windows 7 64-bit and I have a remote desktop connection to a PC with the same config. When I paste a large file from my remote desktop PC to my local PC it works... ...
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2answers
68 views

What version of windows for Dreamweaver as a service?

For a project I need to have a server setup where users can RDP in and access Adobe Dreamweaver which is installed on the server. What OS should I use? Can I install Windows 7 Enterprise on the ...
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1answer
800 views

Windows 7 Embedded Standard Offer Remote Assistance Issue

I have run into an interesting issue with Remote Assistance on Windows 7 Embedded Standard. I am able to create a Remote Assistance Invitation and use this to connect from a technician PC, but when I ...
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2answers
999 views

Problems using local printer via RDP on windows 2003 sever

The client is windows 7 machine, it have local printer attached. Necessary check-boxes are checked (at "share local resources" in remote desktop connection configuration windows), but the printer not ...
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0answers
1k views

Enabling SSL for Remote Desktop

Ok so I'm trying to remove a number of my systems from our Nessus scan from having this medium vulnerability. http://www.nessus.org/plugins/index.php?view=single&id=18405 I set the following GPO ...
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1answer
235 views

Restrict VPN user to Remote Desktop only with Sonicwall [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Restrict VPN user to Remote Desktop only with Sonicwall Basically I want him to only be able to log onto the VPN in order to use Remote Desktop to use HIS machine. Not ...
0
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1answer
581 views

How to connect to a Hyper-V guest, from an other, remote PC

I have installed a Windows Server 2008R2 SP1 Datacenter edition, and I have added the Hyper-V role, with RemoteFX. Installed a Windows 7 Ultimate x64 with SP1. Updated the additions, enabled ...
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4answers
948 views

Is Remote Desktop to Workstations Secure?

I have users that want to use remote desktop for remote access to their workstations. I have RADIUS connected VPN server that I use, however I remember to connect and disconnect rather than send web ...
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4answers
95 views

Remote Desktop with 3 different operating systems

i work as a part-time problem solver in a small company. I can solve most of the problems from the command line remotely. But when there is a problem on a client machine, i have to go to the company ...
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1answer
2k views

Do not allow passwords to be saved in Remote desktop connection [closed]

Greeting, I have a PC with Windows 7 home edition. As known, Windows 7 home edition has no Group Policy setting option. I want to disable saving password and user name option in Remote desktop ...
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2answers
4k views

Remote Desktop connection to Windows 7, Network Level Authentication issue?

We're in the process of incrementally upgrading our PCs to Windows 7, and several times now have been unable to open an RDP connection to the upgraded machine to remotely administer them. At some ...
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1answer
387 views

Recommended Tool/Script to test Remote Desktop Performance?

Can anyone recommend a tool to test Remote Desktop performance in Windows? Windows 7-based, both client and "server". We are making changes to network, client and server and would like to assess the ...
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1answer
148 views

Remote desktop show screen

Is it possible to show the screen on the remote computer when using remote desktop? (Windows 7 / Windows Server 2008) Thanks
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1answer
426 views

Hidden tweaks to allow certain users make remote desktop connection

The set up is Windows 7 with Windows SBS 2008. I see that ALL the clients have remote desktop access on the server, but of course I don't want that. I checked System and Maintenance settings and ...
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1answer
134 views

How to find the full IP to my PC on work network for RDP

I need to access my work computer from my home computer. Both run Windows 7. I have completely setup both computers to run RDP. I just can't figure out how to connect to my work computer. When I run ...
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2answers
4k views

How secure is Remote Desktop Connection?

When using Remote Desktop Connection, is the information being sent back and forth securely, as in SSL? Are usernames and passwords secure? When connecting to a remote server through Remote Desktop ...
2
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3answers
3k views

Multiple VPN Connections, One IP?

In my office, we are working off one IP address currently, and this lets us connect a single computer to one of our client's VPNs, which effectively locks out multiple people from working with that ...
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0answers
419 views

User Account Picture doesn't display on Remote Desktop prompt

In an Active Directory Domain, I'm logging on via Remote Desktop to various AD clients. In Windows 7, the Remote Desktop connection prompt displays the last username I used to connect to the client ...
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1answer
13k views

How to prevent Windows 7 Remote Desktop time outs?

I can't seem to get some Windows 7 machines to prevent active but idle Remote Desktop connections from timing out. I've changed all of the local group policy settings on my test machine under ...
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1answer
560 views

How to configure Microsoft Remote Assistance to share the clipboard in Windows 7

Remote Desktop allows you to share the clipboard. It even allows you to copy files through a copy and paste mechanism. However, remote assistance does not seem to allow you to do this. Microsoft has ...
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9answers
42k views

How to remotely see what users are logged into Windows 7 or Vista

I need to login to a remote into either a Win7 or Vista computer but when I connect I get a Logon Message "Another user is currently logged on..." but it does not specify who. I have a domain ...
3
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2answers
21k views

How can I authorize users for Remote Desktop without using the GUI?

I need to be able to grant (and revoke) local, non-administrator users' access to a Windows 7 system in an automated fashion (i.e. not by using the System Properties control panel). Script, batch, ...
2
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0answers
3k views

'The rpc server is unavailable' or 'access is denied' error when using Remote desktop Services Manager on Windows 7 (but mstsc.exe works!)

I am trying to connect to a Windows XP workstation from a Windows 7 Ultimate workstation using Remote Desktop Services Manager. I am able to do a Remote Desktop (mstsc.exe) session from the Win7 ...
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2answers
3k views

Remote Desktop to Server 2008R2 fails from one particular Win7 client

I have a VPS running Windows Web Server 2008 R2. I'm able to connect using Remote Desktop from my home PC (Windows 7), personal laptop (Windows 7), and work laptop (Windows XP). However, I cannot ...
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3answers
930 views

Is it possible to allow multiple Remote Desktop connexions in Windows 7 pro?

Is it possible to allow multiple Remote Desktop (for multiple users) connexions in Windows 7 pro? Without using some opaque non-open source patch preferably. I know it was possible in XP pro, but, ...
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5answers
630 views

Securing Remote Desktop Server on Windows 7 For Internet Use

I have a desktop and laptop both running Windows 7 Professional. My goal is to secure the desktop so that I can securely use "Remote Desktop" over the Internet from ONLY the laptop. I have already ...
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1answer
645 views

Slow remote desktop connection to VPS

When I use Windows 7's remote desktop connection to our company's VPS (Win Server 2008 32bit) I receive a very slow connection - most of the times it actually grinds down to a complete halt. This is ...
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1answer
236 views

Cannot Remote Desktop to a Win 7 box: how to know which firewall rule and/or policy is causing a packet drop?

I tried everything I could but still cannot remote desktop to a laptop running Win 7 at home. Basically, I made sure rule exists for TCP 3389 connections to be allowed, no local policies restrict it, ...
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1answer
220 views

Bad behaviour of native win32 application when replacing the exe with some users using it

I am using XP Unlimited to allow users do Remote Desktop on a Windows 7 machine. The users run on remote desktop a native win32 exe Application (built with Delphi). When I need to update the exe ...
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1answer
2k views

Windows 7 Remote Desktop with Windows 2003 Unable to Copy/Paste Files

I am attempting to copy/paste files between Windows 7 and Windows Server 2003 across a Remote Desktop connection (in the same domain, if it matters), but I am unable to successfully do so. I have ...
1
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1answer
844 views

Cannot connect to remote desktop - win7 in both ends

Trying to connect a windows7 ultimate to another windows7 ultimate with standard windows remote desktop. The client is connected via wifi. The target is connected via a switch, and networkcable into ...
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1answer
463 views

Cant get RDP to work with a 2wire router

I've got a 2wire router for uverse and I haven't been able to connect via RDP through this router. Here are the steps I've followed Setup a windows 7 box with RDP, patched and up to date Disabled ...
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3answers
676 views

Remote Control for windows 7 machines

In the past (with windows XP) we have used the Altiris Deployment Console 6.9 SP3 to remote control our users machines. Since windows 7 has been released and deployed the remote control no longer ...
2
votes
5answers
446 views

Remote Desktop and Server 2008

I am running Windows 7 on my Desktops that are connecting to the office AD Domain, and we connect to a remote set of servers that are on their own AD Domain. Remote Desktop refuses to save our ...