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I've been having the issue on a 2012R2 Broker Server for a few months. Everytime I patched the server and rebooted the RD Broker Server would fail to fully start. The only KB's I could find all referenced that you can't/shouldn't run the RD Broker Role on a DC. I wasn't! My only recourse was to perform a re-installation of RD Broker Role and recreate the RD ...


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Each new connection to an RDS session is not necessarily a new logon. Users will often reconnect to an existing session. You can get close by configuring sessions to log off after a certain amount of time in a disconnected state, but this has lots of ramifications depending on what you are trying to accomplish with RDS.


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The answer is:https://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/cc754272.aspx By default, Remote Desktop Services allows users to disconnect from a remote session without logging off and ending the session. When a session is in a disconnected state, running programs are kept active even though the user is no longer actively connected. To understand ...


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There is not a software burden decrease (its actually an increase as now you have to patch 2 oses, the thin client OS(which nowadays is either android, windows or Linux) and the OS the VDI solution runs in, and the apps. There CAN be a savings in app patching depending on the application provisioning process (App V, Azure remoteapp etc). The savings in ...


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Have you found a solution to this? My workaround was to create a console app that launched chrome in Kiosk mode and put that in startup. If Chrome closes, it logs the session off. It's a hack, but it works.


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Turns out that the scripts I'm talking about are on a network share, because they are in my personal folder. Running scripts from network shares is blocked by group policy.


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Use Group Policy Preferences with Item-Level Targeting to create the shortcuts for each group of users.


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On your Linux machine, simply issue wol <MAC> For other options, give a look at wol manpage


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If I understood correctly you are looking for "Wake on LAN", which is supported by DELL Optiplex systems (at least in principle). Enable "Wake on LAN" in the BIOS of the target. Disable "Deep Sleep" in the BIOS of the target. On your "other" Computer (assuming it is in the same LAN) install wakeonlan. This tool can send "magic packets" to the target. Now ...


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I've used HP RGS successfully, it's especially useful if you're running 3D software that demands heavy GPU usage in a remote machine or a VM with NVIDIA GRID. Otherwise, there's a project to get SPICE detached from qemu, but I'm no aware of how useful it is these days.


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Since the original post, Teradici has come out with such a product: Remote Desktop access to a Windows machine (point to point) using PCoIP.


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You may encounter this error when connecting after importing an SSL certificate (and associated private key) into Windows Server 2012: This computer can't connect to the remote computer. Try connecting again. If the problem continues, contact the owner of the remote computer or your network administrator. In addition, in the Windows event logs, you see: ...



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