Category: Remote Desktop Services

Microsoft Remote Desktop Is Also Available For Android And Updated For Mac OS X

Yesterday we heard about iOS getting an official Microsoft Remote Desktop (RemoteFX) app.  Today, I found that a version was also released for Android. Features include: Access to remote resources through your Remote Desktop Gateway Rich multi-touch experience with remote desktop protocol (RDP) and RemoteFX supporting Windows gestures Secure connection to your data and applications…

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Microsoft Releases Remote Desktop For Apple iOS

You don’t need pricey third party RDP apps anymore.  Microsoft has finally released a Remote Desktop app for iPhone and iPad.  The features are: Access to remote resources through the Remote Desktop Gateway Rich multi-touch experience with remote desktop protocol (RDP) and RemoteFX supporting Windows gestures Secure connection to your data and applications with breakthrough…

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KB2795531 – You Cannot Log In To A VM Running Windows 8 Or Windows Server 2012 In A VDI Environment

This isn’t exactly a Hyper-V issue (it’s RDS) but Hyper-V is running on the affected WS2012 hosts.  Consider the following scenario: You deploy a Virtual Desktop Infrastructure (VDI) environment in a network. You enable the Remote Desktop Virtualization Host (RD Virtualization Host) role service on the Windows Server 2012-based computers. You try to log on…

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Microsoft RemoteFX Documentation

Microsoft has published some documentation for RemoteFX to go along with the Service Pack 1 beta. Deploying a Single Microsoft RemoteFX Server Step-by-Step Guide Deploying Microsoft RemoteFX on a Remote Desktop Session Host Server Step-by-Step Guide Deploying Microsoft RemoteFX for Virtual Desktop Pools Step-by-Step Guide Deploying USB Redirection with Microsoft RemoteFX Step-by-Step Guide Configuring USB…

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My Lab is Remotely Accessible – TS Gateway

I’ve been meaning to do this for a while.  We’ve been using TS Gateway for remotely accessible solutions for our customers at work for a while now.  This evening, I set up my Hyper-V/Virtual Server/vSphere lab to be remotely accessible from anywhere.  This will allow me to access my lab and work on the book…

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