Remote Desktop Connection


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Remote Desktop Connection

Remote control software in Windows that uses the Remote Desktop Protocol (RDP) to exchange keystrokes, mouse movement and screen changes. See RDP and remote control software.
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Traditional remote-access includes virtual private networking (VPN) and remote desktop connection (RDC).
In Windows Vista, Quick Assist's technology is based on the Remote Desktop Protocol (RDP) found n the Remote Desktop Connection app included in all professional editions of Windows since Windows XP Professional.
To understand this better, imagine that a user is given the access to his personal LAN-based work sharing environment from a remote location using Teamviewer or Microsoft's Remote Desktop Connection. But to work efficiently from a remote location some customisation is required to maintain consistent bandwidth and minimise internet latency.
- HP RGS: Leostream expands their support for HP RGS with new user-configurable parameters that allow end users to tailor the performance and resolution of their remote desktop connection.
Effectively using these methods, however, has been problematic, because there may be files that cannot be viewed or edited on smart devices, or because, even using a remote desktop connection, opening the desired file (launching the application for viewing and/or editing it) can take time and effort.
One icon would be for the VPN and the other would be for a remote desktop connection.
<p>RDS includes the Remote Desktop Connection Broker, an upgrade to the Windows Server's Session Broker, an administrative set-up tool for both server-based virtualized desktops and traditional Terminal Services remote desktops.
Other features include a 3,000-hour lamp life, remote desktop connection, quiet projector operation at 33 dB, and a vertical and horizontal lens shift that allows for flexible projector placement.
Richard and his employee Keith Holman spend much of their time on the road and found the remote desktop connection facilities invaluable.
Multi User Desktop 2004 Professional is compatible with Microsoft & CITRIX Terminal Servers, Windows XP Remote Desktop Connection and Real VNC RFB Servers and features advanced password protection for each desktop, two hotkeys per desktop, on-screen messaging, and extremely fast switching time.
This computer is known as the client and it must have the Remote Desktop Connection client software installed.

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