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Enterprise Mobility + Security

ClearType in Remote Desktop

One of the many new features Vista brings to Remote Desktop is ClearType support. Turn it on, you may be surprised at how much nicer the screen looks with fonts rendered in ClearType.  (If you’re not sure what ClearType is and why you should care, you may want to check out ClearType information for a...

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A Quick Addition…

It occurred to me that my post from last week was a bit lacking in the technical detail.   As a recap, the issue was regarding the scenario of:   -Locked a computer when well connected (DC reachable across the network) -Unlocked computer when still well connected and saw the Kerberos cache flushed -Some time...

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Terminal Services in Windows Server “Longhorn” chat – transcript

As I already mentioned in the previous post, we had a chat on August 1st where we talked about Terminal Services in Windows Server “Longhorn”. Ted Kummert, Chandra Shekaran, Tad Brockway, Joy Chik, Alex Balcanquall, Nelly Porter, Gaurav Daga, Samim Erdogan, and myself participated in the chat. There were over 150 participants and we answered...

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Many Headed Dog Equals Much Confusion

One of the more complex technologies that a Microsoft Directory Services specialist supports is Kerberos authentication.    When Windows 2000 debuted this was something that was documented well in RFC and whitepaper, but perhaps not thoroughly understood by most people who use our products.  People running other operating systems had a leg up in that...

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