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Configuration Manager and the Windows ADK for Windows 10, version 1607

Author: Aaron Czechowski, Senior Program Manager, Enterprise Client and Mobility First, if you are using Configuration Manager and interested in deploying Windows 10, version 1607, you should first read the recent FAQ post, especially the topic: “Will previous update versions support newer builds of Windows 10” under the “Application Compatibility (AppCompat)” section. This page explains...

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Free Remote Desktop Services Application Assessment Program by ChangeBASE

Are you planning to move your desktop applications to Remote Desktop Session Host (formerly Terminal Server) but are not sure if they will work without issues?  Are you looking for a tool to help you automatically determine compatibility?  Your wait is over! ChangeBASE, a world leader in automated application compatibility testing and remediation, has created...

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Windows MultiPoint Server application compatibility information now available

Last September we blogged about the Remote Desktop Services Community Verified Application Compatibility Center that contains application compatibility information for products tested with Remote Desktop Services. We are now pleased to announce this update: the community verified site now contains application compatibility data for both Remote Desktop Services and Windows MultiPoint Server 2011. With this...

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Remote Desktop Services Application Compatibility Analyzer Tool Survey

The Remote Desktop Services team would like your help in improving the Application Compatibility Analyzer tool for future releases. it’s a runtime analysis tool that helps administrators determine if they can deploy specific applications on Remote Desktop Session Host, and identify any problem areas. If you are familiar with this tool, we would appreciate your...

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Announcing Support for Cached Exchange Mode in a Remote Desktop Session Host Environment

Check out this new document hot off the press.  Previously, Cached Exchange Mode was not supported on Remote Desktop Session Host servers.  With the release of Outlook 2010,  Cached Exchange Mode is now supported. See the document to find out more about the storage footprint, performance impact, and networked storage impact for Cached Exchange Mode...

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Remote Desktop Services Community Verified Compatibility Center is Live

Microsoft today launches the Remote Desktop Services Community Verified Compatibility Center! This community driven website will help you to: Verify the compatibility status of both Microsoft and non-Microsoft applications in the Remote Desktop Services environment. Get help and solutions for various application compatibility issues. Understand application compatibility issues, which will help you better plan your...

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Using App-V without application sequencing for RDSH Compatibility issues

Introduction This blog post refers to Microsoft Application Virtualization (App-V), which decouples applications from the operating system and virtualizes applications per user, per application instance. As a result, application conflicts and the need for regression testing are dramatically reduced (See here for details). App-V mitigates the application compatibility issues under Remote Desktop Services by reducing...

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Whitepaper Release: Application Virtualization 4.5 for Terminal Services

We are proud to announce the availability of the white paper “Application Virtualization 4.5 for Terminal Services.”  This white paper discusses the benefits, configurations, and considerations when planning a Terminal Services (TS) solution with Microsoft Application Virtualization for TS (App-V for TS).  Many customers want to find out the best way to configure and/or deploy...

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App-V Usage Survey

Folks, The App-V and RDS teams would like your help in planning future releases. We would appreciate if you could take a few minutes to complete the survey below. Please include your contact information if you wish to be contacted for further discussions to help us shape the next versions! http://www.surveymonkey.com/s.aspx?sm=Q_2fL_2bzeqf_2bM92cDWOibBPgQ_3d_3d The App-V and RDS...

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