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March updates to Azure RemoteApp

Within the month of March 2016, we released the following new features and capabilities for Azure RemoteApp: Windows client was updated to address high local processer usage and enhanced graphics performance improvements HTML5 web client (preview) has been enabled for everyone and now supports both non-domain joined cloud and domain joined hybrid deployments, go here...

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Remote Desktop Client Preview for Mac supports multiple monitors and more

Hi everyone, this is Ayesha Mascarenhas from the Remote Desktop team. Today, I’d like to share with you the latest updates we have made to the Remote Desktop client preview app for Mac: Multiple monitor support The preview app now supports the ability to use multiple monitors in your remote session. You can enable multiple...

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February updates to Azure RemoteApp

Within the month of February 2016, we released the following new features and capabilities for Azure RemoteApp: Gallery images were updated with Windows Administrative tools natively installed. Windows client updated to address focus issues and general service delivery improvements. HTML5 web client (preview) has been enabled for everyone and now supports both non-domain joined cloud...

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Windows MultiPoint Server 2012 updates available

Hi everyone this is Eva Seydl and I work on the MultiPoint Services team. We’re excited to announce two updates for Windows MultiPoint Server 2012, both of which are available for immediate download through Windows Update. Update Rollup 3 for Windows MultiPoint Server 2012 includes: A resolution for the issue in which USB devices, including...

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Staying current with Windows Server updates for Remote Desktop Services (RDS)

Hello everyone, I’m David Rankin, a Senior Supportability Escalation Engineer working primarily on Remote Desktop support. Often we get customer enquiries asking which RDS updates are available for a particular Windows Server platform; or when providing support we need to verify if certain hotfixes and servicing rollups are installed on the customers’ servers. To make it easier...

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January updates to Azure RemoteApp

Within the month of January 2016, we released the following new features and capabilities for Azure RemoteApp: Gallery images were updated with latest Windows updates including updating the SQL native driver and Excel add-ons (Power Query, Master Data Services) on the Office 365 platform image. iOS client was updated to version 8.1.17 which included a...

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Lift-and-shift your workloads with Azure RemoteApp and Azure AD Domain Services

Azure AD Domain Services is a new solution, currently in public preview, primarily designed to simplify “lift-and-shift” scenarios in Azure IaaS; “lift-and-shift” is a strategy for moving your existing workloads as they are into the cloud, which often requires a domain controller running in the cloud environment. In a nutshell, Azure AD Domain Services takes...

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December updates to Azure RemoteApp

Within the month of December 2015, we released the following new features and capabilities for Azure RemoteApp: At Ignite Australia during our Fundamentals presentation we gave a demo of our new Web (HTML5) client, we began our private public preview for selected customers and are expanding to accept more volunteers, submit your nomination request. Azure...

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Remote Desktop Preview now available on Windows 10 Mobile and Continuum

Today’s update (version 844) of the Remote Desktop Preview client for Windows 10 adds support for both Windows 10 Mobile devices and Continuum for phone for compatible devices like the Lumia 950 or 950 XL. The client is still in development as we continue adding more key features including support for Azure RemoteApp. It’s been...

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Operational Management Suite (OMS) integration with Azure RemoteApp

Hello everyone, this is Pavithra Thiruvengadam from the Azure RemoteApp team. I am writing to let you know that Operational Management Suite (OMS) or OpsInsight is supported with the Azure RemoteApp (ARA) service. ARA customers have repeatedly asked for a way to monitor and visualize performance counters of the VMs in their ARA deployment. OMS...

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