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  1. Bring back Windows 8.1 Version

    Bring back Windows 8.1 Version. At least match the feature set of an app that you replace. This is just silly!

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    • 5 votes
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      • 5 votes
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        • smart sizing

          allow the remote desktop to resize to take the screen size. The full remote desktop allow this by "smart sizing"

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          • Connect session on maximized window, doesn't fullscreen

            When connect to remote computer app always go to full screen.
            When change window state to maximized resolutions don't change and we don't see all window.

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            • Support .rdp files

              The lack of support for .rdp files has to be fixed: it's tedious to keep using the desktop version for these or to have to rewrite the login data in the new app

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              • Open client keyboard (tabtip) programmatically by remote application

                Ability to launch tabtip.exe on server side, for example with a special argument like "tabtip /remote", to open touch keyboard on client side.
                Would be useful for a remote Win32 app that need to control the opening of the keyboard on a device in tablet mode.

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                • Remotely shutdown and restart your computer without the need to connect

                  Instead of having to connect to the computer and shutting it down, it would be helpful if you could simply right click the computer in the overviwe and select shutdown, restart and hibernate.

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                  • Multiple desktop on multiple screen ?

                    We generaly in IT with multiple screens. 2 at least, may be 3. Furthermore, we us wide screens, now 21/9 and probably in 4K in a near futur.

                    it should be great to at least start two or more Remote Desktop parallely like the msdtc in order to have each of them on separate windows / screens

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                    • It would be nice if devices could be grouped

                      Being able to group devices in various folders would be good (i.e. name groups by physical locations.

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                      • Bring back the transparent tile!

                        Don't you have any qa/qc processes to make sure you don't degrade customer experiences? For 3 years we have a transparent tile, then it disappears with a single update.

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                        • custom scaling setting per connection

                          If multiple instance of Remote Desktop available, please enable saving the custom scaling per connection.

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                          • Windows 10 IoT - Make the App available on a Raspberry PI

                            Windows 10 IoT - Make the App available on a Raspberry PI

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                            • Return to previous app layout

                              New app layout is horrid. The way the previous app organized the apps by the containing folder is far superior to just dumping them all together sorted alphabetically. Further, what is it with you that you feel you HAVE to have something intruding on the screen? I should not have drop-down's or anything else on the screen unless I want them. Finally, your choice to run in a windowed window was a poor choice. Mark this iteration of the remote desktop app as "should not have done this, return to previous version and think it through." Thank you.

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                              • Add devices names in connections lists

                                Add in connections lists the ability to see also the devices names used for the connection. So we can see users names and devices names. Better if it is accessible in server manager, powershell script and (maybe) in SQL tables with RDCB in HA mode.

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                                • access phone storage

                                  Great preview app! Can you add access to the phone storage including MicroSD cards?

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                                  • 4 votes
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                                    • Remote desktop resolution unusable

                                      Connecting from Surface Pro 4 to Win10 remote, resolution is 1564x1042 with preview app. Non-preview app uses 2736x1706. The preview app uses 2.86 times less resolution. this makes it virtually useless. Source SP4 running at 2736x1824.

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                                      • Doesn't seem to work. Previous Remote Desktop app worked fine. No support for custom resolutions.

                                        Maybe this one doesn't handle 5k monitors? If so, can we have an option to not have automatic full-screen mode when attempting to connect?

                                        All I get is a grey screen. Waiting for a while doesn't seem to help. Tried rebooting the host machine, no help.

                                        Related: Allow custom selection of target machine resolution. Having only your current' monitor's resolution is restrictive. I often want it running in a window while looking at local apps at the same time, grabbing the full desktop resolution means the windowed version has scrollbars and doesn't show the full desktop, which is unfortunate.

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                                        • Thumbnail size

                                          It would be nice to be able to set the thumbnail size

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