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  1. Allow advanced connection options such as disable Wallpaper, etc. to reduce the data usage.

    RDC is very Data intensive, especially for limited data plans. (I used >15GB of Data this month on RDC). Advanced options that allow you to reduce the data cost by disabling some desktop enhancements like wallpaper, window animations, themes, etc. as well as allowing you to choose a custom Display resolution and color depth, could help reduce the data consumption. Is it possible to compress the data stream without adding latency? In any case, a way to reduce data consumption would be nice.

    3 votes
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    • Resizable window

      This was a feature previously added and removed with the recent update. This is extremely helpful.

      3 votes
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      • Windows 10 IoT Core version

        It would be great to have a raspberry as a gateway to another computers in our company

        3 votes
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        • Add web feed by email

          Please support the feature that autodidcovers the web feed URL by entering an email address.

          3 votes
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          • Add Search for Saved Desktops

            There should be a way to search through saved desktops in the Remote Desktop window. Ideally this would be a live search, filtering desktops as you type. For bonus points make saved desktops searchable from the Windows search too.

            3 votes
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            • use twain scanning via usb

              for homeoffice user scanning via Twain directly to the Server apps.

              3 votes
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              • 3 votes
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                • Scale to window size like it was in the previous version

                  When running in the window mode, previous version scaled the remote desktop to fit the window, now it cannot do so and puts scroll bars.

                  3 votes
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                  • 3 votes
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                    • continuum timeout

                      First thanks for adding support for Continuum on Windows 10 Mobile! Please add support for a longer time out if you switch away from the RDP session. For example switching over to email to check some emails often I'm required to re-authenticate to the server I'm connected to. I am using a RDP gateway, and maybe that is part of this behavior?

                      3 votes
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                      • Simple switch to local desktop. Like click on top-left corner in old version!

                        In old version if I click on top-left corner I could simple switch from my desktop and the remote one.

                        In this version I have to put mouse on top edge of the screen (in fullscreen mode) click to show top bar, then click on minimize, or put and click on bottom and show my windows bar and change to my desktop..

                        It is possible to restore this old feature or, at least, add a keyboard shortcut to do this?

                        3 votes
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                        • Need a bug fix

                          The german keyboard won't work correctly.
                          You get a z if you use the y key, you'll get a ö if you need a ü, the ü is on ß key and so on...

                          3 votes
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                          • need to be able to add multiple connections to the same gateway with different usernames.

                            need to be able to add multiple connections to the same gateway with different usernames.
                            I personally need to connect to the same gateway with both my admin account and my regular user account. Having different resources presented to both.

                            3 votes
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                            • Remote desktop for xbox one

                              Mirror xbox one by wifi. You dont need any tv to play anymore

                              3 votes
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                              • RemoteApps don't work over WiFi

                                They connect fine using a phone's data plan, but when connected to WiFi. It can find the applications via the feed, but times out when opening an app. Have tried different hotspots.

                                3 votes
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                                • Reboot the remote machine

                                  RDP is often used for administration the remote PC.
                                  Reboot is not offered.
                                  There is a workaround with shutdown.exe in a script.
                                  But this sometimes failed and the remote PC runs into hanging.
                                  I suppose this is a situation when a messagebox appears which is not transmitted to the host, because the transmission ended before the box appears.
                                  It would be fine, if these messages would be transmitted.
                                  A more perfect way would be an option to reboot without running through the login process at all.
                                  I have the right to do that, that would be no security issue.

                                  3 votes
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                                  • would love remote printing feature, i could give up my pc alltogether

                                    would love remote printing feature, i could give up my pc alltogether

                                    3 votes
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                                    • Direct touch feature

                                      I would like to suggest that RDC for Android feature direct-touch capability instead of aligning cursor all over the screen. It would be awesome and less frustating I think.

                                      Also if this feature become available, I love to see if we can change screen resolution to match our phone native resolution.

                                      2 votes
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                                      • Good idea to create groups or tabs !!!

                                        To facilitate servers management per location, groups and/or tabs will be a very good idea!

                                        GLSoft

                                        2 votes
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                                        • the zoom is busted.

                                          I don't like how in the mobile version the zoom is where if you tap somewhere on the page it moves the Screen towards the tap. The old version only had the option to push the circle around. I would like it if that was the only option available for zoom because I cant hit any links or hit an ok button. Text boxes I can get into but that's all.

                                          2 votes
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