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    2 votes
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  2. 1 vote
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  3. 1 vote
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  4. Robocopy - logging switch to log only errors or skipped files/folders

    I use Robocopy and hate parsing the logs for errors/skipped items. It would be really cool if there was a "log errors/skips only" switch! Or, even better, log errors/skips only to a 2nd log file in addition to the complete "normal" log file.

    1 vote
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  5. klist sessions without exception would be nice: klist. errot: 0xc0000022/-1073741790

    klist sessions without exception would be nice:

    klist sessions result
    . error:0xc0000022/-1073741790

    yes. if I use an UAC shell this would not happen, but the idead of UAC is not my idea. Microsoft: If writing very secure and needed UAC programs, than test this idea.And this is not a remark for the programers, but for the MANAGER who get a bonus for the idea.

    1 vote
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  6. Delete Key is not working

    I cannot use my del key within an RDP session. Nothing happens when I strike the key.

    1 vote
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  7. Remote Desktop for OS10.11

    Do you have a link to download a version of Remote Desktop that is compliment with OS10.11? The version currently on the Appstore will not run on OS10.11. I can not upgrade beyond OS10 because my Mac does' have the power to run a newer OS. Please send a link. Thanks in advance. Andrew

    1 vote
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  8. Adjust notification size

    As a user (and not a dev) I find it highly annoying that I can't change the size of the notifications that pop up in the bottom right corner of my screen are huge.

    Also, the notification bar is ridiculously huge, especially on a 17 inch laptop screen.

    Please enable a way for ordinary end users without admin access to control the size of various windows, pop ups and notification bars.

    1 vote
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  9. windows server seems great

    but very complicated for elderly and not english speaking persons to understand and realize. Would be a very good idea, mobilizing the elder generation to enhance their internet skills with multilingual and knowledgeable supports. I guess that RDS gives lot of opportunities to create a big future (for all of us)

    1 vote
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  10. What is an easy way to connect By Remote desktop from one PC to another

    Dear Satyan,

    Just need instructions to connect to another Pc using Remote desktop by using the IP address since the computers are far away from each other.

    Vaishali from your support center tried to help but was not successful. She gave me the Windows support number and Ajay Singh tried to help but could not do it.

    Why doesn't Microsoft have a simple way or instructions where we can connect one Windows PC to another using IP address. I also upgraded one of the computers to from home to PRO edition and spent $99.00. Micrsoft team should study TeamViewer and…

    1 vote
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  11. Typo in the PowerShell cmd shown at the end of IPAM provisioning wizard

    On the completion page of the "Provisioning IPAM" wizard, there is a typo in the PowerShell command used to create the GPOs. It reads "Invoke-IpamGpoProvisiong".

    Also, I would like to suggest that the wizard detect conflicting roles and features before IPAM is installed. For example, if the machine you're installing IPAM on is a domain controller or a DHCP server, it will warn you of these issues before you install the IPAM feature.

    3 votes
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  12. android usb port redirection

    Microsoft remote desktop.

    Add android usb port redirection

    1 vote
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  13. 1 vote
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  14. Mac osx Catalina for windows with webcam like facetime text message call from a windows 20 computer

    They need mac on windows so people can transfer back and forth so they make a usb create to run mac over windows because it would be cheaper to not buy a mac when you can buy windows laptop and have mac compatible mac software to run facetime and over apple stuff may a macbook but cheaper mobile book
    Long last battery dont have plugin in for weeks than charger it when you get back home so when your traveling put it in travel mode free hotspot including mobile sim fast data so when there no wifi around people still…

    1 vote
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  15. Add GUI management option for GPU DDA in Hyper-V Manager

    Hyper-V Manager does not have a GUI way to add DDA GPUs or manage them. This is really annoying and unnecessary

    1 vote
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  16. 1 vote
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  17. Request Id: 56b284b4-07be-42e3-8078-5c857a772300 Correlation Id: e0a42de0-f30d-4d0b-b323-1400c88beff2 Timestamp: 2020-04-17T10:55:28Z Mes

    Request Id: 56b284b4-07be-42e3-8078-5c857a772300
    Correlation Id: e0a42de0-f30d-4d0b-b323-1400c88beff2
    Timestamp: 2020-04-17T10:55:28Z
    Message: AADSTS50020: User account 'soporte.bogota@avicolaelmadrono.com' from identity provider 'live.com' does not exist in tenant 'MS Azure Cloud' and cannot access the application 'fa4345a4-a730-4230-84a8-7d9651b86739'(Windows Virtual Desktop Client) in that tenant. The account needs to be added as an external user in the tenant first. Sign out and sign in again with a different Azure Active Directory user account.

    1 vote
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  18. Suggestion: Improve Windows Server update process and reduce down times

    Make Windows Server to be able to check, download, install updates while the server is running.

    like Android project Mainline.

    so at first there will be 2 OS drives instead of 1, they'll be clones of each other. when an updates pops up, the OS will download and install it on the other drive that is not used to run the OS. the updates can be installed and completely finished on that drive. the next time a system admin restarts the server, OS will boot up from the other updated drive without ANY downtime for installing or finishing updates. once…

    8 votes
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  19. [DCR Case-15787650] Add a Group policy or CSP policy which allows/blocks the Windows driver updates over metered networks

    We have several users under this scenario where they were working in a remote location with no wifi access and they connect through 4G, then a driver download for the Mobile broadband device kicks in and as it normally happens with network related device driver updates, once Windows starts the process of upgrading it, it will briefly disconnect the device, leaving the user with no connectivity.

    Currently, we only have an option to allow/block the entire Windows Updates on metered networks from Windows perspective
    https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/windows/client-management/mdm/policy-csp-update#update-allowautowindowsupdatedownloadovermeterednetwork

    It would be great if we can have a granular setting which lets us decide…

    10 votes
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  20. DNS policies for reverse-lookup zones

    Please implement support to configure DNS policies for reverse-lookup zones.
    We need a way to prevent sensitive private PTR records from being accessible on the internet in Split-Brain DNS configurations.

    3 votes
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