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  1. improve the documentation for the xcopy /d parameter

    Your documentation does not explicitly indicate if the US date format of mm/dd/yyyy is absolute, or if it changes to dd/mm/yyyy or even yyyy/mm/dd depending on the standard for countries other than the USA should UK or AUS, Japan etc have been set as the location in set-up.

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  2. WHOAMI /COMPUTER

    WHOAMI command line is very useful to get current groups (and other information) actually in force.

    But it's not possible to get information for the computer account. When in domain context, is useful to known if computer account have really groups in his kerberos token.

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  3. sftp-server.exe in openssh for windows doesn't support Long Paths, only 260 chars

    sftp-server.exe in openssh for windows doesn't support Long Paths, only 260 chars. Needs to be fixed. (yes registry has setting enabled)

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  4. computer networks

    Computer networks are the basis of communication in IT. They are used in a huge variety of ways and can include many different types of network. A computer network is a set of computers that are connected together so that they can share information. The earliest examples of computer networks are from the 1960s, but they have come a long way in the half-century since then.

    https://www.fieldengineer.com/blogs/what-is-a-computer-network

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  5. Remote Desktop App create a search function

    Remote Desktop App need to be able to search for computer name instead of having to scroll through hundreds of groups and servers.

    1 vote

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  6. 1 vote

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  7. permission

    this remote controlling has caused years of trouble cause anyone who knows you or some of your credentials can control your life blackmail you have power over your finance your every social media platform passwords contacts everything your children's names what they google on your profile and never not once did you give them permission to steel your identity open accounts and when you ask for help you run in circles three month later i know more about a pc than in my entire 40 years figuring out how she put tasks on my pc when it triggers what pages…

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  8. Provide native PowerShell cmdlets to manage IIS

    Today, IIS can not be fully managed with PowerShell 7. The Web Administration module does not work and has not worked for several users.

    In Server vNext, please build a replacement for the Web Administration module

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  9. KJNICE

    Kanu james Nice man

    2 votes

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  10. Why can't modify existing rdp file in window 10 but mac version ?

    Why can't modify existing rdp file in window 10 but mac version ?

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  11. Remote Desktop client list view

    The list view option in Remote Desktop client for WVD was a helpful improvement.

    Can the sort be changed to down the columns instead of across the columns?

    A D
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    C F

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  12. Microsoft Remote Desktop native app for M1 Apple Silicon

    Please build a RDP macOS client app targeting M1 Apple Silicon

    2 votes

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  13. Enstella top EDB Recovery application

    An effective EDB to PST file conversion tool!
    This tool is an Exchange mailbox recovery software solution by Enstella Systems that can be used as an EDB to PST converter, as it efficiently exports Exchange mailboxes from Exchange database (EDB) files to Outlook PST files after repairing the damaged EDB. It exports emails, contacts, calendars, tasks, journals, notes, and appointments. Here are some of its benefits:
    • Repairs damaged Private and Public Folders (Priv.edb, Pub.edb) and STM files of the Exchange Server of any size, small or large
    • Provides a preview of all data items stored in the users’…

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  14. for WVD, could we get the recent version of Teams?

    The Teams client on the WVD is quite old without a lot of the features like popping out a chat, for example.

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  15. double click to call

    Hi,
    i'd lie to make a double click on a phone number to star a phone call via a third party software (alcatel lucent rainbow).

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  16. Remote desktop app for xbox

    Please, publish your Remote Desktop UWP app on Xbox.

    3 votes

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  17. 1 vote

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  18. Add two screen or multiscreen support again!

    you should add the multiple screen feature again! I was used to connect with to screens!

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  19. 1 vote

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  20. openssh for windows support socket multiplex (controlMaster option)

    For a server that enters a dynamic password to log in, it is really annoying to enter a password every time. It is important to support multiplex sockets like linux ssh.

    2 votes

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