Today, I ran into some problems with our vSphere  6 environment in that the domain authentication was no longer working. We use the machine account for AD authentication. We got the following error in Single Sign-on Configuration: ‘The name of the identity source does not match the existing Integrated Windows Authentication identity source’ Normally, this […]

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Please be aware that after installing KB3178690: security update for Microsoft Excel 2010, you might experience Excel freezing during calculations. In the company we work for, we experienced this issue on multiple Remote Desktop Session hosts that were running 32-bit version of Excel 2010. (x86) After removing KB3178690, Excel worked fine again. A reboot was […]

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When adding a new Published App using Remote Desktop Services on Windows 2008R2, I sometimes experience that it takes forever for the new published app to appear on the Remote Desktop Web Access page. After double-checking that the user was in the right security groups to see the published apps, I resolved this by recycling the RDWebAccess […]

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Just to let you know, I noticed the following when using either Microsoft Remote Desktop Connection Manager or Devolutions Remote Desktop Manager, Enterprise Edition: When using Remote Desktop Connection Manager v2.7 to access a console session of a Windows 2012 R2 RDS collection member, it’s not working as expected. I used to be able to connect […]

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Windows 10 is a great Operating System, with loads of new features, like PowerShell v5 🙂 However, when working with VPN connections, you might notice some strange behaviours, like: Unable to modify the TCP/IPv4 properties of the VPN connection.  You can click on the button, but nothing will happen… When you try to resolve an […]

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There are already a lot of known issues with optional update KB3000850 in combination with Avast Anti-virus. I experienced a different problem after installing KB300850. I don’t use Avast, but I could no longer open RDS Published applications. (Windows 2008 R2 Remote Desktop Services) When I logged in on Remote Desktop Services Web Access, I could […]

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Just a quick one. I ran into this problem when updating a scheduled task. After updating I had to enter the credentials again for the user account the task will be using to execute and it then gave me this error message: “An error has occurred for task <task name>. Error message: The following error […]

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