Tips & Tricks

Files are blocked after installing using the binaries? Unblock them all using a single command!

Hello RDMers, For those of you that prefer to run Remote Desktop Manager in the portable mode, it may happen that, after unzipping the files in your folder of choice and attempting to launch the prog...

IT staff has just left, you change all the passwords that he had been using, right?

The title says it all...  The best practices in our industry dictate that when an employee leaves, you must change ALL of the password that he had been made aware of as part of his work.  This is true...

Introducing theme support for Remote Desktop Manager

Hello RDMers, Some of you like using custom images for the various entry types that we support.  The solution that we had in our previous versions was to use Custom Images.  These came with a disadva...

Apple Remote Destkop from a Windows machine, using a Free app!

Hello RDMers, The renaming of our previous Standard edition to the Free edition was more than a simple name change.  When we were a startup, a feature limited product that got our full featured produc...

Auto fill-in of domain in web pages

Hello RDMers, Many enterprise applications use a Web architecture for various reasons, but mostly in order to be platform independent.  A situation that we encounter frequently is that there is a sing...

Remote Desktop Manager Search option

We're proud to present... The search for options!

Hello RDMers, We often say this, but maybe you haven't seen it yet, so I'll say it once more... Our products are really, and I mean really, driven by user requests.  This is not to say that we implem...

Calliing All Cars by Devolutions

Calling all cars! Calling all cars! err... VMware users

Hello RDMers, We receive requests in relation to supporting VMware clients and libraries quite often.  Honestly I do not know about you but the products changing names, technologies being deprecated t...

Remote Desktop Manager's Built-in tools

Hello RDMers, You may have noticed that we’ve recently added many built-in tools in Remote Desktop Manager.  Tools like Event Viewer, Computer Management, etc. You can even add to them by using ourMa...

Improved Browser Extensions by Devolutions

Major overhaul of our Browser Extensions

Hello RDMers, We've recently reworked our browser extensions and have improved them significantly.  These extensions now have the same feature set: ,Internet Explorer Browser Extension ,Mozilla Fire...

RDM Hangs when logging off RDP sessions

Hello RDMers, A few users of our community have been experiencing application hangs when logging off RDP embedded sessions.  We have identified two causes and we wanted to publish this in order to he...

Keep Calm and carry on

Embedded sessions reconnecting? It's a new feature of the RDP ActiveX

Hi RDMers, Our version 10 makes use of a new feature of the RDP protocol that allows for much faster re-connections of active sessions.  This means that resizing an embedded sessions will cause a "Co...

Manage credentials with Remote Desktop Manager

Lots of sessions to manage = Lots of credentials to manage

Hey everyone, For those of you who have tons of sessions to manage, you know that it usually results in a lot of credentials to manage as well. If you are allowed to reuse credentials for multiple dev...

Memory consumption tuning for RDP sessions

Hello RDMers As seen in a previous blog of ours: 32 bit vs. 64 bit versions of Remote Desktop Manager, RDP sessions using version 8 of the protocol, namely Windows 8 and Windows 2012, consume more mem...

Devolutions Session Credentials

Use Session Credentials to run tools, it’s probably your best bet!

Hello everyone, Many of you have discovered our Macros/Scripts/Tools and are probably writing scripts once and reusing them against multiple hosts when using Remote Desktop Manager. By default, the ...

The folder structure of Remote Desktop Manager made simple

Hi all, Here at Devolutions, we frequently get questions on the folder system of Remote Desktop Manager. Well, if you also had an interrogation on that subject, you may well find the answer below! If ...

Send Error Report to Devolutions

Important: Include your REAL email address when sending Error Reports

Hey guys, Today we'd like to highlight the importance of including your REAL email address when sending out an error report. Why? Many times we already have the solution or at least a workaround for y...

What is Green IT

What is Green IT?

Hey guys, Did you know that in june there was International Green IT Awareness Week? It’s an annual event designed to educate individuals, corporations and governments about their technology-related e...

RDM Agent - Devolutions

RDM Agent

Do you ever need to run a PowerShell script on multiple machines? Say an upgrade script? RDM Agent is the tool for the job. First open an RDP connection to all the machines you want to execute the scr...

RDM Jump - Devolutions

RDM Jump – How To

Beta build v9.4.5.0 has brought some minor changes on how you configure Jump, this article has been modified accordingly. For those of you who registered for the RDM Jump Beta, you should receive your...

Is there a way to disable auto update?

Hello RDMers! As you know, our development team is working hard to release new features or to fix bugs in Remote Desktop Manager. This results in new versions being released frequently. Some of you ...