Tips & Tricks

The Basics: Database Upgrade Steps

Ah yes, once again it’s time to get back to basics! A little while ago, I discussed how Remote Desktop Manager sometimes needs a database upgrade to ensure new features are properly added Today, I wan...

How to Change Your Devolutions Web Login Client from Remote Desktop Manager to Devolutions Password Server

If you’re like me and your head is in the clouds a lot (it’s kind of an “absent-minded professor” thing), then you should be using one of my favorite tools: Devolutions Web Login. Devolutions Web Logi...

The Basics: How to Manage Credentials

When it comes to managing credentials in RDM, there’s no “one size fits all” method. The optimal approach depends on several factors, including your organization’s security policies and compliance req...

The Basics: Data Sources

Hi everyone, As you probably know, I usually blog about new and improved RDM features. However, we don’t want to ignore those of you who are new to RDM (and for those who are thinking of giving it a t...

You Asked for It: New User Activity Report in Remote Desktop Manager

Recently, we posted a blog that looked at the different types of reports you can generate in Remote Desktop Manager to make your life easier and your enterprise more secure. But what if you want to cr...

What Information To Store Remote Desktop Manager

Types of Entries You Can Store in Remote Desktop Manager

While sysadmins and other vital IT specialists don’t always see eye-to-eye with their bosses (as was hilariously illustrated in Sysadminotaur #64), there is one thing that everyone agrees on: saving t...

System Administrators: 10 Best Practices for Career Success & Happiness

Being a system administrator is like being Han Solo: you must solve problems left and right, you must be on top of everything at all times, and most importantly: you must ensure that nothing crashes. ...

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10 Types of Entries You Can Store in Devolutions Password Server

IT pros know that having a strong and comprehensive password policy helps keep data safe — and away from hackers. Everyone knows that a password manager can help respect policies that involve securely...

Password Best Practices Using Remote Desktop Manager

How can Remote Desktop Manager help make your system more secure? How can RDM help you ensure that your whole organization implements its password policy best practices? Even if your user guidelines f...

Google Drive Integration Remote Desktop Manager 13 New Feature

Remote Desktop Manager 13 New Feature: Google Drive Integration

As you probably know, RDM integrates with several public object storage repositories, such as AmazonS3, Azure Blog, Dropbox, OneDrive and Azure Table Storage Explorer. But there was always one guest m...

New Remote Desktop Manager 13 Feature: Exclude an Entry from Offline Mode

As you’ve hopefully experienced, the Offline Mode is great when you’re working off-site, or when you don’t have an internet connection (the horror!). But there’s one aspect of working offline that isn...

Devolutions Remote Desktop Manager Favorites Feature has been improved

Improved Feature in Remote Desktop Manager 13: Favorites

If you’ve started exploring the new RDM 13, you may be wondering what we’ve done with the feature that allowed you to share favorite sessions and entries with other users. Yes, that’s right, I said “a...

RDM New Multi Monitors Feature

New in RDM 13: Undocked Window Container

Controling the IT chaos in your world is a challenge — especially when you’re running multiple apps at the same time. That’s why we think you’ll like (or maybe even love) an improved feature in RDM 13...

Remote Desktop Manager Tag Manager

Improved Remote Desktop Manager Feature: Tag Manager

If you have dozens, hundreds or thousands of entries in Remote Desktop Manager (RDM), you probably wish there was a fast and easy way to find the specific entry you need, when you need it. Well guess ...

RDM 13 New Feature Check Out Check In

Remote Desktop Manager 13 Sneak Peek: Check Out

You know how frustrating it is when another user disconnects you from a server? Sure, it’s not personal — but it’s still annoying. Well, that suffering is over thanks to the new Check Out feature, whi...

New Remote Desktop Manager Feature: Private Vault Search

Hello RDMers, I am certain you all have heard of our Private Vault, a user centric repository allowing users to create entries that only they can access. However, have you heard about our new Private ...

Free Alternatives to 1Password

Do you know the old expression, “If it ain’t broke, don’t fix it”? Well, sometimes IT companies ignore this wisdom, and in their efforts to improve something they actually make it worse. Unfortunately...

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Running the vSphere Web Client via Remote Desktop Manager

THIS ARTICLE WRITTEN BY BEN LIEBOWITZ, VCP AND SYSTEM ENGINEER, IS PART OF OUR GUEST BLOG SERIES. PLEASE CONTACT US IF YOU WOULD LIKE TO BE FEATURED ON OUR BLOG. As you may have seen, I really like a ...

How to Transfer Millions of Files Using PowerShell

THIS ARTICLE WRITTEN BY THOMAS HIGGINS, DEVOPS ENGINEER, IS PART OF OUR GUEST BLOG SERIES. PLEASE CONTACT US IF YOU WOULD LIKE TO BE FEATURED ON OUR BLOG. I was tasked with moving and archiving appro...

New Remote Desktop Manager Feature: Password List Credential Entry

Many of you have told us that instead of having to create one credential entry per username/password, you’d like to have the option of creating a single credential entry in Remote Desktop Manager to h...