Windows & Interoperability: Windows Server 2008 R2 Gets First Service Pack

 
 
By Cameron Sturdevant  |  Posted 2011-04-01
 
 
 

RemoteFX

RemoteFX enables enhanced graphics and USB direction for end user Remote Desktop connections that run Windows 7 with SP1.

RemoteFX

Memory Settings

Using Dynamic Memory requires setting the startup and maximum RAM and memory buffer settings along with the priority (slider bar at the bottom) that should be assigned to the VM.

Memory Settings

Inbound Rules

Inbound firewall rules on the host server need to be set to allow RemoteFX connections.

Inbound Rules

New role services

RemoteFX is enabled as a new Windows 2008 R2 SP1 role service.

New role services

Color Depth

With RemoteFX enabled administrators have set deeper maximum color depth for the remote display.

Color Depth

Events

The event viewer shows that RemoteFX sessions are enabled and in use on this system.

Events

Single file

I set the dynamic memory policy for each of my VMs.

Single file

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