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When you upgrade your 2X RAS installation to the next version, please follow the below procedure, based on best practices: STAGE 1:  2X RAS UPGRADE PREPARATION 1. Read the documentation below to review all changes and added features for the latest vers...
Version 11 is an upgrade for 2X ApplicationServer XG only. The latest version for 2X LoadBalancer is 10.6.1544. Should you wish to upgrade from 2X LoadBalancer to 2X ApplicationServer version 11, which includes inbuilt load balancing functionality, ...
We have now included 2X LoadBalancer in our core product, 2X ApplicationServer XG version 11. This replaces the 2X LoadBalancer product bringing together application delivery, virtual desktop (VDI) and load balancing all in a single software package fo...
The standard debug log files for 2X Remote Application Server can be mainly describe as follows: * 2XLogFile.txt - 2X Remote Application Server debug log file. Cover 2X Secure Gateway processing, the 2X Publishing, LoadBalancing and licinsing. * TS...
The Remote Desktop Web Connection ActiveX control allows you to access your computer, via the Internet, from another computer using Internet Explorer. Visit [Remote Desktop Connection Web Connection Software Download] to downlaod Remote Desktop Web Co...
SYMPTOMS Cannot Gather User dumps in Windows Server 2008, Vista SP1 and later OSes. CAUSE Microsoft change RESOLUTION / WORKAROUND Collecting User-Mode Dumps Starting with Windows Server 2008 and Windows Vista with Service Pack 1 (SP1...
This can happen when the internet connection latency is very high and 2X generated certificate is used. To solve the issue you need to improve performance use Regular Getaway mode or 128-bit certificate. ------------------------- * Please make s...
To use this certificate with a 2X Client Gateway, one must convert the PFX file to the un-encrypted PEM format. Use the open-source utility OpenSSL to perform the conversion from PFX to PEM. A downloadable Win32 distribution of OpenSSL is available ...
Policy settings in this node control access to devices and resources on a client computer in Terminal Services sessions. The full path of this node in the Group Policy Management Console is: _COMPUTER CONFIGURATIONPOLICIESADMINISTRATIVE TEMPLATES...
Changing the language to your preferred language is as easy as clicking on the Language menu (s_ee the picture attached at the end of this article_). This feature allows you to change all functions in the console to your preferred language. The d...
By default Terminal Server and Windows Terminal Services uses TCP port 3389 for client connections. Microsoft does not recommend that this value be changed. However, if it becomes necessary to change this port please refer to the following Microsof...
To customize the toolbar, right click in the Toolbar area and select '_Customize_...' You can customize the button and icon view according to your preferences. Toolbar Settings ------------------------- * Please make sure that you are runni...
From the file menu, select one of the following options: * To BACKUP SETTINGS - Click File and 'EXPORT SETTINGS...' and make sure to save the .dat file in a secure location. * To RESTORE SETTINGS - Click File and 'IMPORT SETTINGS...' and open th...
In addition to Windows Server Client Access Licenses (CALs), Desktop Publishing also requires separate Remote Desktop Services (RDS) CALs. RDS provides the ability to deploy a virtual desktop infrastructure (VDI) in Windows Server 2008, Windows Server ...
As of Version 5, primary publishing and backup agents are hosted, and can be set up in the 2X Console. In the event of a primary failure, the backup agent will take over management of the 2X Client Gateways and 2X Terminal Server agents. This setup...
In order to obtain a 30 days trial, please visit our website www.2X.com [1], choose the product you are interested on, and proceed on clicking on the download button, which will automatically redirect you to the registration area, to then redirect you ...
With Terminal Services Configuration, you can reconfigure the properties of the RDP-TCP connection, including limiting the amount of time client sessions can remain active on the server, setting protection levels for encryption, and selecting which per...
The specific information for setting up the 2X Remote Application Server is here: http://www.2x.com/support/ras-documentation/manual/ [http://www.2x.com/support/ras-documentation/manual/] SETUP 2X SECURE GATEWAY The 2X Remote Application Server Clie...
Normally, each RDP connections use approximately 30k bandwidth. For example, a typical Application like MS Word uses from 20K to 30K. Keeping that in consideration however, you should not assume that 10 sessions * 30bps = 300Kbps total would be suff...
The Remote Desktop Services (RDS) Application Compatibility Analyzer is a run-time program analysis tool that enables administrators and users to determine application compatibility with a Remote Desktop Session Host (RD Session Host) server before dep...
Setting the maximum idle time for a 2X Client or RDP session is configured at terminal server level. This can be set in two ways: USER INTERFACE (WINDOWS 2008 / WINDOWS 2008 R2 ONLY) * Open the Windows 2008 R2 RDP host configuration service * Open...
In order to restrict your Terminal Server to one session per user, please be aware that this is possible when running Windows 2003 Server. In order to do so: * runtscc.msc * Open Terminal Services Configuration >Server settings In here you wil...
Kindly visit the following Microsoft kb for a step-by-step article that describes how to use Group Policy to automatically distribute programs to client computers or users: http://support.microsoft.com/kb/816102 [1] ------------------------- ...
If you receive the message "YOU DO NOT HAVE ACCESS TO LOGON TO THIS SESSION", please be advised that this relates to Terminal Services connection permissions. To resolve this issue, you will need to change the Terminal Services connection permissions. ...
INSTALLING APPLICATIONS BASIC CONCEPTS TS works as a multiuser 'workstation'; multiple users, at the same time, logon to the TS and run applications. This may introduce a problem with these applications as in many cases they were not developed wit...
If you change MAC addresses, System IP, Volume ID, hostname or other parameters of your server you will need to re-activate your product again online. Some VM infrastructures have solutions like MAC pools and virtual NIC Mac address cycling. These w...
SCOPE: The table details the lifecycle for 2X ApplicationServer and 2X LoadBalancer products: PRODUCT VERSION END OF MAINTENANCE END OF LIFE END OF SUPPORT VirtualDesktopServer 10 01-May-2011 31-Dec-2011 31-May-2012 ...
This article applies To: Windows Server 2003, Windows Server 2003 R2, Windows Server 2003 with SP1, Windows Server 2003 with SP2. If you encounter an issue regarding some limit of Maximum color depth, like the color depth is unexpectedly changed to...
Limit the Maximum color depth in Windows Server 2003Applies To: Windows Server 2003, Windows Server 2003 R2, Windows Server 2003 with SP1, Windows Server 2003 with SP2Link to Article: http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/cc782203(WS.10).aspx
Microsoft have released a Security Bulletin (MS12-020 [1]) outlining some vulnerabilities in Microsoft's RDP protocol implementation. These vulnerabilities are important to take into consideration when using 2X ApplicationServer XG since connectivit...
If loadbalancing exclusively for MSFT native RDP clients, DNS connection names won't resolve correctly via a 2x Loadbalancer unless you change the security settings on the TS to Remote Desktop Security. Note however this causes issues with 2x OS cli...
SYMPTOMS User gets disconnected randomly while working. CAUSE/WORKAROUND Sometimes a user might get disconnected from a session due to many reasons. This is a list of possible causes of disconnections, though not exhaustive, it covers a vas...
When setting up printer redirection on a terminal server policy setting may be useful in setting up how the Terminal Services print spooler behaves when a driver is not found: SPECIFY TERMINAL SERVER FALLBACK PRINTER DRIVER BEHAVIOR This policy s...
You can use your Windows-based computer to print documents from a printer connected to your Mac. To do this, you must first share the printer with the Windows-based computer, after which the printer can be accessed using the Windows-based computer. If y...
This article discusses the Remote Desktop Connection (RDC) 7.0 client update that enables you to use the new Remote Desktop Services features. These features are introduced in Windows 7 and in Windows Server 2008 R2. These features are available for co...
In order for reconnection to work, please consider the following guidelines: * Enable Reconnect to Disconnected Sessions and Limit User to One Session in within Load Balancer tab in 2X Console * Enable Automatic Reconnection and Restrict Termin...
Policy settings in this node control time limits for Terminal Services sessions on a terminal server.The full path of this node in the Group Policy Management Console is:Computer Configuration\Policies\Administrative Templates\Windows Components\Terminal ...
For setup, first select the Farm icon within the 2X Console; select Gateway, and then select the SSL/TLS Tab. Click the "Enable SSL on Port" check box (Port 443 by default), and either provide the path to the Public and Private Key, or Generate ...
This Microsoft white paper contains results, analyses, and sizing guidelines for Terminal Server when it is running on an x64-based version of Windows Server 2003. Download Guide ( http://www.microsoft.com/download/en/details.aspx?displaylang=en">Pl...
TERMINAL SERVICES: FROM A TO Z GUIDE * TERMINAL SERVICES: FROM A TO Z * ACTIVE DIRECTORY PREPARATION * TERMINAL SERVICES LICENSING * INSTALLING WINDOWS SERVER 2003 * INSTALLING APPLICATIONS * ACCESSING THE TS * PRINTING * TERMINAL SER...
THE TERMINAL SERVER COMPONENT NOT AVAILABLE IN WINDOWS COMPONENTS WIZARD IN WINDOWS SMALL BUSINESS SERVER 2003 On Microsoft Windows Small Business Server 2003-based computers, Terminal Services is configured by using the Remote Desktop for Administr...
TURNING OFF UAC COMPLETELY ON YOUR SERVER For MS OS2 systems, in some cases software installations on some setups may cause issues with rights and permissions. In some scenarios, it is necessary to turn off UAC on the server: To do this, in the ...
In order to upgrade to the latest version of your 2X ApplicationServer XG or 2X Load Balancer, we would firstly recommend making sure you have purchased the upgrade insurance package. For further info about 2X Upgrade font-size: x-small;"> To proceed wi...
When clients use MS RDP to connect to a 2x Load Balancer, the disconnected session will not be reconnected even if set on the 2x Console to do so, to put it simply, MSTSC doesn't pass the username fully, only up to 9 characters, so 2x can't match the d...
The 2X ApplicationServer Console is a completely self-contained environment that is used to enable Universal Printing and Scanning, publish seamless applications, also providing load balancing to published desktop sessions and Virtual Desktop Hosts, Te...
It could be you are using a standard RDP client which is trying to connect to port 3389. On the LoadBalancer machine Terminal Services is installed or the RDP listener is running on 3389, this will mean our listener is not running on the port and so a lo...
Discontinued versions of 2X Products and legacy products such as 2X ThinClientServer can be downloaded from the below download link. http://www.2x.com/ras/downloadlinks/previous-version/ [http://www.2x.com/ras/downloadlinks/previous-version/]
CHANGE LOGS 2X APPLICATIONSERVER XG: http://www.2x.com/downloads/AppServer-LoadBalancer/betaversion/2XAppServer-LoadBalancer-ChangeLog.txt 2X THINCLIENTSERVER: http://www.2x.com/downloads/thinclientserver/beta/2XThinClientServer_ChangeLog.t...
Some Microsoft updates for RDP 7 client may cause its SSL security feature to negotiate incorrectly.If connections with MSTSC (RDP 7 on Windows 7, Vista, or XP with the RDP 7 client installed) fail, but the 2X client works, use the following solutions: ...
WINDOWS SERVER 2003 TERMINAL SERVER CAPACITY AND SCALING Microsoft Windows Terminal Server allows users to run Windows-based applications on a remote computer running one of the Windows Server 2003 family of operating systems. This white paper cont...
This Microsoft white paper provides an introduction to Terminal Server Licensing, the client license management service for the operating systems in the Microsoft Windows Server 2003 family. The Terminal Server Licensing service works with Terminal ...