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I have decided it may be beneficial for a good number of you if I published a list of recent Knowledge Base articles released that pertain to the components we support here on the Performance Team. Since this is the first time I am doing this, I am going to go ahead and include the released KB articles for both January and February, in roughly reverse chronological order:
UxSms service may terminate unexpectedly while running Citrix XenApp and the Windows Server "User Desktop Experience" feature enabled.
Remote Desktop Service cannot be restarted if Keep-Alive feature is enabled
Terminal Services Easy Print is not supported if RDC ActiveX control is run in WOW64
"Display driver stopped responding but has recovered" error in a Windows 7 SP1-based VM that has a RemoteFX video adapter
Windows Explorer is unable to update the status of the mapped network drive automatically when being published through RemoteApp
An Office 2007 or Office 2003 application that is running on an RD Session Host server may close unexpectedly in Windows Server 2008 R2
Remote Printer Management snap-in shows no printers
Copying .EXE files may result in a sharing violation error - Folder In Use
How to upgrade RemoteFX virtual machines from Beta or RC builds to released build
Printer redirection and drive redirection do not work in a Terminal Server session
RDP connection to Remote Desktop server running Windows Server 2008 R2 may fail with message 'The Local Security Authority cannot be contacted'.
How to Compress "Bloated" Registry Hives
Desktop Experience fails installation with error 0x8000FFFF
You receive a Share warning popup when deleting a folder which has modified ACL's
Beep may not be heard in a Remote Desktop session in Windows Server 2008 R2.
You are unable to make remote desktop connection with the error message: "Remote Desktop Connection could not find the destination computer"