Remote Desktop with 1366×768 resolution

Since I got my new laptop (XPS 14z) I’ve been running into the following annoying problem.
When I minimalize my full screen remote desktop session it’s not possible to maximize it back again.It would maximize to a window size smaller than my monitor so I have to scroll to see everything from my session. Especially when you got multiple sessions and quickly want to check some things on your local computer this can be really annoying.
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Disable Clipboard on a Remote Desktop Connection

When programming or scripting the Remote Desktop Connection, it’s advisable to disable the Clipboard. You can either disable the clipboard on the workstation via the registry, edit the RDP file or or call an undocumented property in the ActiveX component.

Registry (all of the RDP connections)

HKLMSOFTWAREMicrosoftTerminal Server Client

DisableClipboardRedirection – REG_DWORD – 1

RDP file


ActiveX component

RDPObject.AdvancedSettings2.RedirectClipboard = False

Daniel Nikolic

All of the properties, functions and events in the ActiveX component:

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