"Input Capture Window" shows on local desktop when you start Windows Remote Assistance as a RemoteApp

Article ID: 2674002 - View products that this article applies to.
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SUMMARY

When you start Windows Remote Assistance (msra.exe) as a RemoteApp hosted on a Windows Server 2008 R2, you may see an extra window showing up on the Taskbar with the title "Input Capture Window" on your workstation. Also the desktop is not redrawn correctly.

Using applications like Windows Remote Assistance as RemoteApp is not a supported scenario in Windows Server 2008 R2.

MORE INFORMATION

For more information on Terminal Services RemoteApp, please refer to the following document:
http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/cc753844(WS.10).aspx
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Article ID: 2674002 - Last Review: February 15, 2012 - Revision: 1.0
APPLIES TO
  • Windows Server 2008 R2 Datacenter
  • Windows Server 2008 R2 Datacenter without Hyper-V
  • Windows Server 2008 R2 Enterprise
  • Windows Server 2008 R2 Enterprise without Hyper-V
  • Windows Server 2008 R2 Standard
  • Windows Server 2008 R2 Standard without Hyper-V
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KB2674002

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