After you install this update, if you use the Restricted Admin option in Remote Desktop Connection 8.1 (RDC 8.1) client to attempt to connect to a computer that does not support Restricted Admin, you will receive the following message and the connection will be disconnected:
The remote PC doesn't support Restricted Administration mode
Method 1: Windows UpdateThis update is available from Windows Update.
Method 2: Microsoft Download CenterThe following files are available for download from the Microsoft Download Center.
For more information about how to download Microsoft support files, click the following article number to go to the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
|All supported x86-based versions of Windows 7||Download the package now.|
|All supported x64-based versions of Windows 7||Download the package now.|
|All supported x64-based versions of Windows Server 2008 R2||Download the package now.|
119591 How to obtain Microsoft support files from online servicesMicrosoft scanned this file for viruses. Microsoft used the most current virus-detection software that was available on the date that the file was posted. The file is stored on security-enhanced servers that help prevent any unauthorized changes to the file.
PrerequisitesBefore you install this update, you must install the following:
2830477 Update for RemoteApp and Desktop Connections feature is available for Windows
Registry informationTo apply this update, you do not have to make any changes to the registry.
Restart requirementYou may have to restart the computer after you apply this update.
Update replacement informationThis update does not replace a previously released update.
Microsoft has confirmed that this is a problem in the Microsoft products that are listed in the "Applies to" section.
For more information about software update terminology, click the following article number to go to the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
824684 Description of the standard terminology that is used to describe Microsoft software updates
Article ID: 2984981 - Last Review: Oct 14, 2014 - Revision: 1
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