- User Account Control (UAC) is enabled.
- The EnableLinkedConnections registry value is set to 1.
For example, user A connects to the RDS server and starts his RD session. At logon, all drives are mapped successfully and user A can see the network drives in Windows Explorer are connected. When user B connects to the RDS Server and logs on, the drives that were already mapped by user A are shown as disconnected in Windows Explorer. The disconnected network drives, which were connected by user A, are also shown as disconnected to all the subsequent users that log on after user A.
Important If you install a language pack after you install this update, you must reinstall this update. Therefore, we recommend that you install any language packs that you need before you install this update. For more information, see Add language packs to Windows.
Method 1: Windows UpdateThis update is provided as an Optional update on Windows Update. For more information on how to run Windows Update, see How to get an update through Windows Update.
Method 2: Microsoft Update CatalogTo get the stand-alone package for this update, go to the Microsoft Update Catalog website.
Update detail information
PrerequisitesTo apply this update, you must have April 2014 update rollup for Windows RT 8.1, Windows 8.1, and Windows Server 2012 R2 (2919355) installed in Windows 8.1 or Windows Server 2012 R2.
Registry informationTo apply this update, you don't 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 doesn't replace a previously released update.
Article ID: 3146627 - Last Review: Apr 20, 2016 - Revision: 1