Saturday, April 9, 2016

Windows 2012 R2 RDSH user desktop icons refresh (flicker) constantly

We have an usual issue where the desktop icons keep refreshing (flickering) when a user logs in to the RDSH server. This doesn't happen all the time but it happens enough were we had to find a way to stop it.

So far, the only way we'vegotten to stop this is to show hidden folders and files as well as system files. Once you do this, you will see a thumbs.db file on the desktop. If you delete this, the refresh (flickering) will stop. The file will sometimes reappear.

We are not sure why this happens but if I find out I will be sure to update this entry.

User unable to login to RDP Farm after you re-enable them?

We had a strange issue. We had a user leave and since we knew when she was leaving i set the account to expire at a certain date. A couple d...