Solved

How to toggle between multiple Remote Desktop Connection Bars?

Posted on 2008-10-28
5
1,058 Views
Last Modified: 2013-11-21
Situation:  Connect to VM-1 via RD. Then connect a server from VM-1.  On the server there are now 2 Remote Desktop Connection Bars, one behind the other.  Unfortunately the Server connection bar is behind the VM-1 bar so I cannot get back to the VM-1 Desktop.  Is there a toggle.  I realize I can pin ther Server bar but it doesn't always stay.  I need a toggle.
0
Comment
Question by:dannmor
  • 3
5 Comments
 
LVL 63

Accepted Solution

by:
SysExpert earned 250 total points
ID: 22824628
USE VNC for the second session or don't use full screen mode.

I hope this helps !
0
 

Author Comment

by:dannmor
ID: 22826237
Thanks for the input.  I realize this is a workaround but I was hoping for a way to actually scroll through the Connection Bars.  For instance if I open yet another remote session on the server then I might get 2 or 3 (or more) connection bars on top of each other.  Is there a way to toggle through them?
0
 

Author Comment

by:dannmor
ID: 22863624
Any other thoughts anyone?
0
 

Author Closing Comment

by:dannmor
ID: 31510773
Thanks.  For what ever reason now an individual Connection bar will automatically retract allowing acces to the bars below it.  Before all the bars would retact at the same time so I could not see the 2nd or 3rd bar.
0
 

Expert Comment

by:cdub-denver
ID: 34989781
i was looking for a solution to this problem and stumbled upon this post....and then figured it out on my own and thought i would share.  

when you have many remote sessions open at one time and all of the remote desktop windows are on top of each other so that it is hard or impossible to get to one underneath the other without logging off, please simple left click on the blue bar and drag it to the left or the right.  i was able to move 3-4 remote sessions from left to right across my screen.  awesome!
0

Featured Post

The curse of the end user strikes again      

You’ve updated all your end user’s email signatures. Hooray! But guess what? They’re playing around with the HTML, adding stupid taglines and ruining the imagery. Find out how you can save your signatures from end users today.

Question has a verified solution.

If you are experiencing a similar issue, please ask a related question

##the calculator has been updated to version 1.6 please download the use the updated version## Hi there, After the previous post of the original version of the calculator here : http://www.experts-exchange.com/articles/OS/Microsoft_Operatin…
Every system administrator encounters once in while in a problem where the solution seems to be a needle in haystack.  My needle was an anti-virus version causing problems with my Exchange server. I have an HP DL350 with Windows Server 2008 Stand…
This Micro Tutorial will give you a basic overview how to record your screen with Microsoft Expression Encoder. This program is still free and open for the public to download. This will be demonstrated using Microsoft Expression Encoder 4.
Internet Business Fax to Email Made Easy - With eFax Corporate (http://www.enterprise.efax.com), you'll receive a dedicated online fax number, which is used the same way as a typical analog fax number. You'll receive secure faxes in your email, fr…

861 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question

Need Help in Real-Time?

Connect with top rated Experts

20 Experts available now in Live!

Get 1:1 Help Now