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I need to turn some older Dell PCs into ThinClinet stations. I tried http://www.thinstation.org/ but it didn't boot. I need a recommendation for reliable & free thin client bootle CD

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Andrew Hancock (VMware vExpert / EE MVE^2) earned 2000 total points
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Checkout www.2x.com

Thin Client Server

http://www.2x.com/thinclientserver/thinclsrvfeatures.html

It's free, if you don't use the additional management server.

Go to http://www.2x.com/ccos and instantly install your FREE personal 2X CloudClient operating system on a USB stick no larger than 512 MB. Your portable cloud client operating system can then be run from any computer that can boot from a USB device, allowing you to instantly connect to hosted virtual desktop, applications, like eg. Google Apps, Mirosoft HyperV or VMWare. It's your own personal cloud client that you can carry in your pocket.
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thanks for the recommendation but the user interface is less than good, for exaple RDP session can't be started in full screen, I can't right cliick  - am I doing something wrong?
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what did you test?
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USB boot, got to the desktop, clicked rdp and the quality is not as good plus can't do full screen
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any other software that give good RDP connection quality?
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Did you test CCOS?

Did you test the others

http://www.2x.com/thinclientserver/thinclsrvfeatures.html

you could also try

http://www.thinstation.org/

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both either didn't run on the PC or the RDP connection quality was really bad
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Could you explain RDP quality connection bad?
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