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RDP 7.0 Support USB redirection?

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Does RDP 7.0 on XP support USB redirection with VDI Win 2008 R2 SP1?
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I think you are referring to RemoteFX USB redirection in SP1. for that You will need the following:

A RemoteFX-capable client (Remote Desktop Connection 7.1 or later)
A virtual machine hosted on a RemoteFX host ( running Windows 7 SP1 or later)


Introducing Microsoft RemoteFX USB Redirection: Part 1
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Msamji,
Does XP support RDP 7.1?
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I am afraid that there is no RDP 7.1 client for Win XP yet and there don't seem to be plans for it anytime soon (or ever). 7.1 is supported on Win 7 and vista SP2.

However, if you absolutely need to it to work on XP, Here is a link that might help. ( I haven't tried it myself) The download will be available from April 1st (as seen on the website).
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