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Remote desktop connection won't display "client" drives

Posted on 2014-03-20
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When I use Remote Desktop connection and try to copy a file to the computer I'm working on, when I click the "network" then "client" it won't display the local drives.

How do I fix this?
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Question by:J.R. Sitman
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by:Giladn
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It should be mapped under "my computer" in local drives..
check this, if you don't see the drives please check event viewer for errors
related the rdp connection..

Gilad
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by:Tony Giangreco
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Before logging into the RDP session, click Options at the bottom, Resource Tab, Check printers. Click the More button and check drives.
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by:Kevin Portell
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Have you tried attaching the drives again under the RDP session?
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by:J.R. Sitman
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Not sure how?  See attached
remote-desktop.png
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Giladn earned 400 total points
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use computer ip instead of name "client" , use options for drives to connect and SAVE the rdp connection on your desktop..
please see here for more info:
http://support.microsoft.com/kb/313292

post back for any questions..

Gilad
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by:J.R. Sitman
ID: 39943317
I'll try later.  Thanks
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by:J.R. Sitman
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Thanks, the article fixed the problem.
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