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Windows 10 - Remote Desktop Client - cannot get local drives to persist for an .RDP file

Posted on 2016-09-23
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Hi Experts,

I've got an .RDP file that I use regularly.

When I do a Right click | Edit I can select local drives to use for the remote connection.
I select 2 drives, then Connect - and those 2 drives are available on the remote Windows Server.

But the chosen 2 drives do not persist when I next click on the .RDP file to Connect, or when I do a Right click | Edit.

Regards,
Leigh
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by:bbao
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is your RDP file read only now? please right click the file and choose Properties to check.
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by:LeighWardle
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No, the RDP file is not read only.
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McKnife earned 500 total points
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Leigh, did you save the file again after editing?
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by:LeighWardle
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Thanks, McKnife.

Yes, after editing I needed to Save the file via the General tab.
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