Types

Use File - Preferences - Types to control settings applied to Session entries.

Settings

Preferences - Types
Preferences - Types

Session Type

OPTION DESCRIPTION
Default close all action

Select the Default action for the Close all button when multiple tabs are open at the same time in the dashboard:

  • Disconnect (disconnect all opened tab connected session)
  • Log off (Log off all opened tab session)
  • Default (Close all opened tab sessions)

Credentials

OPTION DESCRIPTION
Global Availability Define the default setting of the Global Availability for the [user vault](/rdm/mac/user-interface/navigation-pane/user-vault/)

Search between:

  • Available
  • Unavailable

RDP

OPTION DESCRIPTION
Screen sizing mode You can choose a preferred screen sizing mode for your RDP session between:
  • Scrollbar
  • Smart reconnect
  • Smart sizing
  • Server resolution
  • None

Display

Determinate the preferred display for the session. Select between:

  • Default
  • External
  • Embedded (tabbed)
  • Undocked

You can then choose the preferred monitor to display on:

  • Primary monitor: This is the monitor that is marked as main display in Windows
  • Secondary monitor: The other non-primary monitor, osbolete, use Monitor 1, 2, 3 or 4 instead
  • Current monitor: The monitor that Remote Desktop Manager is running in
  • Configured: See Systems Options
  • Default: Will not move the application, it will be Windows default mode
  • Monitor 1: Monitor 1 is primary
  • Monitor 2: Monitor 2 is primary
  • Monitor 3: Monitor 3 is primary
  • Monitor 4: Monitor 4 is primary
  • Monitor 5: Monitor 5 is primary
  • Monitor 6: Monitor 6 is primary

Activate sandboxing

The sandboxing isolate the RDP connection in another process. This is more stable and more reliable since it is an independent application embedded in RDP. This means that RDP can more easily recover from a a disconnection or a fatal error.
Use OpenGL If using OpenGL on your Mac activate this option to enhance your screen performance.
RDP Engine Select between:

  • Default
  • V2
  • V3
  • V4

Gateway Transport

Select between:

  • Auto
  • Http
  • RPC

Others

OPTION DESCRIPTION
Screen display When using ARD session you will be prompt to know which screen display to use. By default it will take the primary screen.