RDS: Remote Desktop Services


  1. The only thing that needs to be configured is the protected mode. 
  2. Set this registration key in all RDS 2012 servers and adobe reader will work again (see below). 

    HKLM\software\policies\adobe\acrobat reader\11.0\featurelockdown\ New Dword bProtectedMode=0

  3.  Reboot afterwards. 


  • Install issues may be because the web browser control is trying to run in x64 which won't work.
  • You need to install x86 version of Info-Organiser for this to work.
  • Will be able to use x64 version in windows 2012, 8 and XP.
  • Once there is a Adobe Windows ipreviewer or ie 64-Bit previewer