A few weeks back we detailed the
RDP 8.0 update for Windows 7 SP1
and the scenarios it enables for Remote Desktop Services users. Today, the entire RDV team is glad to announce that the update package is now on Windows Update and at the download center.
You can find installation and download instructions at
Download the update today to make your Windows 7 SP1 virtual desktop WAN ready with RDP 8 and RemoteFX. Do make sure you download and install update
before installing the RDP 8.0 update.
Note:To enable RDP 8.0 and experience all the new WAN improvements when connecting to Windows 7, you need to set the
Enable RDP 8.0
Group Policy setting after installing the required update packages. For more information, see the “Installation instructions” section of