Quick Tip: Download the latest Windows 10 ISO file

Today Windows 10 21H1 is released (May 2021 Update). I use the latest Windows 10 versions in my lab environment for creating and testing golden images for VDI environments. To download the latest Windows 10 ISO file I use the Windows 10 Media Creation Tool. This is a Windows-based tool. When starting the Windows 10 … [Read more...]

Quick Tip: The local Windows 10 taskbar is in front during an RDP session

Sometimes it happens to me that the local taskbar of my Windows 10 laptop is in front and you don’t have access to the remote toolbar during a full-screen RDP session. This is quite annoying. In the picture below you see the local toolbar of my Windows 10 laptop is in front during a full-screen RDP … [Read more...]

Check the hardware acceleration settings in you’re VDI environment

When having for example Windows 10 VDIs it important to know the hardware acceleration setting of you’re applications. When there isn’t a GPU (such as NVIDIA M10 or a NVIDIA Tesla T4) installed and hardware acceleration is enabled in the application this can introduce strange problems such as black screens … [Read more...]

Bluetooth Mouse stuttering in Windows 10

As you read in my previous post, I’ve made the switch to Windows 10 from OSX and was running into some issue with my Wifi. Now, a few weeks later I switched my cable mouse to a new nice Bluetooth mouse, the Logitech MX Master 2S. Although it is a really nice mouse to work with, with long battery life, I was … [Read more...]