Windows MultiPoint Server Team Blog

A place to learn more about Windows MultiPoint Server, directly from the development team.

Update Rollup 1.2 (KB 2927581) for Windows MultiPoint Server 2011 is now available!

Hi everyone, We're excited to announce that Update Rollup 1.2 for Windows MultiPoint Server 2011...

Author: Olivia Erickson Date: 04/08/2014

Windows MultiPoint Server 2012 Deployment Guide is now available!

Hi everyone, We're excited to announce today that the long-awaited Windows MultiPoint Server...

Author: Olivia Erickson Date: 12/16/2013

Update Rollup 2 for Windows MultiPoint Server 2012 is now available for download!

Hi all, My name is Livi and I'm one of the Program Managers working on Windows MultiPoint...

Author: Olivia Erickson Date: 12/10/2013

New support for Multipoint Server 2012 from NComputing

An important partner in the affordable client space has been NComputing, who just announced a new...

Author: James Duffus- MSFT Date: 07/17/2013

Updating PCs and Virtual Desktops for Update Rollup 1 of Windows Multipoint Server 2012

Now that Update Rollup 1 is available on the Download Center and via Windows Update we’ve...

Author: James Duffus- MSFT Date: 03/27/2013

Roundup of Online Resources for Windows Multipoint Server 2012

There has been a lot of activity and questions around WMS 2012, so now seems like a good time to do...

Author: James Duffus- MSFT Date: 03/07/2013

Teacher / Student Instant Messaging in Windows MultiPoint Server 2012

Today's post comes to you courtesy of Spandana Battula of the WMS team: This is one of the biggest...

Author: James Duffus- MSFT Date: 02/28/2013

Windows MultiPoint Server 2012 Update Rollup 1 and Zero Client Drivers now available

We’re happy to announce that WMS 2012 UR1 has been signed off. We recommend that all customers...

Author: Mike Gahrns Date: 02/15/2013

Windows Multipoint Server 2012 General Availability - good to go

As we announce broad availability of WMS 2012 you can hear a few thoughts from Anthony Salcito, our...

Author: James Duffus- MSFT Date: 02/10/2013

Zero Clients for Windows MultiPoint Server 2012

Zero clients are an inexpensive and convenient way to easily expand the number of stations of your...

Author: Mike Gahrns Date: 01/31/2013

Managing PCs and Tablets with Windows Multipoint Server 2012

Hi, James here. Another new feature that has been generating a lot of excitement is using the...

Author: James Duffus- MSFT Date: 01/26/2013

What’s New in Windows MultiPoint Server 2012 Dashboard

Hi, James here. The most prominent feature in WMS 2012 that gets used day in and day out, real time...

Author: James Duffus- MSFT Date: 01/24/2013

Windows Multipoint Server 2012 – Customizing Virtual Desktop Template - Part 2

Today's post comes from Ratnesh Yadav from the Windows MultiPoint Server team. (Updated March 27th,...

Author: Steven Goddard - MSFT Date: 01/22/2013

Windows MultiPoint Server 2012 – Disk Protection

Today's post comes from Ratnesh Yadav from the Windows MultiPoint Server team. (Updated March 8th,...

Author: Steven Goddard - MSFT Date: 01/03/2013

Windows MultiPoint Server creating digital opportunities in developing countries

One of the most rewarding parts of being on the Multipoint Server / Remote Desktop team is seeing...

Author: James Duffus- MSFT Date: 12/18/2012

Windows MultiPoint Server 2012 released to manufacturing, available for evaluation today!

Hi everyone, James Duffus here with some more big news from the MultiPoint Server team. Today,...

Author: Steven Goddard - MSFT Date: 11/27/2012

Windows Multipoint Server 2012 - Creating Virtual Desktop Stations - Part 1

Today's post comes from Ratnesh Yadav from the Windows MultiPoint Server team. Many users of Windows...

Author: Steven Goddard - MSFT Date: 10/23/2012

Windows MultiPoint Server 2012 Beta is live!

Hi everyone, James Duffus here with some big news from the MultiPoint Server team. Today,...

Author: James Duffus- MSFT Date: 07/17/2012

MultiPoint Server at TechED 2012

Hey everyone, It’s been a busy time on the MultiPoint Server team, but we’re excited to...

Author: Olivia Erickson Date: 06/11/2012

Microsoft & HP’s Extreme IT Makeover Helps Cincinnati Housing Partners Serve Their Community More Effectively

Hey Folks, Steven Goddard here from the Windows MultiPoint Server team again. Today's post is a...

Author: Steven Goddard - MSFT Date: 03/29/2012

Update Rollup 1.1 for Microsoft Windows MultiPoint Server 2011 (KB2626067) Now Available through Windows Update

Hey Folks, Steven Goddard here from the WMS Team. Update Rollup 1.1 for Windows MultiPoint Server...

Author: Steven Goddard - MSFT Date: 02/14/2012

Microsoft & HP’s Extreme IT Makeover of an Autism Center with Windows MultiPoint Server

Today's post is a repost the first appeared on the Small Business Server team blog....

Author: Steven Goddard - MSFT Date: 11/17/2011

Windows MultiPoint Server 2011 - Common Questions and Answers Part 4 (Virtualization)

Hey folks, since we posted the “MultiPoint and Hyper-V” blog post last month,...

Author: Dean Paron - MSFT Date: 08/31/2011

Windows MultiPoint Manager add-ins and LanSchool

Hi Everyone, I am Steven Goddard and I work on the WMS team as the Release Manager and Program...

Author: Steven Goddard - MSFT Date: 08/18/2011

Understanding MultiPoint Server 2011 and Hyper-V

One of the cool yet relatively unknown features of Windows MultiPoint Server 2011 Premium is the...

Author: Olivia Erickson Date: 08/10/2011

Update Rollup 1 for Windows MultiPoint Server 2011 has been released!

Hi everyone, Livi here again with exciting news! The Update Rollup 1 for Windows MultiPoint Server...

Author: Olivia Erickson Date: 08/08/2011

How to Install Windows MultiPoint Server 2011

Hey everyone, Livi here again! I bring you a much-anticipated video on how to install Windows...

Author: Olivia Erickson Date: 07/29/2011

Installing Software on Windows MultiPoint Server

Hey guys! One of the questions that we are frequently asked on the TechNet Forums is about...

Author: Olivia Erickson Date: 07/25/2011

Windows MultiPoint Server 2011 - Common Questions and Answers Part 3 (Forum FAQs)

This is a summary of the Frequently Asked Questions on the Windows Multipoint Server forums. If your...

Author: Olivia Erickson Date: 06/22/2011

An Intern's Guide to Windows MultiPoint Server 2011

Hey all! As you can probably tell from my Live ID, I am not Dean Paron or James Duffus. My name is...

Author: Olivia Erickson Date: 06/21/2011

Announcing Windows MultiPoint Server Update Rollup 1 Beta

Expanding the international footprint of Windows MultiPoint Server 2011 Additional language support...

Author: James Duffus- MSFT Date: 06/20/2011

Meet the Windows MultiPoint Server Dev team

Ever wonder who builds Windows MultiPoint Server? Here's your chance to match up faces and names....

Author: Dean Paron - MSFT Date: 06/15/2011

Windows MultiPoint Server 2011 Pricing and Part Numbers

By popular request, here are the Windows MultiPoint Server part numbers and prices, pulled from the...

Author: Dean Paron - MSFT Date: 06/12/2011

Windows MultiPoint Server 2011 - Common Questions and Answers Part 2 (from TechEd)

First and foremost, thanks to everyone that visited us at the TechEd booth. We had amazing energy at...

Author: Dean Paron - MSFT Date: 05/25/2011

How to license Windows MultiPoint Server 2011

Hey folks, clarifying another common question: How do I license Windows MultiPoint Server? The big...

Author: Dean Paron - MSFT Date: 05/20/2011

Using Different languages with Windows MultiPoint Server 2011

Hey folks, this is Dean again, posting from TechEd 2011. One common question I’m getting this...

Author: Dean Paron - MSFT Date: 05/18/2011

Windows MultiPoint Server Minimum Hardware Recommendations

Hey folks, this is Dean, posting from TechEd 2011. A couple folks have asked about the minimum...

Author: Dean Paron - MSFT Date: 05/16/2011

Life just got easier for Developers, ISVs, IHVs and OEMs to create Windows MultiPoint Server 2011 solutions

Today's news comes from Steven Goddard who has been working with our partner teams on a great...

Author: James Duffus- MSFT Date: 03/31/2011

Windows MultiPoint Server 2011 - Common Questions and Answers Part 1

Greetings folks, This is Dean Paron, Product Unit Manager for Windows MultiPoint Server, back again....

Author: Dean Paron - MSFT Date: 03/08/2011

Windows MultiPoint Server 2011 has RTM’d!!!

Hi- this is James, Group Program Manager for Windows MultiPoint Server. On behalf of the WMS team I...

Author: James Duffus- MSFT Date: 02/21/2011

Windows® MultiPoint™ Server 2011 is nearly here!

First, a big "Thank You" to all the people who have been downloading and giving us feedback on the...

Author: James Duffus- MSFT Date: 01/11/2011

Windows MultiPoint Server 2011 Release Candidate is here – check out what’s new!

It’s James Duffus, Group Program Manager for Windows MultiPoint Server again. Back on October...

Author: James Duffus- MSFT Date: 12/13/2010

Getting started with Windows® MultiPoint™ Server

Hi, I'm James Duffus, Group Program Manager for Windows MultiPoint Server, a shared computing...

Author: James Duffus- MSFT Date: 10/20/2010

Welcome to the Windows Multipoint Server Team Blog

Hello everyone, I want to welcome everyone to the Windows Multipoint Server Team Blog and briefly go...

Author: Kevin Beares - MSFT Date: 10/14/2010