Remote Desktop Tool Fails


Applies To: Windows HPC Server 2008

The Remote Desktop tool can fail if you are running HPC Cluster Manager for Windows HPC Server 2008 on an operating system earlier than:

  • Microsoft Windows Vista® with Service Pack 1 (SP1)

  • Microsoft Windows® XP with Service Pack 3 (SP3)

  • Microsoft Windows Server® 2008

To solve this issue, install the Remote Desktop Connection (Terminal Services Client 6.1) for Windows XP (KB952155) (

For more information, see Description of the Remote Desktop Connection 6.1 client update for Terminal Services (