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Actions

Description

The Actions tab is only available when a session is open. Available actions differ depending on the action.

For our example we are running an RDP session. The ribbon will display the following tab when the session runs with the Embedded (tabbed) display mode.

Ribbon - Actions

Ribbon - Actions

Connection

OPTION

DESCRIPTION

Reconnect

Quickly close the session and then re-open it automatically. Use it to update the resolution of your embedded RDP connections when you resize the window.

Close

Close the active session.

LogOff

Logoff the RDP session. See Logoff topic for more information.

 

Actions

Option

Description

Execute

Execute the selected macro or script in the previous window or in the current tab. This is only available when there is something to Execute.

Macro/Script

Displays a window where you can select a macro or script, as well as the execution options.

Type Clipboard

Send the content of the clipboard over to the opened session.

 

Display

OPTION

DESCRIPTION

Undock

Undock your embedded session and move it anywhere outside Remote Desktop Manager or even on another monitor.

Embedded

Re-embed your session when your session is undocked. This option will only appear if your session is not already in an embedded mode.

Full Screen

Display your session in full screen outside Remote Desktop Manager.

Work Area Screen

This mode allows you to open the connection in full screen but to also have access to your local taskbar.

 

Settings

OPTION

DESCRIPTION

Keep tab on disconnect

Your session tab will stay after a session disconnect. For more information, see Keep Tab Opened topic.

Smart Sizing

Enable or disable the RDP smart sizing. This setting will determine whether or not the client computer can scale the content on the remote computer to fit the window size of the client computer.

Smart Reconnect

Automatically reconnect your session with the most appropriate band.

Windows Key on the Remote Computer

When enabling Windows key, it will send the function to your host instead of running it on your computer.

 

Commands

This tab contains multiple type of commands and keystrokes combinations to affect the current session in a variety of instances. As such, these commands depend on the currently selected (and opened) entry. For a few example scenarios, refer to the following topics:

RDP

VNC

SSH Shell (Rebex)

Telnet

Session add-ons may add custom command in this section, they will not be documented in these topics but rather in the add-on documentation.

Screenshot

OPTION

DESCRIPTION

Send to Clipboard

Performs a typical capture to the clipboard.

Save to File

Prompts for a file name and saves the capture to that file.

Save to File and Open

Prompts for a file name and saves the capture to that file, then automatically open the file using your default editor.

Video

OPTION

DESCRIPTION

Record

Record your screen in an MP4 format. We recommend the use of a VLC player to view the recorded video.

Alternatively, these actions are also available by right-clicking on the tab of an embedded session.

Actions Context Menu of an Embedded Session

Actions Context Menu of an Embedded Session