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Command Line Arguments

Description

 

Remote Desktop Manager can be launched using a command line.

 

Some features are only available in the Enterprise edition.

 

Remote Desktop Manager also offers a Web Protocol Handler.

 

Usage: RemoteDesktopManager.exe [parameters]

 

PARAMETERS

DESCRIPTION

{filename [*.rdm,*.rdp]}

Open in embedded or external mode the connection from file name.

/Silent

Execute the application minimized in a system tray icon. This option cannot be combined with other parameters.

/Datasource:{datasource id}

Specify the data source ID (available in the Advanced Tab of the session).

/Session:{session ID};{session ID}...

/UserName:{username}

/Domain:{domain}

/Password:{password}

Specify one or more session IDs (available in the Advanced Tab of the session).

/ChangePassword:{new password}

Change the session password. Only available for Remote Desktop sessions and embedded passwords. The data source ID and the session ID are required.

/RegisterUser:"{registration user}"

Change the Remote Desktop Manager registration name. The value must be in double quotes.

/RegisterSerial:"{serial number}"

Change the Remote Desktop Manager serial number. The value must be in double quotes.

/Template:{template ID}

/Host:{host name}

/UserName:{username}

/Domain:{domain}

/Password:{password}

Open the template ID with the specified host name and an optional username/password.

 

The template ID is the Session ID of the template (available in the Advanced Tab of the template).

/Profiler

Starts the profiler at start of application. Good for profiling the start process.

/Title:"{title}"

Specify a tab title when using an embedded session.

/Filter:{filter}

Execute the application with the filter filled with a parameter.

/TabPage: Dashboard

The Dashboard is selected at startup of the application.

 

Usage

 

Example #1 - Open a template and connect to a host

RemoteDesktopManager.exe /DataSource:178c2fda-dab4-4f41-98df-6e3205c0a011 /Template:a666b21b-1479-4eee-b482-0a3d561d2411 /Host:Windjammer-PC1

 

Example #2 - Open a session

RemoteDesktopManager.exe /DataSource:178c2fda-dab4-4f41-98df-6e3205c0a011 /Session:474bcbcf-d507-435b-8c0a-a9e868781910

 

Example #3 - Register the application

RemoteDesktopManager.exe /RegisterUser:"First name, Last name" /RegisterSerial:"xxxxx-xxxxx-xxxxx-xxxxx-xxxxx"