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Restoring the rdp file association with mstsc.exe


If you have elected to do so during the installation, the *.rdp file extension has been associated with Remote Desktop Manager, this means that is does not use the mstsc.exe client from Microsoft anymore.


From an elevated command prompt (run as administrator), run the following command:

ftype RDP.File="%systemroot%\system32\mstsc.exe" "%1"


Add the command above to the domain logon script to fix all of your users at once.