Protocol Content Previews and Errata

Important updates for developers about the Windows and SQL Protocols Documents

04/17 – Errata added for [MS-RDPBCGR]: Remote Desktop Protocol: Basic Connectivity and Graphics Remoting

In Section 2.2.13.1, Server Redirection Packet (RDP_SERVER_REDIRECTION_PACKET), the order of the fields in the packet were changed (the TargetNetAddressesLength and TargetNetAddresses fields were moved from beneath the TsvUrl field to beneath the TargetCertificate field): https://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/mt242409.aspx… Read more

10/13 – Errata added for [MS-RDPBCGR]: Remote Desktop Protocol: Basic Connectivity and Graphics Remoting

Multiple changes at https://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/mt242409.aspx, including: • Adding RDP version 10.2 to multiple sections and product behavior notes. • Clarifying that only RDP 8.0 and 8.1 servers support the RDP-UDP FEC lossy transport. • Adding the INFO_RESERVED1 flag to the flags field table. • Updating the meaning for flag NEGRSP_FLAG_RESERVED in the flags field table. •… Read more

5/2 – Errata added for [MS-RDPBCGR]: Remote Desktop Protocol: Basic Connectivity and Graphics Remoting

In Section 2.2.1.3.2, Client Core Data (TS_UD_CS_CORE), in the keyboardLayout field description, clarified when the server should use the default active input locale identifier and active language identifier associated with the user account: https://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/mt242409.aspx… Read more

4/18 – Errata added for [MS-RDPBCGR]: Remote Desktop Protocol: Basic Connectivity and Graphics Remoting

Two changes in https://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/mt242409.aspx: In Section 2.2.1.11.1.1, Info Packet (TS_INFO_PACKET), added details to the description of the UserName field to clarify how it is affected by the value of the flags field. In several sections, updated with the RDP versions that send the Set Keyboard IME Status PDU and added more specific information about the… Read more

08/17 – 2 Errata added for [MS-RDPBCGR]: Remote Desktop Protocol: Basic Connectivity and Graphics Remoting

Two new Errata items added to: https://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/dn785069.aspx#BKMK_RDPBCGR In Section 2.2.8.1.1.3.1.1.3, Mouse Event (TS_POINTER_EVENT), and Section 2.2.8.1.2.2.3, Fast-Path Mouse Event (TS_FP_POINTER_EVENT), added that the xPos and yPos fields SHOULD be ignored by the server if either the PTRFLAGS_WHEEL or PTRFLAGS_HWHEEL flag is specified in the pointerFlags field. In Section 1.3.1.4.1, User-Initiated on Client, clarified options for… Read more