Protocol Content Previews and Errata

Important updates for developers about the Windows and SQL Protocols Documents

08/24 – 20 Preview Documents Released for Windows Server Operating System

Preview versions of the 20 Windows Protocols documents listed below are now available at: https://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/mt784346.aspx [MS-ADTS]: Active Directory Technical Specification [MS-CMRP]: Failover Cluster: Management API (ClusAPI) Protocol [MS-CSVP]: Failover Cluster and Validation Protocol (ClusPrep) [MS-DHA]: Device Health Attestation Protocol [MS-DSCPM]: Desired State Configuration Pull Model Protocol [MS-FASP]: Firewall and Advanced Security Protocol [MS-LCID]: Windows Language Code… Read more

07/24 – Errata added for [MS-RDPERP]: Remote Desktop Protocol: Remote Programs Virtual Channel Extension

Text indicating that the WINDOW_ORDER_FIELD_RESIZE_MARGIN_X and WINDOW_ORDER_FIELD_RESIZE_MARGIN_Y flags are always present together was removed from the description for the WindowBottomResizeMargin field in Section 2.2.1.3.1.2.1, New or Existing Windows: https://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/mt449537.aspx… Read more

07/12 – Errata added for [MS-RDPERP]: Remote Desktop Protocol: Remote Programs Virtual Channel Extension

In multiple sections, added three new, optional fields – OverlayDescription, TaskbarButton, and EnforceServerZOder – to packet diagramS, added new descriptions for those fields, and added related flags: https://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/mt449537.aspx… Read more

9/26 – Errata added for [MS-RDPERP]: Remote Desktop Protocol: Remote Programs Virtual Channel Extension

Four changes at https://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/mt449537.aspx: In Section 1.5, Prerequisites/Preconditions, clarified that the CHANNEL_FLAG_SHOW_PROTOCOL (0x00000010) has to be set in the flags field of the Channel PDU Header in order for it to be visible for all data that flows over the RAIL virtual channel. In Section 4.3.2, TS_RAIL_ORDER_EXEC_RESULT, changed RAIL_ORDER_EXEC_RESULT to TS_RAIL_ORDER_EXEC_RESULT. In Section 3.2.5.1.6, Processing… Read more

4/4 – Errata added for [MS-RDPERP]: Remote Desktop Protocol: Remote Programs Virtual Channel Extension

Two changes at https://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/mt449537.aspx In Section 2.2.2.10.1, Language Profile Information PDU, updated that the ProfileGUID field is set to GUID_NULL if the ProfileType field is set to TF_PROFILETYPE_KEYBOARDLAYOUT instead of TF_PROFILETYPE_INPUTPROCESSOR. In Section 2.2.2.10.1, Language Profile Information PDU (TS_RAIL_ORDER_LANGUAGEIMEINFO), updated the size of the LanguageID field from 4 bytes to 2 bytes…. Read more

2/8 – Errata added for [MS-RDPERP]: Remote Desktop Protocol: Remote Programs Virtual Channel Extension

In two sections, Section 2.2.2.4.1, Client System Parameters Update  PDU (TS_RAIL_ORDER_SYSPARAM), and Section 2.2.2.10.1, Language Profile Information  PDU (TS_RAIL_ORDER_LANGUAGEIMEINFO), corrected the field and enum names: https://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/mt449537.aspx… Read more

10/12 – Errata added for [MS-RDPERP]: Remote Desktop Protocol: Remote Programs Virtual Channel Extension

In Section 2.2.1.1.1, Remote Programs Capability Set,  added three bits:TS_RAIL_LEVEL_SHELL_INTEGRATION_SUPPORTED,  TS_RAIL_LEVEL_SERVER_TO_CLIENT_IME_SYNC_SUPPORTED, and  TS_RAIL_LEVEL_HIDE_MINIMIZED_APPS_SUPPORTED: https://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/mt449537.aspx… Read more

08/17 – 3 Errata added for [MS-RDPERP]: Remote Desktop Protocol: Remote Programs Virtual Channel Extension

Three new Errata items added to: https://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/dn785069.aspx#BKMK_RDPERP In Section 2.2.1.3.1.2.1, New or Existing Window, changed the FieldsPresentFlags field value WINDOW_ORDER_FIELD_WNDCLIENTDELTA to WINDOW_ORDER_FIELD_CLIENTDELTA. In Section 4.7.1, TS_RAIL_ORDER_ZORDER_SYNC, changed the orderType field value from 0x0020 to 0x0014 in the network capture for TS_RAIL_PDU_HEADER. Updated Section 2.2.2.10.1, Language Profile Information PDU (TS_RAIL_ORDER_LANGUAGEIMEINFO), and Section 2.2.2.2.3, HandshakeEx PDU (TS_RAIL_ORDER_HANDSHAKE)…. Read more