Terminal Server Plug and Play Device Redirection Framework in Vista and Longhorn: Part 3

After discussing the inbox Plug and Play device redirection capabilities in Windows Vista and Windows Server codename “Longhorn”, in this conclusive part of the series, we talk about how third-party Plug and Play device drivers can be authored in such a way that they can function over this new Plug and Play Device Redirection Framework… Read more

Terminal Server Plug and Play Device Redirection Framework in Vista and Longhorn: Part 2

In the last part of this series, we introduced the new Plug and Play Device Redirection Framework and discussed how to redirect Windows Portable Devices based digital cameras and media players. In this part, we are going to talk about a targeted retail customer scenario – how the Framework can help in redirection of Microsoft… Read more

Terminal Server Plug and Play Device Redirection Framework in Vista and Longhorn: Part 1

This is a three part series on the new Plug and Play Device Redirection Framework introduced in Windows Vista and Windows Server codename “Longhorn”. In this first part we introduce the Framework and talk about the inbox supported Windows Portable Devices redirection. In the second and third parts we will be talking about Microsoft Point… Read more

Smooth, Full-Bodied Sophistication is Here!

A while back, Lisa Brummel announced, among a list of other more sober and serious changes to our workplace in Microsoft, that we will all have decent Starbucks coffee in every building. Since then, we have been hearing stories from our colleagues in other teams that the coffee that comes of this new, shiny chunk… Read more