Remote Desktop Connection (Terminal Services Client 6.0) for Windows XP and Windows Server 2003 Localized versions released

We’ve released the localized versions of the new Remote Desktop Client corresponding to Vista for the following languages:

Windows Server 2003: Chinese – Simplified, Chinese – Traditional, Dutch, French, German, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Polish, Portuguese – Brazil, Russian, Spanish – Spain, Swedish.

Windows XP: Arabic, Chinese – Simplified, Chinese – Traditional, Danish, Dutch, Finnish, French, German, Hebrew, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Norwegian, Polish, Portuguese – Brazil, Russian, Spanish – Spain, Swedish.

Windows Server 2003 x64: Japanese

Windows XP x64: Japanese

Here are some of the new features in this version of the Remote Desktop Client:

  • Server Authentication

  • Plug and Play redirection

  • TS Gateway support

  • Monitor Spanning

  • 32-bit color and font smoothing

More details on the features are in a Knowledge Base article.

 To install the new version, go to Windows Update on the target computer and look for optional software updates, or download it from the Microsoft Download Center.

Remaining Localized versions and the Multi-User Interface Pack will be released in the coming months.