Remote Desktop Protocol 8.0 update for Windows 7 kb2592687

To update the Remote Desktop Client on Windows 7 SP1 to version 8 Install kb2592687.

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/2592687

The RDP 8.0 update contains the following new features for client computers that are running Windows 7 SP1 or Windows Server 2008 R2 SP1:

  • Remote Desktop Connection 8.0 client
  • Dynamic In-Session USB Redirection
  • Reconnect for RemoteApp and Desktop Connections
  • Improved single sign-on experience for Remote Desktop Web Access
  • Support for RemoteFX Media Redirection APIs for VoIP applications
  • Support for Nested Sessions

The RDP 8.0 update lets remote computers that are running Windows 7 SP1 use RDP 8.0. The update contains the following features for remote computers that are running Windows 7 SP1:

  • RemoteFX for WAN
  • RemoteFX Network Auto Detect
  • RemoteFX Adaptive Graphics
  • RemoteFX USB Redirection for non-RemoteFX vGPU virtual desktops
  • Support for Nested Sessions
  • Performance counters for monitoring the user
    experience