How to enable H264 for Thinfinity Remote Desktop
Hi! In this document we are going to show you How to enable H264, a new feature for Thinfinity Remote Desktop 5.0,
After Installing Thinfinity Remote Desktop The first step to do this is to start by opening the registry editor, write “regedit” on the start menu and navigate to:
“HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Cybele Software\Thinfinity\Remote Desktop Server” and add the following key (DWORD) “EnableH264”.
After you create it, click right and select “Edit”, in here edit the value data, and set it to “1”
The second step will be to open the Local Group policy editor,To do this, click Start, then type Local Group policy editor . Once on the Group policy editor, navigate to this path:
FOR WINDOWS SERVER
“Computer Configuration > Administrative Templates > Windows Components > Remote Desktop Services > Remote Desktop Session Host”
FOR WINDOWS 10
“Computer Configuration > Administrative Templates > Windows Components > Remote Desktop Services > Remote Desktop Session Host > Remote Desktop Session Environment”
You will have to enable these three policies:
Prioritize H.264/AVC 444 graphic mode for Remote Desktop Connections
Configure H.264/AVC hardware encoding for Remote Desktop Connections
Use hardware graphics adapters for all remote desktop sessions”
Click right and select “Edit”
In Here select “Enable”
Press “OK” then “Apply”.
After this is done, go to “CMD” and run : gpupdate /force
Now you can open Thinfinity Remote Desktop, edit your profile, and go to the tab “ Experience”,
On this tab you can mark the option “H264”, press “OK”, “Apply” and “Save”
Now you should be good to go!
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