Recipe : Devolutions RemoteDesktopManager

A lot of IT departments use RemoteDesktopManager of Devolutions. Its a license product for your remotedesktop sessions. The product has several addons. For example: Dropbox, Hyper-V and many more.

Virtualizing this application isnt a straitforward job. The licensekey is stored inside the %appdata% and contains serveral hardcodepaths of the user who configures the application. In the following blog i have described the workaround to these issues.

Start the installation of Remote Desktop Manager

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Next

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Select : Typical

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Deselect Desktop and Quick Launch toolbar to remove these from the package

Next

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Next

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Select “I accept the terms in the license agreement”

Next

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Click Install

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Click Finish

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Fill in your license information and click op OK

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Click on Ok

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Open File

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Go to Options

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Go to General > Applicaiton Start  and deselect “Enable check for updates” and “Check for Add-on update at startup”

Click OK

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Close the application

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Go to %appdata%\Devolutions\RemotedesktopManager

Edit RemoteDesktopManager.cfg

Remove “EncryptedDataSources” tag

Change FirsTimeOpening tag to “True”

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Add “<ShowWelcomePage>false</ShowWelcomePage>”  Tag

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Remove the files, see screenshot and leave RemoteDesktopManager.cfg and Addoninfo60.xml.

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Close and save the application!

Goodluck and happy packaging!

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