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Copy/Paste Not Working in RDP

Copy/Paste Not Working in RDP

If Copy/Paste is not working at all in RDP, it could be due to a few reasons:
GPO policies on remote machine are preventing copy/paste
User deactivated Clipboard functionality when initialy prompted
Windows rdpclip process is having issues. See below steps to remediate.
Open task manager
Go to Processes Tab
Select rdpclip.exe
Select End Process
Go to Application Tab
Select New Process
Type rdpclip
Press Ok

Updated on: 08/03/2023

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