Clipboard sharing doesn't work in Windows 10 Remote Desktop modern app

It's an ongoing temperamental issue - occasionally clipboard sharing stops working in Windows 10 Remote Desktop app. When this happens, I usually can fix this by killing and restarting rdpclip.exe process on the remote computer.

Disable Google Picasa screenshots feature

When Google Picasa is running it will intercept any screenshots you take and automatically save them in C:\Users\<username>\Pictures\Picasa\Screen Captures folder.

Google Picasa - Screenshot Saved

There doesn't seem to be any UI setting that would disable this often unwanted feature. Luckily there is a workaround. All you need to do is remove access to this folder from all users and groups (even yourself). Once this is done, Picasa won't have access to this folder and will not save any screenshots anymore.

Transfer VPN connections between PCs in Windows 10

To transfer all your VPN connections from one Windows 10 PC to another simply copy the following file: C:\Users\<username>\AppData\Roaming\Microsoft\Network\Connections\Pbk\rasphone.pbk. This will not transfer VPN authentication credentials so you will need to enter these manually.

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