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       xfreerdp - FreeRDP X11 client


       xfreerdp [file] [options] [/v:server[:port]]


       xfreerdp is an X11 Remote Desktop Protocol (RDP) client which is part of the FreeRDP
       project. An RDP server is built-in to many editions of Windows. Alternative servers
       included xrdp and VRDP (VirtualBox).


       /a:addin[,options], /addin:addin[,options]

           Action script (default:~/.config/freerdp/

       /admin, /console
           Admin (or console) session

           desktop composition (default:off)

       /app:path or ||alias
           Remote application program

           Remote application command-line parameters

           File to open with remote application

           Remote application GUID

           Remote application icon for user interface

           Remote application name for user interface

           Remote assistance password

           Asynchronous channels (experimental) (default:off)

           Asynchronous input (default:off)

           Asynchronous update (default:off)

           Audio output mode

           Authenticate only (default:off)

           Authentication (experimental) (default:on)

           Automatic reconnection (default:off)

           Automatic reconnection maximum retries, 0 for unlimited [0,1000]

           bitmap cache (default:on)

           Session bpp (color depth) (default:16)

           Print the build configuration

           Automatically abort connection for any certificate that can not be validated.

           Ignore certificate

           Certificate name

           Automatically accept certificate on first connect

           Client Hostname to send to server

           Redirect clipboard (default:on)

           Bitmap codec cache

       -compression, -z
           compression (default:on)

           Compression level (0,1,2)

           credentials delegation (default:off)


           Window decorations (default:on)

           Display control

           Redirect directory <path< as named share <name<. Hotplug support is enabled with
           /drive:hotplug,*. This argument provides the same function as "Drives that I plug in
           later" option in MSTSC.

           Redirect all mount points as shares (default:off)

           Dynamic virtual channel

           Send resolution updates when the window is resized

       /echo, /echo
           Echo channel

           Encryption (experimental) (default:on)

           RDP standard security encryption methods

           Fullscreen mode (<Ctrl<+<Alt<+<Enter< toggles fullscreen)

           fast-path input/output (default:on)

           FIPS mode (default:off)

           floatbar is disabled by default (when enabled defaults to sticky in fullscreen mode)

           smooth fonts (ClearType) (default:on)

           Number of frame acknowledgement

           Read credentials from stdin. With <force< the prompt is done before connection,
           otherwise on server request.

           Gateway Hostname

       /gateway-usage-method:[direct|detect], /gum:[direct|detect]
           Gateway usage method

           Gateway domain

           GDI rendering

           Geometry tracking channel

           Consume multitouch input locally (default:off)

           RDP8 graphics pipeline (experimental)

           RDP8 graphics pipeline using progressive codec (default:off)

           RDP8 graphics pipeline using small cache mode (default:off)

           RDP8 graphics pipeline using thin client mode (default:off)

           Glyph cache (experimental) (default:off)

           Gateway password

           Grab keyboard (default:on)

           Gateway transport type

           Gateway username

       /gat:access token
           Gateway Access Token

           Height (default:768)

           Support heartbeat PDUs (default:off)

       /help, /?
           Print help

           Redirect user home as share (default:off)

       /ipv6, /6
           Prefer IPv6 AAA record over IPv4 A record

       /kbd:0xid or name
           Keyboard layout

           Function key value

           List keyboard layouts

           Keyboard subtype

           Keyboard type

           Load balance info

           Set logger filters, see wLog(7) for details

           Set the default log level, see wLog(7) for details

           Specify maximum fast-path update size

           Specify maximum time in milliseconds spend treating packets

           menu animations (default:off)

           Audio input (microphone)

           List detected monitors

           Select monitors to use

           Send mouse motion (default:on)

           Redirect multimedia (video)

           Use multiple monitors

           Redirect multitouch input (default:off)

           Support multitransport protocol (default:off)

           protocol security negotiation (default:on)

           Network connection type

       /nsc, /nscodec
           NSCodec support

           offscreen bitmap cache (default:on)

           Orientation of display in degrees

           Use the old license workflow (no CAL and hwId set to 0) (default:off)


           Redirect parallel device

           Parent window id

           Use smart card authentication with password as smart card PIN (default:off)

           Preconnection Blob

           Preconnection Id

           Physical height of display (in millimeters)

           Replay rfx pcap file

           Server port

           suppress output when minimized (default:on)

           Print base64 reconnect cookie after connecting (default:off)

           Redirect printer device

           Proxy settings: override env.var (see also environment variable below). Protocol
           "socks5" should be given explicitly where "http" is default. Note: socks proxy is not
           supported by env. variable

       /pth:password-hash, /pass-the-hash:password-hash
           Pass the hash (restricted admin mode)

           Physical width of display (in millimeters)

           Pass base64 reconnect cookie to the connection

           Override the preferred redirection order

       /relax-order-checks, /relax-order-checks
           Do not check if a RDP order was announced during capability exchange, only use when
           connecting to a buggy server

       /restricted-admin, /restrictedAdmin
           Restricted admin mode


           RemoteFX mode

           Scaling factor of the display (default:100)

           Scaling factor for desktop applications (value between 100 and 500) (default:100)

           Scaling factor for app store applications (default:100)

           Force specific protocol security

           NLA extended protocol security (default:off)

           NLA protocol security (default:on)

           RDP protocol security (default:on)

           TLS protocol security (default:on)

       /serial[:name[,path[,driver[,permissive]]]], /tty[:name[,path[,driver[,permissive]]]]
           Redirect serial device

           Alternate shell

           Shell working directory

       /size:widthxheight or percent%[wh]
           Screen size (default:1024x768)

           Scale remote desktop to window size

           Redirect the smartcard devices containing any of the <str< in their names.

           Activates Smartcard Logon authentication. (EXPERIMENTAL: NLA not supported)

           Audio output (sound)

           Span screen over multiple monitors

           SPN authentication service class

       /ssh-agent, /ssh-agent
           SSH Agent forwarding channel

       /t:title, /title:title
           Window title

           themes (default:on)

           Allowed TLS ciphers

           TLS security level - defaults to 1 (default:1)

           Alt+Ctrl+Enter to toggle fullscreen (default:on)


           Let server see real physical pointer button (default:off)

           Redirect USB device

           Server hostname

           Static virtual channel

           Print version

           Video optimized remoting channel

           Hyper-V console (use port 2179, disable negotiation)

           Width (default:1024)

           wallpaper (default:on)

           full window drag (default:off)

           window position

           Set the WM_CLASS hint for the window instance

           Use available work area


       wlog environment variable
           xfreerdp uses wLog as its log facility, you can refer to the corresponding man page
           (wlog(7)) for more informations. Arguments passed via the /log-level or /log-filters
           have precedence over the environment variables.


       xfreerdp connection.rdp /p:Pwd123! /f
           Connect in fullscreen mode using a stored configuration connection.rdp and the
           password Pwd123!

       xfreerdp /u:USER /size:50%h /
           Connect to host with user USER and a size of 50 percent of the height.
           If width (w) is set instead of height (h) like /size:50%w. 50 percent of the width is

       xfreerdp /u:CONTOSO\\JohnDoe /p:Pwd123! /
           Connect to host with user CONTOSO\\JohnDoe and password Pwd123!

       xfreerdp /u:JohnDoe /p:Pwd123! /w:1366 /h:768 /v:
           Connect to host on port 4489 with user JohnDoe, password Pwd123!. The
           screen width is set to 1366 and the height to 768

       xfreerdp /u:JohnDoe /p:Pwd123! /vmconnect:C824F53E-95D2-46C6-9A18-23A5BB403532
           Establish a connection to host with user JohnDoe, password Pwd123!  and
           connect to Hyper-V console (use port 2179, disable negotiation) with VMID

           Activate clipboard redirection

           Activate drive redirection of /home/user as home drive

           Activate smartcard redirection for device device

           Activate printer redirection for printer device using driver driver

           Activate serial port redirection for port device

           Activate parallel port redirection for port device

           Activate audio output redirection using device sys:alsa

           Activate audio input redirection using device sys:alsa

           Activate multimedia redirection using device sys:alsa

           Activate USB device redirection for the device identified by 054c:0268



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