Bug ID 641034: Use RDP URIs to launch MS RemoteApps from APM Webtop on Mac

Last Modified: Jun 10, 2021

Bug Tracker

Affected Product:  See more info
BIG-IP APM(all modules)

Known Affected Versions:
13.0.0, 13.0.0 HF1, 13.0.0 HF2, 13.0.0 HF3, 13.0.1, 13.1.0,,,,,,,,, 13.1.1,,,,, 13.1.3,,,,,,, 13.1.4,

Fixed In:

Opened: Jan 24, 2017
Severity: 3-Major


RDP client versions do not handle URI encoding properly.


URI encoding improperly handled.


APM using RDP files to launch Microsoft RemoteApps from the APM Webtop on Apple Macintosh computers.



Fix Information

APM now uses RDP URIs (instead of RDP files) to launch MS RemoteApps from APM Webtop on Mac. Mac MS RDP client 8.0.39 or later is required (as previous RDP client versions cannot handle URI encoding properly).

Behavior Change