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Status Under review
Created by Guest
Created on Oct 14, 2021

Running bots on the same VM with different user accounts

We know that In IBM RPA, we do not have the ability to run bots on the same VM with different windows user accounts because it works with console sessions of Windows and cannot have two console sessions so is their any option to make it works with different user account as we have a process that works only with vision and we want to run another process at the same time on another windows user account ( running the bot as an RDP session ) ?
Idea priority High
  • Guest
    Oct 28, 2022

    From cost management infrastructure perspective, this solution can bring a strong reduction in the number of runtime virtual machines needed to run RPAs.

    I mean, a VERY strong reduction. This can potentially bring cost management to a new level.

  • Guest
    May 26, 2022

    This feature can solve two problems we face

    - Concurrent execution of bots that need to use computer vision, keyboard commands, or that the application does not support multi-thread. Because on the same server, we were able to configure the TS and open several users, each using their own environment to execute your bot

    - Due to the robot currently running in the console session, the display resolutions are according to the machine's standard, not being able to configure a specific resolution. If when starting a robot via RDP, I can access more resolution options, solving problems where development is done in a resolution that the machine does not support by default