Reflection X Advantage 16.2 Release Notes

1.0 Introduction

Reflection X Advantage is an X server that allows you to view your UNIX desktop and work with X client applications from a remote workstation.

These release notes list the features and fixes in Reflection X Advantage (RXA) version 16.2, released in February, 2019. This version is included with the 16.2 versions of Reflection Desktop for X, Reflection Desktop Pro, and InfoConnect Desktop Pro for Unisys with X.

2.0 What’s New?

Reflection X Advantage 16.2 includes several security improvements and new features.

Many of these improvements were made in direct response to suggestions from our customers. We thank you for your time and valuable input. We hope you continue to help us ensure that our products meet all your needs.

2.1 Security Improvements

This release includes the following security improvements:

2.2 New Features

This release includes the following product enhancements:

  • Added support for SafeNet PKCS#11 driver for user authentication with smart cards.

  • Expanded X Input, X Keyboard, and Composite extension support.

3.0 Significant Changes in Behavior or Usage

In this release, Reflection X 14x was removed from Reflection Desktop products.

4.0 Resolved Issues

The following issues were fixed in this release:

  • Using MS IME incorrectly sent a newline.

  • X client windows frequently ceased to respond and (at times) lose their title bars.

  • Problems with servers not being synchronized occurred when running RXA servers on two monitors with extended displays.

  • A "Server out of Sync" error was received when running Dolphin file browser with a fault tolerant KDE Plasma session on RHEL 7.5.

5.0 Installing Reflection X Advantage

Maintained customers are now eligible to download the latest product releases at You will be prompted to login and accept the Software License Agreement before you can download a file.

For information about installing, see the Reflection X Advantage Planning & Installation Guide.

6.0 Previous Releases

For information about the Reflection Desktop 16.1 SP1 release, see the Reflection X Advantage 16.1 SP1 Release Notes and the Reflection Desktop 16.1 SP1 Update 1 Release Notes.

7.0 Contacting Micro Focus

For specific product issues, contact Micro Focus Support at

Additional technical information or advice is available from several sources:

8.0 Legal Notice

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