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I used to connect to this PC via remote desktop when it had WinXp, and all worked fine.

Since it has Windows Vista Business, when i login, another session is created for the same user, so i cant's see or have access to the applications already opened by that user.

What i want is the same behavior of remote desktop in WinXp Pro.

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To connect to the server's console, try using:

mstsc /v:<server> /admin

Or without SP1:

mstsc /v:<server> /console
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Ok, thanks i'll try it tomorrow at work. –  Mario Nov 17 '10 at 21:05
    
Works fine, thanks. –  Mario Nov 18 '10 at 19:25
    
What looks strange to me is the fact that this way the Remote Desktop didn't ask me for any user/password. –  Mario Nov 19 '10 at 1:09
    
It has probably cached the last-used credential. It doesn't do this for all configurations, so you just lucked out. –  harrymc Nov 19 '10 at 8:49

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