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Recently we bought dedicated server with Windows Server 2012 Standard.It's allowing 2 people at a time.So I want to allow more people at a time.

How can I do this?

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Are you referring to Remote Desktop? If so, you can try this.

  1. Log into the server and press Windows key + R then type MMC.exe.
  2. Click on File > Add/Remove Snap-in > click on Group Policy Object > Add> Finish > OK.
  3. Double click on Local Computer Policy > double click on Computer Configuration > Administrative Templates > Windows Components > Remote Desktop Services > Remote Desktop Session Host > Connections.
  4. Limit Number of Connections = 999999.
  5. Restrict Remote Desktop Services users to a single Remote Desktop Services session = DISABLED.

Hope this helps.

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by default Limit Number of Connections = Not configured.Still it allows 2 users at a time. by default it allows 2 people at a time. Is it right what I am saying. –  subbu Aug 14 '13 at 13:37
    
I mention Limit Number of Connections =3 and selects enabled option. Also I did Restrict Remote Desktop Services users to a single Remote Desktop Services session = DISABLED.Still it's allowing 2 people. –  subbu Aug 14 '13 at 13:44
    
I'm not sure what else to say in that case. I don't have a Server 2012 to test this on myself. After you made the change, did you force a Group Policy refresh? –  Jack Aug 14 '13 at 14:28
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