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Remote login (RDP) to server using its dns host name or its IP gives the same user account two desktops

I encountered an interesting situation today that I didn't know about. I logged in by user A using server dns host name SERVNAME and got myself session and my desktop. I put on the desktop some file. ...
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How to disable RDP access for Administrator

We need to disallow the domain Administrator account to access a server directly via RDP. Our policy is to log on as regular user and then use Run As Admin functionallity. How can we set this up? The ...
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Linux to Windows remote desktop - is \\tsclient visible for other computers

I'm often connecting from my linux computer at home to windows 7 computer at work. I'm using freerdp and remmina. I'm also sharing my linux desktop so I can transfer files work<->home. During ...
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Will Terminal Services Audio Recording Redirection work across a standard broadband connection?

We're looking at setting up some software on Terminal Services, but need to redirect audio recording to the server for this software to fulfil its function. The Terminal Services servers are hosted ...
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How to change Windows Server 2008 on screen keyboard view mode?

Stupid question, because I cannot find the answer to this anywhere. A user on an our terminal servers somehow changed the view of the on screen keyboard to 'block' mode. This is the only user ...
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RDP disabled but still logging successful connections on disabled accounts

Since i was suspicious about unauthorized RDP connections on my computer, I disabled the RDP service to make sure nobody could access my computer any more. After this, I checked the logs in ...
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Windows 7 - two windows active at the same time

i want to use one PC to play a game and surf the web at the same time. I did some searching and found that it could be done via Windows Terminal Server, but I have no idea how to set it up and how to ...
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Can't access \\tsclient\c when connecting with RDP to Windows XP

When I connect with mstsc (remote desktop client) from win8 to a computer running windows xp professional, on xp in windows explorer I can only see \\tsclient\e, which is a letter of a removable ...
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How are the terminal services drivers loaded?

I have been searching all over the internet for an answer although I have not been able to figure it out. I am trying to figure out exactly how Terminal Services loads their own drivers instead of the ...
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Server 2012, Create Collection not showing RD session host

I have terminal services (session now) up. I can use the default remote apps fine and such. My problem is when I go to create a new collection my RD session host does not show up?? any directions for ...
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Using LS2208 Barcode Scanner with Terminal Services

We use Symbol LS2208 barcode scanners throughout the office for processing of invoices and are in the process of converting some of the machines over to terminal services. The invoicing application ...
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“Disconnecting” from a RemoteApp

I've setup a server with Windows Server 2012 and I have 2 clients (my Laptop and my PC, just to give you the context). I will not demand to access the program twice. I use the server mainly as a file ...
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Is a remote desktop session a background service

I have some virtual machines (xp, windows 7) running on hyper-v for developing and testing purpose. I access those vms only by remote desktop and run on them various software I was wondering if i ...
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Obtaining previous day's User Log details from the command line

Generally we can find the User Log details for a particular day by using Quser at the command prompt. Is there any way or particular command to find the User Log details for the previous day also?
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Why is terminal services logging out?

I have a Windows 2003 R2 server running terminal services for our accounting system. For some reason some of my users are being automatically logged out of their session. In my Group Policy for ...
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CTRL+X, CTRL+V of files across terminal sessions resorts to CTRL+C/CTRL+V behavior

When we cut a file and paste it in another computer through 'Terminal Session' window, after the paste operation completes, I find that the source is still there. Is it something a Terminal Session ...
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How to mount a Windows shared drive on OS X given a Windows user like this: myserver@mydomain.com

I have a script in OS X which is something like this: tell application "Finder" try mount volume "SMB://myuser:mypwd@myhost/sharedfolder" end try end tell It works fine, but now ...
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Command prompt uses 4x6 font for non-1 sessions, 8x12 unavailable

I have a proble with Windows 8. If the current user session isn’t the first session started after a cold boot (basically meaning a restart in Windows 8), the console windows use very tiny 4x6 terminal ...
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How to use windows 7 terminal services to create the additional session

I using two monitors on the same computer, I want to create an additional session to use on the second monitor. How to do that?
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Allow multiple RDP sessions for specific users on a terminal server

I know, that there's an option to allow all users to open multiple sessions to one terminal server. But is there also a way to allow it only for some specific users through Group Policies?
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CORD 0.5.7 RDC client Copy and Paste

I'm using the software CORD 0.5.7 on my Mac (OSX 10.7) as a RDC client for accessing various Windows servers. However since one of the latest updates of the software the Copy and Paste behaviour has ...
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How do I enable terminal services on Windows 8?

How do I enable the feature in Windows 8 that will let me connect to my computer remotely via Microsoft's terminal services client? --Edit-- Is there a way to change the connection limit, so that ...
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On Windows 7 x64, How can I disable multi-session in RDP?

Currently, my desktop running Win7 supports multiple sessions under the same username, which can be annoying if I left an app open on one that I can't access from another. How can I disable this and ...
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Multiple simultaneous connections to a server [closed]

At work I and other people can connect to say for example, server 1 simultaneously and we're in our own environment so to speak. How is this possible? Is it RDP or Terminal Services? Or both?
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Remote assist Windows 2008 R2 session

As mentioned in this kb article, it is not possible to shadow a session with multiple monitors enabled. It does mention that Remote Assistance supports multiple monitors, and is the presently ...
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TS Printer Redirection Issue

I am stumped by a printer redirection problem we are having on various PCs throughout our network. We use RDP (Server 2008r2) to have users log into our farm and access our ERP. Since we have ...
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Remote Desktop: can't connect to remote computer

I am trying to RDP to another computer on a LAN and sometimes get the folllowing error: This computer can't connect to the remote computer. Try connecting again. If the problem continues, contact the ...
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Process keeps creating dump files

We have a Delphi application running on a terminal server that keeps generating dump files. For the same PID, it keeps creating dump files with an interval of around 1 second until the process is ...
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How to forbid RDP login when user is already logged on to the system

We have a Windows XP machine that is used remotely via RDP. Currenly, if a user 1 logs-in to the system using an Administrator account, he can work only until a user 2 tries to login to this same ...
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How to reset RDC client license on Windows 7?

In Windows XP if you have a problem with your RDC client license, you can delete the HKLM\Software\Microsoft\MSLicensing key to force the license to rebuild itself on reconnection. If you try the ...
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Need to split up packets and rebuild again at destination

Cant go into too much details here for various reasons but here's what I've got. I've a host which replies to a terminal with a receipt containing info of what items have been purchased at the ...
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Modify 30 second wait period when RDP'ing to computer with user already logged in

In Windows 7, when remotely connecting to a workstation that already has a user logged in, it prompts the local user that someone is trying to connect and offers them 30 seconds to deny access. I ...
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How to disable window service when the service doesn't accept SERVICE_ACCEPT_STOP control code?

Actually, I trying to disable terminal service in windows XP. But this service doesn't accept any control code. even SERVICE_ACCEPT_SHUTDOWN. I can't disable it in system control panel, using net ...
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Terminal Server - Task Manager disapears Windows 2003 Server

A bit of a problem on our Server 2003 Windows, from time to time terminal server manager stops working and I couldn't see any active sessions, so I went over to task manager to see the ...
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Searching for a word or phrase in Windows Server 2008 R2 / Terminal Services

We have several Terminal Services users who are migrating to Windows Server 2008 R2 and Office 2010 from Server 2003 and Office 2003. One of the questions that has come up as a result of all this is: ...
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How to mount SAMBA on MAC OSX from terminal?

I need to be able mount SAMBA (SMB sharing) from terminal. For MAC OS versions (10.5,10.6,10.7) . How can I do that?
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Obtaining Windows printer share SMB settings (for tsclient/rdesktop on Linux)

At work, I have access to a "virtual" Windows server terminal, which I can access through my Ubuntu Linux via tsclient or rdesktop. Additionally, there are printer shares on this network, which can ...
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Alternate drivers for an Epson Stylus C88

My clients use an EMR that is very particular with printers. One of the clients uses an Epson Stylus C88 but the software ignores the driver, so it can't see the printer. When my client tries to ...
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Bootcamp to Terminal Server

We have a user using a Mac with Bootcamp and Windows installed. Connecting to a Windows 2008 R2 Terminal Server from the Windows install the Mac keyboard does not map correctly. Does anyone know if ...
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Windows: How to make programs think they're not running in a terminal server session?

I am using the program "SoftXPand 2011 Duo" by Miniframe on my Windows 7 PC. It makes two workstations out of one computer. It uses the terminal services built into Windows to create the additional ...
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Remote desktop crashes when connecting with printing local resource enabled (XP to Server 2008)

A client uses Remote Desktop (MSTSC) to connect to her office. Recently her network admin apparently did some sort of update on the server (Windows Server 2008), and after these every time she ...
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uninstalling or blocking internet explorer on server 2003

I'm not sure how exactly to ask this question. At my small company we've decided to use group policy to set all users homepage to a pretty html file. We also are going to force IE to open upon ...
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keyboard to change desktop in terminal server client

I'm using tsclient 0.150, running on ubuntu,m to access a windows remote computer with ctrl-alt-enter I can exit and enter full-screen mode I'd like to be able to use ctrl-alt-left and ...
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No audio in TS session to Windows Server 2008 R2

I have a server box with Windows Server 2008 R2 and no audio hardware. I have installed the "Desktop Experience" feature, and if I plug in a USB headset audio works on the console. However when I ...
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How to copy user's profile from one terminal desktop to another?

we are using two terminal desktop servers of same versions at work. there is server A and B. Users tend to have only one fully customized user profile only at A or B. We want them to connect to load ...
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windows 7 terminal service connection count [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to enable multiple logon remote desktop in Win7 Hello, The default terminal services connection count in Windows 7 is 1. How do I increase this to 2?
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How to copy/paste a shortcut to all users quick launch toolbar?

I'm trying to figure out a way to add ONE new shortcut icon to all 40 user's quick launch toolbar without having to manually paste into 40 folders.
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Is there any way I can make the connection bar “more difficult” to display using the Microsoft Terminal Services Client?

The Microsoft Terminal Services Client (Also known as "Remote Desktop" or RDP) is an awesome remote access tool that I use all the time. It has but one major annoyance -- there's a bar at the top of ...
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Mac OS X as client to Windows Terminal Services?

Can a Mac OS X machine act as a client to Windows Terminal Services? Specifically the following needs to work: Printing (printing from inside the terminal window should use the local Mac printer) ...
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Two people using the same computer at the same time remotely!

We have two computer in office and two people. My computer is much more faster than another computer. Is it possible my colleague connect to my computer remotely and work by my computer? Using ...