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Does Windows Remote Desktop Sharing generate a log of the machine which has taken control (the remote system's IP or something else I can use to identify it)?

If so, where would I find these logs?

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ok its true I would have down voted this question also, but hey its this guys 1st question give him a little insight as to what he did wrong ok? – tony roth Jul 31 '12 at 21:08

Assuming you have the proper auditing enabled, this information is stored in the Security portion of the Event Viewer.

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