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Windows 8.1 a “.\” in remote desktop gives current computer not remote computer

We had some issues with our domain recently where we got the "trust relationship has failed" message on a server. Now normally I could just login with the local admin to fix this, however I had ...
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2answers
209 views

Routing to Remote Desktop Gateway on internal network

I have a single physical host that I am using as a virtualization lab and a number of VM's on Hyper-V that are connected to the host via an internal network. I had it working so that the physical host ...
2
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1answer
52 views

How to export computers from Active Directory to XML using Powershell?

I am trying to create a powershell scripts for Remote Desktop Connection Manager using the active directory module. My first thought was get a list of computers in AD and parse them out into XML ...
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0answers
129 views

Access denied when attempting login to servers with Domain Users via RDP

I have a VM server, with VSphere, I have 2 windows server 2003 VMs: A server holds the DNS, DC and AD roles. IIS holding a web platform that allows Domain Admins to create new Domain Users (which are ...
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1answer
117 views

Remote Desktop locks user account on Password Change

We maintain a Terminal Server on our network for our remote office and occasional third party vendors to connect in to. Our windows network active directory has the standard windows password ...
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1answer
111 views

RD Gateway: Most secure approach to authenticate users against remote domain

I need to perform authentication on a Remote Desktop Gateway against a remote domain. We have an internal corporate network with the domain corpdomain. Additionally there is a network at a remote ...
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1answer
1k views

How do I change the start-up login screen desktop background and theme on a XP machine where users log-in through AD?

So I have this XP machine on the AD and people login to it remotely using RDP clients. There is a default looking 'HP' themed wallpaper and the default XP theme is used (blue fisher price theme). Once ...
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0answers
47 views

Permitting Remote Deskop Users group to login in

I've been running into an issue where members of our IT department are unable to login to the servers we have recently set up. I have added the IT group to the Remote Desktop Users group and they are ...
0
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1answer
77 views

How to get access to all Client Desktops from the Active Directory Domain Controller?

I have access to Domain Controller 1 and 2 where "Windows Server 2008 R2 Standard" is running. There are also 10 clients running Windows 7 Professional in the domain, more clients to come. I would ...
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1answer
70 views

RDP to server from client outside of domain

Ok, bare with me please as I delve into the strange world of infrastructure :) The issue I am having is as follows, in the sql course I am doing I am tasked with creating a dc (named DC) with ip ...
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1answer
143 views

Adding user groups from a remote domain server to permissions of a remote desktop terminal server fails. why?

I have 3 computers, two of which are servers running Windows Server 2008 and another running Windows 7. One of the servers has the following roles installed; Active Directory, DHCP and DNS. The other ...
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4answers
11k views

How to allow active directory users to remote desktop in?

This is my first time setting up or even using active directory. I set it up, and added the computers(Actually VMs in Hyper V) to the active directory, and if if I use hyper-V to connect to the VMs, ...
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2answers
209 views

Active Directory: Domain Services and Remote Desktop

Recently I have installed AD: DS, used the default configuration, and rebooted to complete the installation. Once the machine restarted, I was unable to use remote desktop to log in to it. Is there ...
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0answers
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Remote Desktop suddenly stopped working for Windows domain

I recently migrated a Win2003 Small Business Server from a physical machine to a VM. It seemed to be working great for one day, until it mysteriously stopped authenticating Remote Desktop sessions to ...
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1answer
1k views

One Active Directory, Multiple Remote Desktop Services (Server 2012 solution)

What I am trying to do is quite complex, so I figured I'd throw it out to a wider audience to see if anyone can find a flaw. What I am trying to do (as an MSP/VAR) is design a solution that will give ...
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1answer
4k views

Your system administrator does not allow the user of saved credentials to log on to the remote computer

At our office, any of our Windows 7 Clients get this error message when we try and RDP to a remote W2K8 Server outside of the office :- Your system administrator does not allow the user of saved ...
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1answer
544 views

Is it possible to allow a client/user to log into a Remote Desktop session using credentials other than their AD username/password? (for SSO)

We are essentially trying to provide a single sign-on scenario with a few of our products. We would prefer to allow customers on their own machines (which are not in our control and cannot have the ...
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0answers
126 views

Unable to access file system via RemoteApp but works fine in RDP session

I've written a program that accesses a file on a remote server, through a remotely mounted drive on another server. The program runs fine (is able to access the file) when I start an RDP session, and ...
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2answers
400 views

Remote Desktop Session Broker + Folder Redirection: How to deal with Administrator accounts?

We are having a bunch of Windows Server 2008 R2 in a Remote Desktop Session Broker farm to allow access for our employees to a company Remote Desktop. Furthermore folder redirection and roaming ...
0
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4answers
7k views

Group Policy Wallpaper Setting for users is only applied for the first time

I have set a wallpaper for all users of my AD through a group policy: User Configuration -> Policies -> Administrative Templates -> Desktop -> Desktop Wallpaper This wallpaper is shown ...
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1answer
253 views

Cannot login after removing DC role

I have removed the Domain Controller role from my Windows Server 2008 R2. Now I cannot login remotely any more with the Administrator account, neither using the username "\Administrator", nor ...
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2answers
12k views

Remote Desktop Connection Denied because the user account is not authorized for remote login

I have set up Terminal Services in Windows 2003. Which is part of the domain. That server is not DC. It has only one role: Terminal Server When I'm trying to log in to it via RDP as an Domain ...
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1answer
311 views

unable to connect remote desktop after installing active directory

i have a co-location server on a data center. 5-10 web sites and sql server were running on it. After installation of active directory remotely, I am not able to login via remote desktop and also web ...
2
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1answer
108 views

I broke remote access when configuring an AD-DS

I bought a VPS and today is the first day. I admit that Im new on server administration and yay, I broke it on my first day. The objetive of this question is to learn from my errors, dont wan't to ...
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108 views

Software Install Policy Not Applying to Terminal (Remote Desktop) Services Server

I have a Google Chrome software install group policy object that works perfectly except when logging into the the Terminal (Remote Desktop) Services Server. It's configured under "User Configuration" ...
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1answer
3k views

How do I allow all members of a domain to login remotely to a Windows XP Machine?

I have a Samba server acting as a PDC. All of my users can login locally to any machine on the network with their Samba userID. The problem is, when a user tries to use remote desktop to access a ...
0
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1answer
422 views

Conflict with Local and Domain Policy for Remote Desktop

I am running Windows Server 2003 domain and implementing the Remote Desktop Users group without any problems to manage who has access to remote into the Domain Controller. I recently set up a virtual ...
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1answer
121 views

BES does not seem to be able to communicate with AD domain

I've had an issue this morning with trying to log on remotely to our BES in Sydney, and i'm getting nowhere fast! I've logged on locally to the machine with the administrator password fine, and the ...
3
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2answers
2k views

After restoring a HyperV snapshot, I get “the trust relationship between this workstation and the primary domain failed”

I have a Windows Server 2008 R2 HyperV machine. I had to restore it to an old snapshot, and now I'm getting the following error when logging in through remote desktop using a domain ID: "the trust ...
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0answers
379 views

User Account Picture doesn't display on Remote Desktop prompt

In an Active Directory Domain, I'm logging on via Remote Desktop to various AD clients. In Windows 7, the Remote Desktop connection prompt displays the last username I used to connect to the client ...
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3answers
346 views

Offline Remote Desktop Services (Terminal Services) Caching

Remote desktop services seems theoretically attractive, but I'm struggling with a practical aspect of deployment: mobile (laptop) users. I would say about 99% of the time, mobile users would be able ...
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3answers
2k views

Installing Terminal Server (Remote Desktop Services) on a Domain Controller (Active Directory)

From my research, I've come to understand that "Installing Terminal Server (Remote Desktop Services) on a Domain Controller (Active Directory)" is a cardinal sin - apparently there are some serious ...
1
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1answer
429 views

Temporary user-profiles on Windows Server 2008 TS

for a publicly accessible terminal server I have created a user profile which only allows running of a few programs (demonstration of applications). This results in many people connecting to the ...
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2answers
151 views

I want to take over PC's in my Active directory

Is it possible to have something like with terminal services to take over a Pc while its running? so you can help someone with what they are doing? and preform some help. or is there something ...
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2answers
1k views

Enabling remote connections via Group Policy on Windows xp workstations

Is there a way to automatically enable remote desktop connections to my workstations? I've tried enabling the following: Windows Components / Remote Desktop Service / Remote Desktop Session Host ...
2
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1answer
105 views

Domain users aren't found on domain-joined machine

I have Windows Server 2008 machine (VM) that I joined to a active directory domain (the DC is a 2K8 machine as well). It appears that the machine is joined, and I can log in to the machine as a domain ...
2
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4answers
390 views

Recommendations for the best way to set up an office of 15 to work on-site and from home

I handle an office of 15 employees that need to access their workspace from home and at work and was looking for advice on making things easier to manage. Right now the office is in a workgroup and ...
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3answers
9k views

Domain User can RDP into Domain Controller?

Vanilla Windows Server 2008 x64 Standard DC (AD, DNS). I was remoting into my DC to do a bit of work and, thru force of habit, logged into the server using a regular domain account, not a domain ...