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Virtualised windows 8 box always logs out on rdp disconnect [migrated]

I have a fresh windows 8.1 install running inside virtual box. Active directory is not in use. I can remote desktop to it OK, but as soon as I disconnect it logs the user out. I've disabled the ...
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Will Windows 2008 R2 still accept remote connections if the system drive is full? [closed]

Will Windows 2008 R2 still accept remote RDP connections if there is no system drive space available?
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1answer
97 views

limit memory usage of users on windows server 2008 r2

We have an IBM server in our research lab with Windows server 2008 R2 OS. Six users log in and use software like MATLAB or R and run their codes. When a bad program takes up too much RAM or CPU usage, ...
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1answer
66 views

Windows RDP: which options to remotely kill a process which prevents rdp connection

I have windows machine (running w7x64) executing since months a given job. I don't have any sort of physical access to it and I usually control things via RDP (remote desktop protocol). Currently the ...
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1answer
56 views

RDP to server with invalid cert only works on Windows 2012

I'm trying to RDP to a client's server. When trying from Windows 2008 R2, I get the following error after being prompted for my credentials: When I try from Windows 2012, I get an error about the ...
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1answer
37 views

RDP query, only require one session (console?)

I have a VPS server running Windows Server 2008 and am slightly confused regarding RDP sessions. I have set the server to automatically log onto the Administrator account and run programs from ...
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0answers
40 views

Windows Server 2008 and Selenium Low Resolution issue

We have several Windows 2008 server machines that run Selenium Server for browser testing. After the machines are rebooted, the tests only have 800x600 screen resolution to run in, which is not ...
0
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1answer
49 views

Start EC2 windows instance before authentication [closed]

When i start my EC2 windows instance using boto python and custom ami, it does not boot up until i login into it using remote desktop and enter my user credentials. Is there a workaround to avoid ...
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1answer
95 views

Accessing Remote Desktop on multiple windows machines behind NAT

Our company has multiple Windows servers running behind a NAT firewall. We would like to provide Remote Desktop access to these machines to our users. One of the solutions is by port forwarding. We ...
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1answer
50 views

RDP connection, where Windows stores passwords?

I have a .rdp file with all my configurations but no password field. When I double click it, RDP opens my desktop correctly. My question is: where Windows stores my rdp account password? Thanks.
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1answer
97 views

RDP file - authentication level doesn't work

I've set authentication level:i:0 in the RDP file, but when I connect to this computer with mstsc it asks me if I want to connect to this computer, so the parameter is ignored by the mstsc. How to fix ...
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1answer
307 views

Simultaneous Remote Desktop Connections in Windows Server

I would like to remote control the administrator user of my Windows Server 2008 R2 simultaneously from 3 remote computers. To do that, in Group Policy, I disabled "restrict to a single remote desktop ...
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1answer
59 views

Windows Remote Desktop: Different configurations based on location

Is it possible to set up remote desktop (via group policy or another method) so that it has different settings based on where the user is connecting to the session from? In my scenario, I'd like to ...
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0answers
73 views

Configure the “Remote Desktop” RemoteApp in TSGateway / RDWeb

We have an installation of TS/RDGateway with the RDWeb IIS installed. The "Remote Desktop" tab is also configured, but it lacks an option for "/multimon" but DOES let users configure their ...
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1answer
102 views

After adding 2012 server to domain, cannot RDP using domain accounts

I just added a win2012 server (VM) to the domain (controlled by win2008r2 DC) Everything is fine except that I cannot RDP to the server using domain credentials (enterprise admin) from any PC EXCEPT ...
2
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3answers
822 views

Has anyone ever ran Terminal Services (Server 2008) over AWS?

I was looking at the AWS pricing guide and it seems very impractical to do this. For even a small-medium deployment (say 15 users), I would assume I need at least 32 GB of RAM (2GB each + the OS). ...
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1answer
273 views

Automating RDP session availability test

We have a daily procedure when operator logs on via RDP to Windows hosts to ensure the operation is successful so other users can logon at the later stage and to their work. Putting aside question ...
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1answer
325 views

Domain Admin RDP access

Here is the issue... Domain admins can only RDP to two of my servers if the domain admins group is in the remote desktop users group. If you remove the domain admin group from the remote desktop users ...
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2answers
80 views

Trigger event to fire when user connects to a terminal server?

We have a (very) fragile software suite running on a server in our datacenter that requires a user to be logged in, but freaks out and crashes if the user logs in twice (resource contentions, all ...
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2answers
52 views

Need to push or setup rdp to and pc's to domain

I have about 8 PCs and I need to add them to the domain but I am out of the office for a few weeks. I would need to remote into these computers that I know. How can I RDP into a computer that is not ...
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0answers
238 views

Linux: serial port forwarding via RDP to Windows machine

I'm trying to redirect serial device on /dev/ttyUSB0 to RDP session with Windows (XP or server 2003) through FreeRDP or rdesktop. Like this for example: xfrerdp /a:serial,COM3,/dev/ttyUSB0 /v:server ...
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1answer
422 views

Start /WAIT RDP FIle in Windows 8

I am not sure if I should post this one here or in StackOverflow. I want a BAT that opens a RDP connection file and then, when the connection is closed, logoff the machine. start /WAIT ...
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0answers
381 views

How to restrict RDP access to certain domain admins?

We have some domain admins on the Windows domain. We want to restrict some of them from accessing certain servers via RDP (mstsc.exe). But we still want them to be domain admins. So in the end, some ...
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2answers
174 views

Windows 7 RDP Security

I use RDP on Windows 7 (SP1) to connect to Windows Server 2008. There is no SSL I have setup on the server yet which I will do. Before that I just wondering if the connection to the server is secure ...
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1answer
70 views

Stopping local drive mappings from transfering to a RDP session

We have a SQL server that locally has about 6 physical drives mapped. However let's say G: is a mount point to the SAN, if I connect with my local machine and have a personal folder mapped locally as ...
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0answers
321 views

Unable to RDP from one site to Windows 2008

I have a Windows 2008 R2 Terminal Server with 5 cals. I have User1 to 5 set up with RDP allowed from all OS. All the Users can RDP from all over the world. The event log shows this. These are ...
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1answer
890 views

Windows 2008 R2 remote desktop - Double Login

After an Active Directory fail RDP connection started to ask for credentials twice (once on local RDP program, second time on remote's logon screen) I already looked at Windows 2008 R2 RDS - Double ...
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1answer
50 views

Looking for input on Windows+Mac Clients setup

I'm in the process of building the architecture for a new SMB. Some decisions have already been made, but I'm looking for some input from the community. Basically, the fundamental problem I'm trying ...
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1answer
64 views

Windows RDP. Two computers. Ssl [closed]

I want to do following: Two computers with windows 7. One connects to another via RDP and access is verified and connection is protected by some kind of certificate. As far as I understood to use SSL ...
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1answer
92 views

RDP from more than one router

I'm trying to get my server to accept RDP from a different router/gateway than the server is set up on. If I change the gateway on the server to the router forwarding RDP then it connects but if I ...
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1answer
189 views

RDP Windows 7 to Windows XP

---------- WarningMsg 10/16/2012 2:34:05 PM RDP disconnected! Remote Desktop can’t connect to the remote computer for one of these reasons: 1) Remote access to the server is not enabled 2) The ...
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0answers
134 views

Disable Clipboard Mapping for RDP VPN Users

On Windows, Terminal Services configuration allows you to enable or disable 'Clipboard Mapping' for RDP. However, is it possible to selectively enable or disable this? i.e. If I want to enable ...
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4answers
591 views

Using a local USB storage pen on a remote Windows server via Remote Desktop

Using the mstsc.exe client shipped by default with recent versions of Windows (i.e. Windows 7) is it possible to access local USB storage on a remote server (assume Windows Server 2008). For example, ...
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1answer
281 views

RDP failure to Cisco Anyconnect local IP. Remote Connection to public IP working

I currently have a cloud server hosted and I'm using the Cisco Anyconnect client to VPN it into our local network. I can remote desktop to the server using it's public IP address. However this is not ...
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3answers
674 views

Finding forgotten RDP sessions?

I work in an enterprise environment with hundreds upon hundreds of Windows servers (all in a single AD domain), both locally and in other countries. I'm often required to log into an RDP session on ...
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0answers
626 views

Remote desktop session freeze and disconnect

Problem: Intermittent rdp session freeze up. Effects most user RDP sessions not all. Some times the freeze may disconnect the RDP session and reconnect. This can happen 1 or 2 time per day or may ...
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1answer
94 views

Reaching machine from another network (having RDP to another machine in the same network)

Lets say there is Machine A (Ubuntu) in Network A and Machine B in Network B. There is also Machine C (Windows 7) in Network B and I can access it through RDP from Machine A. What I need is to be able ...
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5answers
3k views

Large number of failed RDP login attempts

I've seen this same question discussed for unix style servers- such as here Is it normal to get hundreds of break-in attempts per day? But I would like to know if there is a similar recommendation ...
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1answer
2k views

RDP ts port redirection

I have 2 pairs of serial devices (a scale and a POS pin pad) hooked up to 2 pcs (4 serial devices in total) with windows xp embedded sp3 (x86) running RDC/rdp 6.0. I am using those machines to RDP ...
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1answer
249 views

RDP fakout when connectiong: does nothing, no error

Using windows RDP, I'm trying to connect to a remote machine to which I connected fine moments earlier. I had to reboot the server... Now, I type in my credentials and it looks like its working (the ...
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2answers
5k views

Maximum connections in remote desktop for Windows Server 2008 R2

I am trying to set up my server so that more than 2 people can use it at once. I am looking at the RDP-Tcp Properties window in Remote desktop session host configuration, and it won't get higher than ...
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2answers
188 views

Windows 2008. cannot connect via RDP anymore after changes to Firewall prot settings

After successfully changing default RDP port on remote Windows 2008 R2, I configured that inbound rule to apply only to authenticated connections (because i needed to assign ONLY specific users to be ...
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2answers
384 views

RDP with Mac and Server Essentials

Using Windows Server Essentials 2011, can a Mac connect through the remote web portal and (possibly using a third-party tool, if necessary), create a remote desktop connection to their work machine? ...
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2answers
1k views

Simple and affordable Windows two factor authentication

has someone a solution for a simple and affordable two factor authentication for RDP similar to the SSH login on a unix machine? PAT
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1answer
133 views

Enabling RDP in all workgroup computers

I need to activate RDP on all our Windows XP Computers who are currently in workgroup mode.. anyone knows a script or a software that can scan / activate the RDP Service on the machines? I've already ...
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1answer
2k views

Block brute force attack via Remote Desktop Protocol [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Ban, slowdown or stop massive login attempts to RDP I have a Windows 2008 Server which is being attacked very hard. Somebody is trying to use brute force to sign in to ...
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1answer
323 views

Windows SBS 2008 user unable to RDP in even though it is in the correct groups

Problem: A user was accidentally deleted from a Windows SBS 2008 server running Active Directory and we have been unable to grant it RDP rights - the error message states that the account needs to be ...
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3answers
259 views

Your thoughts on vendor requiring all users to login to a MS terminal server with the same username and password

I have a vendor stating that they won't support the Microsoft Server 2008 R2 Terminal Server they are installing unless all users login using the same username and password. They claim this is to make ...
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3answers
508 views

Alternative to Windows RDP for Remote Workers

Are there any good solutions out there for remote workers that require remote desktop access? My challenge is that it must support at least decent flash acceleration. The workers rely on an ...
3
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1answer
534 views

Configuring Terminal Services to utilize SSL for authentication of the Server

In my office, there is one Network Server running Windows 2003 SP2. This IS NOT A WEB SERVER. There are 7 workstations, each one is running Windows XP. Two of the workstations are setup with Credit ...