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RDP into Windows 2008 R2 server just stopped responding

Have a weird situation. I am running a windows 2008 R2 box that has 128 gigs ram and 2 6 core processorss. Box runs like a champ, however, it seems like every week orweek and a half, I can't RDP into ...
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1answer
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Too Many Printer Redirection Ports on Windows 2008 R2

We have a Windows 2008 R2 server with Printer Redirection, that clients connect to via Remote Desktop/Terminal Services. When there are a lot of users logged in to the server simultaneously, many of ...
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1answer
51 views

RDP using Windows CE 7 to Server 2008 R2

I use a Motorola device with Windows CE 07.00.2806 and try to connect to a Windows Server 2008 R2 getting the following error message: „An authentication error has occurred (Code: 0x80090304).“ ...
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2answers
67 views

Allow only specific users to have multiple RDP sessions on 2008 R2 (without AD DS)

I'm currently an intern in a forecast service of the rising in the water level of the rivers of an entire French Region. I apologise in advance for my English, I'm still improving it. The network ...
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1answer
94 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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0answers
97 views

Cannot enable RDP8 on Windows Server 2008R2

I have a Windows 2008R2 server running as a guest in Hyper-V configured as a Remote Desktop Server. I have several people who use the server both while they are in the office and also while out of the ...
1
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1answer
55 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
32 views

Server 2008 R2 TS brokering

I am using Server 2008 R2 as a terminal services broker for 5 Server 2008 R2 terminal servers. I am using the HP 5325 thin client to connect to the TS's. I have the thin-clients set to auto-login, ...
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0answers
95 views

Remote desktop fails with user denied until client reboot

Sometimes (but often enough to annoy) Remote Desktop Connection cannot connect to a server (2008 R2 but maybe also 2003) and claims that "The connection was denied because the user account is not ...
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1answer
123 views

Server 2008 R2 - Remote Desktop Users Group resetting members to SIDS

Server 2008 R2 server that several users in the domain (non-domain admins) need to be able to remote to -- added them to a security group in AD ("HPS-BS"), added that security group to Local group of ...
4
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3answers
447 views

Windows Server 2008 R2 STD doesn't accept first attempt to RDP

I have a terminal server running Windows Server 2008 R2 Standard and there is strange issue that I cannot connect to the server via RDP when I try to do this for the first time, but after first ...
4
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1answer
1k views

How to configure a Remoteapp server to increase stability

RemoteApp is Instable According to my experience, Remote Desktop connections (especially RemoteApp connections) suffer from several instablities, which manifest themselves especially when using ...
1
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1answer
76 views

Smss.exe - setting any core affinity breaks rdp on Windows 7 / Windows Server 2012

I have tried to set core affinity of smss.exe to not run on one critical core on Windows 7 and Windows Server 2008r2. It turns out that simply setting the core affinity to anything (even the full mask ...
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2answers
823 views

Can't RDP to domain member as a domain user

I've added a new domain user - who is a member of the "Remote Desktop Users" group, but they are unable to log in to a domain member. The error in event viewer is Account For Which Logon Failed: ...
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2answers
310 views

Is it possible to transfer files using RDP?

I have a server located in a DMZ only accessible by RDP, and I need to transfer files to it. My understanding is that the RDP protocol provides this functionality and that the client doesn't expose ...
1
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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 ...
3
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2answers
2k views

Why can't I RDP to a new Domain Controller with an account in Domain Admins group?

I just set up a Windows Server 2008 R2 domain controller. Since the reboot of the domain controller I have been unable to RDP to the domain controller with my Admin account. I get this message: ...
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1answer
241 views

does Windows sshd_block still work, work with windows 2008, or is there an alternative? [closed]

I saw this post: Cygwin SSHd Autoblock Failed Logins And I tried to implement it but I'm getting no results. Of course, it probably is me but before I went further I wanted to know if anyone has it ...
2
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2answers
625 views

Windows 2008 R2 Server with 2 ip address, how to only enable RDP to one address

As the title says we have a Windows 2008 R2 Server with 2 IP address. Currently, we can connect via RDP to both IP addresses, however, we want to block/disable RDP connections that attempt to connect ...
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1answer
88 views

blocked all but 2 ips for remote desktop services in windows firewall still getting bad logins

I have the following firewall setup in my Advanced Windows Firewall screen: If I understand it correctly, only the two ips I have listed should be able to connect to my remote desktop service. ...
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0answers
54 views

Windows Rdp stopped working

One of our servers mysteriously stopped accepting rdp connection this week. We did apply some updates in December 2012. So I thought the solution provided at http://msitpros.com/?p=1293 would solve ...
0
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1answer
1k views

Remote Desktop won't launch program upon user login

I'm using Windows 2008 R2 server and am trying to get it to launch a program automatically when a user logs in via Remote Desktop. RDP will bring up the desktop, and the program runs perfectly when ...
0
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0answers
242 views

MSTSC.EXE running in place of Explorer.exe USB Issues

We are using mstsc to replace explorer.exe on our thin clients. Everything works as intended except usb redirection. We have a USB device plugged into the thin client (thumbprint device). If I go ...
2
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2answers
115 views

MSTSC Not working, disconnects shortly after connecting

I'm currently having a problem connecting remotely to a server. It is a brand new build Windows 2008 R2, remote users are enabled. I'm trying to connect from a Windows 7 machine. Everytime I ...
2
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1answer
659 views

RDP add domain users broken

I have 3 Windows Server 2008 R2 instances, all of which are virtual machines hosted on a single VMware ESX server: Domain controller with DNS services DHCP/RRAS File server All three servers are ...
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0answers
121 views

RDP Connection fails on certain setup

I have a set of boxes at my disposal running Win 2k8R2 that I regularly need to connect to using Win RDP from my local workstation that is running XP. We are in the middle of a migration to Win7 as ...
1
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1answer
253 views

Why Remote Desktop Sessions show client internal IP address? [closed]

I have Windows Server 2008 r2 with static ip address on WAN interface. I connecting to the server from home from my laptop. Laptop at home is behind nat box. When i connecting to the server from home ...
1
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1answer
908 views

openVAS - Microsoft RDP Server Private Key Information Disclosure Vulnerability - false Alarm?

I performed a openVAS scan on a Windows Server 2008 R2 and got a report for a high threat level vulnerability called Microsoft RDP Server Private Key Information Disclosure Vulnerability. An remote ...
2
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1answer
1k views

Secure remote RDP worker prevent file transfer

I have a software development machine that will be accessed remotely via RDP, it is a virtual machine running as a guest in Hyper-V. A hardware firewall is in place to prevent internet access or ...
3
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1answer
2k views

No RDP after Server 2008 R2 SP1 install

I've painted myself into a corner. I've just installed Service Pack 1 on a Windows 2008 R2 server that is hosted in a remote datacentre with no possibility of logging in with a 'real' screen and ...
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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 ...
4
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1answer
1k views

Server 08 RDP: possible to warn if same user is already connected?

Currently we do some development and monitoring over 1 RDP account (administrator) to a server 2008 r2 machine, as everyone needs to share the same instance of everything to ensure consistency. The ...
2
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3answers
229 views

2008R2 RDS Redirect RDP Request

I have a 2008 R2 with AD, DHCP, RDS - The server acts as a router for the internal network. I'm trying to connect through RDP from the internet to computers on the internal network through RDS. How ...
2
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5answers
17k views

RDP exits immediately after connecting to Windows Server 2008 R2

Background: I recently got a Windows cloud VPS server. I don't have much experience with server admin (I'm a programmer), and what little I do have is with linux servers. Ever since getting the ...
0
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1answer
204 views

Remote App - linked exe

I'm experiencing below problem: I'm trying to run Microsoft NAV as remote app. There are two exe file involved: finsql.exe - main executable and finhlink.exe. Later one is used to directly run a ...
0
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0answers
196 views

Cannot connect to Windows SBS Essentials 2011

Using the Launchpad from the Mac, trying to connect to Server Essentials 2011, no one is able to actually log in. The little login wheel keeps spinning and spinning. Anyone have any ideas what might ...
1
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1answer
91 views

Forward RDP Connection from Server to Client

What I'm trying to achieve is in the following infrastructure: Server A running ADDS, DNS, DHCP, NPS LAN -Computer Client I -Computer Client II Server A NIC 1 goes to LAN Server A NIC 2 goes to ...
0
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3answers
2k views

Microsoft RDP client for mac and protocol version 7.1

I have the problem that I cannot connect to a Windows 2008 R2 (SP1) server via RDP using my Mac. The error Message I get is the following: “You were disconnected from the Windows-based computer ...
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6answers
2k views

Windows Server 2008 R2 64bit Screen Frozen and Remote Desktop Freezes but Server Continues Working

I've asked this question a couple of times but I don't seem to be getting any real answers. We have a SBS (Windows Server 2008 Rc) server and suddenly the screen has started freezing. Even when we ...
0
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2answers
583 views

Limiting access of rdp to a certain IP only

How can I enable just machines in one subnet (i.e. my home PC and the home network as a whole) to rdp to my servers and nothing else?
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5answers
8k views

Send ctrl-alt-del to nested RDP session

Is there a way to send the ctrl-alt-del command to an RDP session (W2K8 R2) inside another RDP session (W2K8 R2) without the fist session catching it? Ctrl-alt-end and ctrl-alt-shift-end do not seem ...
1
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0answers
763 views

Remote Desktop Gateway and slow performance

Some of my users are complaining that RDP performance is very bad. For instance scrolling results in a very a laggy experience. They're connecting through windows 7 clients. I've tried reducing color ...
2
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1answer
2k views

Remote Desktop session remote control always returns Error 5: Access denied

I am having problems to shadow the remote desktop session of a user on a Windows Server 2008 R2. If I log on as local administrator on the server with RDP and shadow the session of a domain user that ...
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0answers
559 views

Corrupted RDP Certificate

One of our machines crashed earlier, so I connected to it to find out what the issue was. It has been spitting out the following error in the logs for the past couple of days apparently... The RDP ...
2
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3answers
3k views

Securing RDP access to Windows Server 2008 R2: is Network Level Authentication enough?

I am a dev with little admin expertise, administering a single dedicated web server remotely. A recent independent security audit of our site recommended that "RDP is not exposed to the Internet and ...
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votes
2answers
366 views

How to protect my VPS from winlogon RDP spam requests [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Ban, slowdown or stop massive login attempts to RDP I got some hackers constantly hitting my RDP and generating thousands of audit failures in event log. Password is ...
1
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1answer
298 views

RDP Access Is Mistakenly Restricted via Firewall Any Way To Connect Again?

I was trying to add an ip address to windows firewall for remote desktop connection but I don't know why now I can't access to server via rdp even from old ips. I have administrator user and password ...
2
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1answer
1k views

Improving screen redraw rate on thin-client over RDP to Server 2008 R2

I've been reading about generally increasing the performance of an RDP session here but those posts don't seem to cover what I'm looking for which is specifically the redraw rate of windows. I'm not ...
1
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1answer
635 views

How do I secure Remote Desktop sessions on Windows 2008 R2 server?

I need to secure my RDP connections to a Win2k8 server with an SSL certificate, and I am hoping to use a self-signed cert that I can generate on the server. The last time I tried this (on a Win2k3 ...
7
votes
2answers
2k views

RemoteApp .rdp embed creds?

Windows 2008 R2 server running Remote Desktop Services (what we used to call Terminal Services back in the olden days). This server is the entry point into a hosted application -- you could call it ...