rdp is Remote Desktop Protocol, used by Windows to view and control other Windows systems

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RDP successful but RPC server unavailable error for QWINSTA

I am using Windows 7 machine as a client. The server is a Windows Server 2008 machine. When I access the server using Remote Desktop Application (mstsc), it is successfully connected. But when I ...
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OpenVPN resets connection repeadly

I have a OpenVPN server installed in an Amazon instance with Windows Server 2008 R2, and there's my client. First i connect to my VPN For some reason when i try to connect to my VPN server and RDP to ...
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Enabling SSL for Remote Desktop

Ok so I'm trying to remove a number of my systems from our Nessus scan from having this medium vulnerability. http://www.nessus.org/plugins/index.php?view=single&id=18405 I set the following GPO ...
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SSH reverse tunnel for Windows RDP

Microsoft RDP seems to behave strangely when forwarded via ssh reverse (-R) tunnel. Some products can handle it without a problem (i.e. tunnelier) some fail (libssh2, putty). When connected, the ...
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RDP or SSH connection trough Windows 2008 server VPN hang after a while

I have been experiencing a very strange issue with our VPN setup on Windows Server 2008. That server is running as a Xen Virtual Machine. We use it for two purposes, permit our mobile workers to ...
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HP Compaq T20 Thin Clients & Windows Server 2008 R2: RDP Disconnects instantly

I have some HP Compaq T20 Thin Clients connecting to a Windows Server 2003. Now I want to upgrade to 2008 R2, so I tested a trial installation with remote desktop in administration mode. So I try to ...
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MSTSC + gateway crashes on auto reconnect

We have an application that is used as a RemoteApp. Users access the RemoteApp via gateway. We are experiencing crashes with users running MSTSC v.6.3 on Win64 (tested with Windows 7 and Windows 8) ...
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Configure custom SSL certificate for RDP on Windows Server 2012?

I have been trying to get an installation of Remote Desktop Services deployed using Server 2012. I have now run into a problem where I need to use a certificate other than the self-signed cert from ...
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Use different thinstation network configuration files for diffrent OS booting through PXE

I want to use thinstation to boot to RDP client which connects to either Ubuntu or Windows server 2008 R2. The user should be able to choose which OS they want to connect to. I've added the following ...
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Debian / Linux xrdp

I installed xrdp on Debian Wheezy (+vnc4server as a dependency) and I have 3 questions: 1) Is there any way to recconet user to previous xrdp sessman-Xvnc session? If user change his resolution or ...
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Wyse S50 RDP Failure

Background: I've got a LAN with about 6 Wyse S10 terminals, these terminals are serviced by a Microsoft 2008 R2 server with Remote Desktop Services enabled and 10 CALs assigned. I needed another ...
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Server 2012 RemoteApp Disconnects/Reconnects Constantly

I have remote desktop services running on Server 2012 with high availability. I'm running 3 gateways and a farm of session host servers. Gateways all seem to be running fine, they take connections no ...
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Server 2012 RDP session idle/timeout.

From the server manager in 2012 I have set the properties of the RD sessions host to have these properties: End a disconnected session in 1 minute Active session limit : never idle session limit: 1 ...
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Mikrotik router RDP brute force blocking with whitelist

Masters, We have a miktorik router, and we would like to block RDP brute force, but we need whitelist also to allow our collegaues to connect without blocking them. (they sometimes hitting wrong ...
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Restore default RDP administrative session on Windows Server 2012 after trial RDS is expired

When installing Windows Server 2012, one of the roles selected was for the Remote Desktop Services (RDS). During this trial period we were able to access the server remotely using the default 2 ...
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Remote desktop and 3G mobile broadband, timeouts

I work as a developer / tech-supporter at my current company. The company has 100-120 employees each of which have a company supplied laptop with a built-in 3G modem. Employees are scattered ...
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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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Enabling sound on Terminal Server 2008 R2 without enabling Desktop Experience Mode?

I want to enable sound redirection on Server 2008 R2 without enabling Desktop Experience. I've found the following Technet article, but suspect that Desktop Experience may be required only for the ...
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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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Linux thin client OS supporting RDP 7.1 and PXE?

We are trying to come up with a workable solution for a number of branch offices. Thin clients (based on existing PC hardware) need to connect back to a Windows 2008 R2 RDS server farm with load ...
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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 ...
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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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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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Why can't certain users copy and paste between local session and Remote Desktop session?

I have two users experiencing this problem and I've gone through all the possible fixes I can find with no luck. I'm hoping someone has another idea. Here is the info to clarify the problem. 2 users ...
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running Remote Desktop Gateway and Exchange server roles against one IP?

I'm interested in running Exchange server roles and RDP (Remote Desktop Gateway) on the same internet facing system. If anyone has any tricks or tips for getting this working, similar to in SBS11, ...
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Outlook 2010 stuck on “Loading Profile” for terminal server users

We've got a Server2008R2 functioning as a terminal server. Users attempting to open Outlook10 on this server get stuck at "Loading Profile" Sometimes a username\password field will come up after ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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Controlling rdp listener connections from command line

RPD on my windows 2003 server sometimes becomes incapable to accept connections. But netstat shows that port is listened. c:\> netstat -ano | find "3389" TCP 192.168.1.1:3389 0.0.0.0:0 ...
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How to allow RDP through IPSEC using netsh advfirewall command

I have an offsite windows server 2008 R2 server. And an ipsec tunnel set on our router here plus a connection security rule in Advanced Firewall on the server. I have ssh access to the console on the ...
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RDP two factor authentication with login, pass and self-signed certificate

Is there any way to configure remote desktop authentication to require not only the windows login and password, but also a self-signed certificate to be installed on the client machine? All windows ...
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how can I prevent system changes w/o Group Policy Object (GPO)?

I'm getting started with running a terminal server on a virtual private hosted site. The host operator disallows many security systems including access to the group policy editor (GPO). The problem ...
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RemoteApp Security Warning

I have a Windows 2012 Standard x64 RemoteApps RDWeb portal where I can launch apps. We have one remote app in particular which is RDP (mstsc.exe). Whenever a user launches it, they receive three ...
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AWS Server 2008, Restore RDP-Tcp Connection from Remote Desktop Session Host Manager

I accidentally deleted the RDP-Tcp Connection from Remote Desktop Session Host Manager. Is there a way that I can restore connectivity via the registry or the file system? Obviously I am an idiot, ...
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LPT passthru and RDP not working

I have RDP settings set to pass all devices thru however a device shared and captured on the local workstation is not accessible in the RDP session. For example, if I do "type filename.txt > LPT2" or ...
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Emulated COM port used in RDP session starts to glitch

Environment: VMWare Virtualized Server 2008 R2 Standard (application server). 15+ computers RDP to this application server to run our ERP software. Each of the local computers have a signature pad ...
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What causes Remote Desktop to pause/freeze temporarily after being minimized?

I often work between multiple windows when using Remote Desktop and when I maximize a previously minimized window it appears to freeze for a time and need to reconnect. Sometimes is turns out to be ...
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Server 2003 Printer Mystery. Printing to nonexsistant printer over RDP

We use an all in one inventory/order/invoicing system to manage our business. The actual program and database is ran off of a server running 2003. Each desktop has client software that connects to the ...
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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 ...
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RDP Stalls After Server Reboot

Ive had this issue for a while and just now want to get an answer. After I rebooted my server, I always have to wait about 10 minutes before I can RDP in. My websites are up and email is working but ...
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connect to windows 2012 server without rdp

I've got an fairly stock Windows 2012 EC2 server running on AWS which I've been able to RDP into until after the last reboot. Are there any other services like [Telnet, SSH etc] that run by default ...
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Are IE proxy settings available to applications published via RemoteApp?

I have an application which uses WinHttp calls to access webservices. The application works if I run it in a remote desktop session, but will not connect to the server when running as a RemoteApp. Do ...
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Citrix XenApp FOSS Alternative

I'm looking for some Free and OpenSource Alternative to Citrix XenApp. I need to serve some Apps to Linux boxes from a Windows host. I've came across Ulteo OVD but it lacks Native Clients and Seamless ...
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External connection rdp

On my router, I've configured a rule broadcast protocol TCP/3389 (Broadband connection). My rule redirects incoming static address to a specific computer. This computer allows rdp-access. I can ...
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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 ...
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RDP problems after shutdown-restart

I have two computers both with Windows XP SP3 Pro and two network cards. Everything it's linked as described below: PC named A, has 1 expansion network card Intel Pro 1000 with IP set to 10.0.0.1 ...
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Admin account logges out after some time of disconnected RDP

I need some help with the following. As of recently my administrator account gets logged out after some time when I disconnect and RDP session. My server is running Server 2012 Standard x64 version ...
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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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How to resolve “not able to create self signed certificate” for RD Gateway?

I'm looking at the properties of my Remote Desktop Gateway. It has warning that there is not security certificate. I'm assume it vaporized when the machine rebooted (expired). Luckily I was able to ...
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Printing on Windows Server 2012 from OSX RDP client

Has anyone been able to print on a Windows 2012 server while connected via RDP from OSX? Printer redirection works when connected to a Windows 2008R2 server but the printer doesn't even show up when ...