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

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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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Can I disable sticky keys through a Group Policy for all users?

Our users are constantly managing to turn sticky keys on and then call tech support because their keys are bring up windows instead of typing letters. Is there a way to disable StickyKeys in Group ...
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remote desktop services, cannot RDP to session host, always get gateway

I have RDS setup as 1 server hosting broker, web access, and gateway 2 servers as session hosts in a farm called farm1. Remoteapps work fine. So does the RDP app on the in the remoteapp list. ...
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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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Configure custom SSL certificate for RDP on Windows Server 2012 in Remote Administration mode?

So the release of Windows Server 2012 has removed a lot of the old Remote Desktop related configuration utilities. In particular, there is no more Remote Desktop Session Host Configuration utility ...
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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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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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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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rdp allow client reconnect without password prompt after several hours

Let me describe the setup first: client PC with several rdp sessions to local servers, all opened from saved rdp sessions with stored passwords, using the standard windows rdp client. several ...
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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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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 - Login attempt failed, until account locked out [closed]

I am trying to login to one of our servers, using Remote Desktop Protocol. I have to connect to VPN to connect through RDP. I was able to connect few days ago. Suddenly I was not able to connect to ...
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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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How to restrict user to have single session on Windows terminal servers

I have two windows 2008 R2 Terminal servers and have given users access to both server to keep redundancy/ load sharing. How to restrict users from logging on both servers at same time?
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RDP and New Accounts

I created a new user account on the domain and added them to the Remote Desktop Users group. I could login just fine locally, but when I logged in remotely I was basically told that I could not login ...
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Specifying that certain computers / servers do not copy over a roaming profile when logging in?

We have a Windows Server 2008 r2 Standard and a server that everybody logs into using RDP which runs Windows Server 2003. Now when people log into the RDP server, they only use an MS-Access frontend ...
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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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Use vmconnect from another AD domain

I try to connect remotly to the KVM (console) of an Hyper-V Virtual Machine using vmconnect.exe but I'm dealing with some kind of a problem : When I connect from a computer within the same AD of my ...
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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 ...
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Issue with Mac RDP clients connecting to Server 2008 if change password at next logon checked

I have a weird issue I haven't been able to figure out (primarily because I don't have a Mac to play with). When a user is connecting into our Windows Server 2008 and 2008 R2 servers with local user ...
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Is there a way specify that only certain users can log in with RDP sessions on Windows Sever 2003?

The closest thing I've found to making this work is to go into Go into Administrative tools->Terminal Services Configuration From the tree panel on the left hand side click Terminal Services ...
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Any software/ hardware clients that support RDP 8.0 with RemoteFX?

As the title suggests are there any software and/ or hardware clients available now that support Microsoft RDP version 8.0 with RemoteFX? The only one I've read about is MS RDP client in Windows 8. ...
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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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Can splitting an access database cause printer and reporting issues?

We have a setup in which our users log into an access database using MS Access 2003 over an RDP connection. The backend database (.mdb) is accessed by our users with their frontend database (.mde) ...
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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 ...
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Implementing a form of port knocking + Phone Factor = 2 Factor auth for RDP?

I have been looking into how to secure a publicly-available RDP endpoint and want to implement our two-factor authentication RADIUS server, PhoneFactor. I would like to implement the following ...
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Changing the login timeout for Windows Remote Desktop Services

At our school we use thin clients that connect to a Windows 2008 R2 server using Remote Desktop Services. This works very well. One problem we still have is the login timeout for the RDP connection. ...
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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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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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Automate RDP and VPN deployment windows server 2008

My current network is a mix of XP and Windows 7 machines with a Server 2008 primary domain controller. As it stands now, when we have new laptops come in we need to manually add in two RDP links and a ...
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Cisco VPN and split tunneling

I have a linux box with one NIC and Cisco VPN client installed. The problem is I want to use VNC while connected to the VPN, but the cisco router doesn't support split-tunneling and LAN access is ...
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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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Printing Over Termnial Servers

We are moving from an old Citrix system onto Windows 2008 terminal servers. The only thing we are struggling with is printing from our remote offices with slow wan links. The speed of the jobs is now ...
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windows server 2008 r2 remote desktop issue with roaming clients

I have the following situation : a Dell windows server 2008 R2 computer, with remote desktop services installed. I have installed a java application making use of a PostgreSql database, and made this ...
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How to reach remote computer if black screen on login?

I am acessing remote Windows 7 prof computer with RDP client from windows XP prof. At some moment I am getting black screen after login. No main menu, no icons, nothig, only mouse pointer. Looks like ...
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Use RADIUS authentication with Remote Desktop Services

I have a PhoneFactor implementation that I love and cherish for VPN access. PhoneFactor provides us a RADIUS server that checks against an approved-users list and our Active Directory implementation, ...
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Unable to make remote remote desktop connection

I run a small network with around 50 remote clients using VPN to connect to Head office.VPN is built using no-ip.org as DNS.I am unable to RDP to one of remote client wheras the same clinet is able to ...
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Samba server with domain authentication

I need to configure samba server. My question is - how to configure access to this server by rdp for samba users? Thanks!
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Windows Server 2008 R2 RDP login paste password

Is there any utility out there that allows me to paste the password in my clipboard to Windows Server 2008 R2 RDP login screen as if I'm typing the characters directly from the keyboard? I login a lot ...
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Forefront TMG 2010 RDP Connections without non-standard ports

From my reading, it looks like the Forefront TMG will not allow the passing of RDP connections through the firewall without configuring a non-standard port for each IP address of the internal servers ...
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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 ...
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Cannot log in to 2008 Server using UPN suffix. Domain\User works fine

I'm running Windows 2008 Server and Windows Seven on ESXi using pfSense to have a NAT Network. I just set up Active Directory and DNS in Windows 2008, I tried to add UPN to my configuration, but when ...
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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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Where are RDP permission settings stores in Windows Server 2008?

For example, the settings to allow userA, but disallow userB on RDP?
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Remote Desktop Encryption

My client is RDP 6.1 (On Windows XP SP3) and Server is Windows Server 2003. I have installed an SSL certificate on server for RDP. In the RDP settings (General tab), the Encryption method is set to ...
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Change RDP settings from SSH?

Can I change permissions for a user for Windows RDP access using SSH command prompt?
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find and install certficate package for sbs 2011 essentials

Im trying to use my sbs essentials 2011 server to allow users to remote into their machiens remotely everything is setup on the server but when I try to remote i get the error "this computer ...
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Win 2008 r2 — client and server are both behind a NAT

I am new to win2008. I have a Win2008 R2 server installed and need to know how to get a client system (Win7), using remote desktop, terminal server, or whatever windows 2008 provides, to connect to ...
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IIS vs Remote Desktop for Remote Task Management

I'm researching the best way to set up something like this: I have a client who wants to be able to kick off a data import/processing/export routine remotely -- from home, from his smartphone, ...