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18 views

When the Service Base Filtering Engine is active, ping and Remote Dsktvp do not work

In a Windows Server 2008 R2 When the Service Base Filtering Engine (BFE) Running is a Ping and RDP are disabled and do not work. But when I disable the service is Both Ping and RDP work. What do ...
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View Desktop of user currently logged in? [duplicate]

I am trying to set up a server on windows server 2012 r2 standard but I want to be able to View and interact (shadow) users current sessions who are logged in though windows. I'm wondering how can I ...
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53 views

do I still need to block attacks on my server once I lock it down by ip?

I have a public dedicated server that clients log in to via RDP. I am using rdpguard to block bad RDP logins attempts on my server. Recently, I locked it down to only allow specific IP addresses ...
3
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1answer
67 views

Remote Desktop Protocol for Windows Server 2008

Currently we're having formatting issues when printing from a Windows 2008 server via TS Easy Print which we don't see when printing from Windows Server 2008 R2. Clients are running windows 7 with a ...
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54 views

How to prevent Windows Server 2008 R2 from automatically shutting down applications?

I have been running various processes over night on a Windows 2008 R2 AMD64 SP1 virtual server share via a VPN connection and remote desktop. Recently, I have been noticing that when I return in the ...
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1answer
35 views

measure RDP time to login

I have a requirement to, for a short while, measure the login time to remote desktop services. I have found a fork of "rdesktop", called "rdesktop-nogui", which is without X bindings and is possible ...
0
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1answer
54 views

Remote Desktop Services Web Interface desktop pool

My goal is to get Remote Desktop Services on Windows Server 2008 R2 running with a Desktop pool (IE When a user connects, he is directed to 1 of many Remote Desktop servers with the lowest load). ...
0
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1answer
272 views

On a terminal services server windows 2008 how can you lower the security settings of users

I'm trying this question again because apparently it didn't demonstrate enough effort to solve the problem, so I will list step by step what I have done and what is not working. If you are doubting ...
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1answer
73 views

can the require user's permission be set in a gpo?

We are using Windows 2008R2 Server for our Domain Controller and a Windows 2008 for our Remote Desktop users. We have to support them or get them out of something on a regular basis. We have quite a ...
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2answers
802 views

Increase the number of concurrent users on Windows Server 2008

I have a Windows Server 2008 R2 running and I am able to connect to it using 2 different users via Remote Desktop Connection. Since a colleague and me are working on the server almost all the time and ...
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1answer
84 views

Remote desktop client MAC address

Is it possible to determine client mac-address in remote desktop services session? Clients connect over internet. How can I get it? Server: Win Server 2008 R2 or 2012
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1answer
42 views

how to I enable remote desktop on specific domain machine only

I have created an Organization and assigned a GPO to it. I have 3 computers on this domain. The domain controller, the remote desktop computer, and the sql server. I only want to enable remote ...
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406 views

Windows Server 2008 R2 - RDSH - Registry bloat with Samsung Universal Print Driver

While running multiple Windows Server 2008 R2 RDSH farms we are experiencing an issue where the RDSH servers all are having their Registry bloated to the maximum value 2048MB. Using Sysinternals ...
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1answer
49 views

dedicated rpd server unable to resolve domain names

I have a rented dedicated Windows 2008R2 server. I use it for a remote development workstation. I've been having a lot of issues using IE, firefox, and Chrome. It is saying that it could not find the ...
2
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1answer
125 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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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 ...
0
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1answer
99 views

Uninstall Remote Desktop Session Host

I want to remove the Remote Desktop Session Host on a new VM that was installed as part of a test script to take a vanilla VM to a Terminal Server. However, upon uninstalling the above I wasn't unable ...
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1answer
112 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 ...
8
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1answer
149 views

What's the sense in having RemoteDesktopUsers without “log on through Remote Desktop Services” privilege? [closed]

Recently Microsoft changed the default policies in Windows Azure Guest OSs (Windows 2008, Windows 2008 R2 and Windows 2012). One of the changes is that now only members of Administrators group have ...
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8answers
2k views

Mouse cursor jumps around when using RDP

We have over 350 users complaining that their mouse cursor keeps jumping around when typing. It seems like it's happening when the protocol is starved for bandwith, but I'm not quite sure yet. If it ...
3
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2answers
606 views

Can Windows RDC admin users be immune from being kicked?

I'm using remote desktop on Windows Server 2008 r2 and I'm trying to find a way to prevent users from kicking off admin users. I understand that according to MS a regular user should not be able to ...
0
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0answers
348 views

Remote Desktop License Server, Credentials Required

I have had a machine, call it Server-1, running Windows Server 2008-R2 for a couple years. We have it mainly to run XenApp. It runs all of its own License Servers (so, for XenApp and windows remote ...
3
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1answer
409 views

Why does the clipboard not work with RDP through Microsoft's Unified Access Gateway (UAG)?

This one is really driving me nuts... For one of our customers, we are allowed access using the Microsoft Unified Access Gateway, which provides an HTTPS-tunneled way to (among other things) run ...
0
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3answers
290 views

Remote desktop connection taking longer than 20 seconds to connect

When connecting to one of my servers with remote desktop it takes an unusually long time to present me a log in box. After connecting server is very responsive so it doesn't seem like it is running ...
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1answer
1k views

Connecting to specific session using remote desktop

We have a Windows 2008 R2 server with no active directory, single credentials for all. It is possible to disconnect from a session without logging off. Is there a way to connect directly to a ...
0
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0answers
255 views

Remote desktop clients are disconnected and some files are damaged

We have a Windows 2008 r2 server using RDP. This is used as a production server for software developer to build applications. The users are able to login successfully, but after a few hours the ...
0
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1answer
822 views

Printer spooler spoolsv.exe crashes after user logon

I'm facing problem with printer spooler on Windows 2008 R2. After user logon via RDP with printer redirection, process spoolsv.exe crashes with error: Faulting application name: spoolsv.exe, version: ...
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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 ...
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2answers
237 views

Remote Desktop Connection to Windows Server 2008 R2 by hostname and IP

I have problem connecting to a Windows Server 2008 R2 with Remote Desktop Connection. Say the server name is 'hello', domain name is 'example.com', and IP is 192.168.0.4. The server and clients reside ...
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2answers
133 views

How can I (securely) get remote desktop back?

In order to make compliance with our PCI-DSS requirements, I was required to disable TLS 1.0 (apparently it has a flaw that was corrected in TLS 1.1 and higher). However, after doing so, remote ...
6
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1answer
130 views

Turn on Desktop Session Host without domain involvement

I am trying to retrofit an existing VM that runs Windows Server 2008 R2 to allow some application testing. What I need is to support Aero over Remote Desktop. I have read that to do that I need the ...
2
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1answer
275 views

Trouble with Remote Desktop pulling through printers. Drive Redirection works, and the ports created but not the printers

I've run out of things to look into. All the support documents have been gone through and still provide no resolution. I've checked the service permissions, (sc sdshow spooler) they all match up with ...
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1answer
800 views

Isolate multiple Terminal Server Sessions of the same user account

I have to publish a single application via RDP to anonymous users. The server(s) are Windows 2008 R2 and the user connection is handled using Ericom's WebConnect Solution. Which does not change much - ...
0
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1answer
155 views

How to Install Windows Assemblies?

I have several websites that use Telerik controls and need to install the assemblies to a new VM running Windows Server 2008 R2. Normally I would drag the *.dll straight into the C:\Windows\Assembly ...
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1answer
72 views

RD server and CALs tracking

I have installed a RD server on 2008R2 and activated the server, installed my 3 CALs per users. How can i track which user is using which CALs? Because so far i've only found how to to reports and ...
0
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1answer
176 views

Does RDC catch the dynamic IP when using FQDN name?

I have connected to my remote server using the FQDN machine name: server1.mydomain.com, one day later I cannot any more connect using server1.mydomain.com but I am still able to connect using the ...
0
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2answers
540 views

Remote Desktop *from* Windows 2008 R2 Server

Summary: how do I create an RDC connection from a Windows 2008 server to another server? Our client will only allow us to connect to their server via a static IP address (which is fair enough), but ...
3
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1answer
790 views

RDP connection to domain server from non-domain client prompts “A revocation check could not be performed”

I've got about 30 Windows 2008 R2 servers as members of a domain, and am attempting to configure the certificates part correctly for remote desktop access to those servers. The catch is that the ...
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2answers
177 views

Remote Desktop User Treated Differently than Local User

We have some encoding software running on Windows Server 2008 R2 that when a user is logged in locally he is able to operate the software and everything is fine. When he remote desktops to the ...
0
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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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1answer
1k views

Remote Desktop Services roaming profile leaving local copy after logoff

I have a Windows 2008 Remote Desktop Server and a GPO redirecting Remote Desktop Services profiles to a netapp share. This works with one caveat. I am getting a local profile written as well as the ...
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1answer
231 views

Set default printer by vbscript on Server 2008 R2 RDS

I'm trying to get the Task Scheduler to run a vbscript that sets default printers for individual users on a Server 2008 R2 RDS machine. Unfortunately my only success so far is getting any logon to ...
2
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1answer
231 views

Does Remote Dektop Virtualization Host provide a benefit in my use case?

We have a public facing Remote Desktop Session Host instance for customers of ours to demo and/or setup our CRM software before we send a education team to install the software on site at their ...
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 ...
0
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1answer
1k views

How do you specify a User or Group for Client Remote Desktop Access?

Existing User in our domain can use RDC to take control over a Windows 7 workstation. When I create a user in Active Directory, an add them to Remote Desktop User, they cannot use RDC : The ...
2
votes
1answer
2k views

How to give shadow rights to a user who is not a administrator?

We have a public facing Remote Desktop Server that is used to demo our software to clients. We are upgrading to new hardware and new network layout. On our old server I set it so a special group ...
2
votes
1answer
443 views

Assign static IP to Users that access using Terminal Services (Remote Desktop)

For a project I'm working on I'm looking for the ability to assign a specific ip to users when they start a terminal service session. I'm using Windows Server 2008 R2 SP1 and I tried using Remote ...
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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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
125 views

Connecting RemoteApp to Existing Session

Due to the slightly retardedness of an app I've got to run, I've got a server auto logging in on boot with the app on auto start. Remote desktop at my leisure to check on its status, etc. Gross, but ...