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1answer
45 views

Restrict RDS access for XP users

Please note, when I say "server", I don't mean the RDS client/server software on each persons computer, I mean a single central server which may be able to control which client computers can connect ...
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1answer
50 views

How can I connect to Windows XP via RDP without opening a local session first? [closed]

I have a Windows XP Pro virtual machine hosted in Hyper-V (on Windows 8 Pro). Since the native Hyper-V connection window has very limited features (e.g. no clipboard support), I use RDP to connect to ...
0
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1answer
131 views

winexe + how winexe perform login to remote machine by which protocol

When I run the winexe tool in order to remote executes commands on WIN systems from Linux Which protocol winexe tool used ? Not clearly from winexe doc how winexe works ( ssh protocol or RDP …etc ) ...
0
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1answer
2k views

How do I change the start-up login screen desktop background and theme on a XP machine where users log-in through AD?

So I have this XP machine on the AD and people login to it remotely using RDP clients. There is a default looking 'HP' themed wallpaper and the default XP theme is used (blue fisher price theme). Once ...
0
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1answer
386 views

Windows XP remote desktop window size is too small when physically switching to different machines [closed]

Main Workflow: When you are physically on computer A (with a large resolution) and remote desktop (with the sub workflow) into computer B and then remote desktop again to computer C with a very large ...
1
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1answer
199 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 ...
2
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5answers
5k views

How to find out what RDP sessions I'm currently logged in to?

Is there a quick way to find out which servers I'm currently remoted in to? I'm running Windows XP on my computer, and I've closed all my rdp windows but didn't log off, and I'd like to know if there ...
0
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1answer
161 views

Terminal services: can't connect to remote computer

I am sometimes getting the following error when attempting to RDP to another machine on a LAN: What is the likely cause of this? It only happens sometimes.
0
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2answers
85 views

Setting up a Remote Gateway to service computer network

I have a network over about 20 computers that need to be maintained from a remote location. Would the best way be to setup software from say LogMeIn on one of the systems and then configure all the ...
0
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1answer
2k views

The RDP protocol component “DATA ENCRYPTION” detected an error in the protocol stream and has disconnected the client

I have a W 2K3 Terminal Server which most of my computers can connect to without a problem. There is one computer which always fails and says: The client could not establish a connection to the ...
2
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3answers
782 views

%sessionname% returns incorrect session name

I have a virtualised Windows XP SP3 machine, which I am connecting to over Remote Desktop. One of my scripts needs to use the %sessionname% variable. However this returns incorrect information. ...
1
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4answers
817 views

Is Remote Desktop to Workstations Secure?

I have users that want to use remote desktop for remote access to their workstations. I have RADIUS connected VPN server that I use, however I remember to connect and disconnect rather than send web ...
0
votes
1answer
3k views

How do I allow all members of a domain to login remotely to a Windows XP Machine?

I have a Samba server acting as a PDC. All of my users can login locally to any machine on the network with their Samba userID. The problem is, when a user tries to use remote desktop to access a ...
0
votes
1answer
466 views

Conflict with Local and Domain Policy for Remote Desktop

I am running Windows Server 2003 domain and implementing the Remote Desktop Users group without any problems to manage who has access to remote into the Domain Controller. I recently set up a virtual ...
0
votes
1answer
304 views

Remote Desktop restricted to Hamachi connection and LAN only

I have a Windows XP Professional box, that runs Hamachi on it. The users that outside the office use Hamachi to get VPN access. I would like to secure the Remote Desktop access by limiting it to only ...
0
votes
2answers
236 views

Remote desktop without log off the user out

I have windows server 2003 with active directory and my users running on windows xp pro and I would like to use remote desktop without to log them out when I login with my account in other words I ...
0
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1answer
1k views

Connection lost during Windows XP Remote Desktop session logs user off instead of disconnect

We are experiencing the same issues as described in this post on TechNet. We use Remote Desktop to log into Windows XP machines remotely. If the connection is lost the user is logged out instead of ...
0
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2answers
128 views

I'd like to create a grid of PCs on which to run virtual instances of WinXP. What is the best method?

I'd like to create a grid of PCs on which to run virtual instances of WinXP. What is the best method? I have a number of dual-core intel desktops and I'd like to run a few of them to create a high ...
0
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1answer
77 views

Viewing Computers with Remote Desktop

I have a few Windows XP machines where the users logon to the domain as "temp1", "temp2", "temp3". Can I use Remote desktop to view their screen using my admin login information? The only way I have ...
1
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1answer
305 views

How to ensure Windows server can share Windows client Clipboard

Clients are Windows XP, Servers are 2003 and 2008. Despite the option to share clipboard always being checked, occasionally the clipboard will not be shared between the two sessions. I can ctrl-c and ...
0
votes
2answers
493 views

How can i access windows XP remote desktop on private IP from internet?

So the machine is behind a DSL router on a private IP so that it can not receive inbound requests. I want to know: Is there anyway to setup the router NAT (i highly doubt it supports one to one ...
0
votes
1answer
194 views

PC reboots when user logs in AFTER connecting with remote desktop

When a user connects to a PC on the domain via remote desktop, it will reboot when they then log in locally. They can log in repeatedly remotely with no issues. But as soon as he is back in front of ...
0
votes
4answers
176 views

Remote Desktop for Windows XP Professional?

I have looked through ServerFault's archives but can't find the answer I am looking for. I am currently working on a network of around 15 computers, they are connected to a unix server for a specific ...
0
votes
2answers
84 views

Managing jobs on remote computers running Windows

I have 10 computers at work all of which have Windows XP (either 32- or 64-bit). Each installation is a separate one and not server-based. I work on different sets of code and to run jobs I have set ...
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3answers
316 views

How do I disable multiple desktops on Windows Professional?

I have a couple Windows Server 2003 machines that autologin when they boot. Unfortunately, these machines are locked in the closet where the IT department put them, and getting to the desktop that is ...
2
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6answers
353 views

Computer cannot be seen on the network

I am having an issue with a machine on my company network where it has joined the domain OK and the machine itself can happily connect with play with other machines on the network but nothing can ...
0
votes
3answers
266 views

Why would Remote Assistance work but not Remote Desktop?

I have managed to get Remote Assistance working between two XP machines, but as soon as I try Remote Desktop I can't even get to the login screen without an error which gives a list of possibilities ...
1
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0answers
733 views

Win 7 Remote Desktop connection failure when already logged in

I have a bit of a strange problem, magnified recently by my broadband dropouts. I wasn't sure whether to post this on SU or SF, so I thought I'd start here as more users would be likely to know what ...
1
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0answers
890 views

HP Officejet 4500 G510n-z Not Showing up in Remote Desktop (Terminal Services)

I installed this printer on a windows XP machine. First using the wireless option, and later using USB. In both cases when I connect to my other computer (also Windows XP) via terminal services and ...
0
votes
2answers
492 views

Can I remote desktop from XP SP3 to Windows Server 2K8 R2?

When I try I get an error message saying that my computer does not support Network Level Authentication. I am doing remote desktop across a VPN from a PC on a different domain. Is this possible?
2
votes
4answers
3k views

Outbound RDP session from XP SP3 fails, but port 3389 is reachable

I can telnet 192.168.10.10 3389 and get a connection. But RDP client to 192.168.10.10 immedietly bails (less than 1 sec) "connect" button greys briefly, RDP app remains on screen. Have tried these ...
0
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2answers
2k views

Windows XP Remote Sound (RDP/VMWare View)

I've got a Windows XP Virtual Machine (VMWare system) and a thin client. Now the product looks like it will support sound, I think this is a "Windows" issue though (because of how Windows behaves). ...
0
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4answers
178 views

Terminal Services/Remote Desktop monitoring

We are in the process of figuring out a way to let our customers demo our product. My thought was to setup a VM and a full install and let them RDP into it. Once they are in, obviously, we can't see ...
1
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3answers
2k views

Why does remote desktop connection flash from one PC but not others?

I have 20 PCs (Windows XP) in remote locations connecting to the same server (Windows Server 2003) using Remote Desktop over a VPN. On just one of the PCs the remote desktop screen flashes (redraws) ...
3
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1answer
4k views

Keyboard problem in remote desktop session

I have a very weird problem with one Windows XP installation: when connecting to a remote desktop (on Windows 2008 Server) to type in the at sign (@) it is necessary to press Ctrl-Alt-2 (on a spanish ...
3
votes
3answers
6k views

Remote Desktop Client toolbar default to pinned

One of our remote desktop client users likes to have the title bar always displayed. She used to be able to click the "tack" and pin the title bar down. However, the system is no longer remembering ...
1
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3answers
16k views

Remote Desktop Disconnected Error trying to connect to a Windows XP computer

I've run into a problem connecting to my remote computer via Remote Desktop. I think it is a network configuration problem but am not sure what to check (or more appropriately, have the system guys ...
6
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11answers
23k views

Scripting - How to disconnect Remote Desktop sessions?

I am looking for a way to close all active Remote Desktop sessions on a computer (local computer). Windows includes a couple of commands (rwinsta, qwinsta, etc.) to look at the active sessions, but I ...
2
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7answers
8k views

A way to find the (Windows) computer name via the browser?

Ideally I'd like to send a link via staff email that staff could click on to reveal their computer name. (Specifically first part of the 'Long computer name' found in the second tab of My Computer ...
1
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5answers
7k views

How to prevent Hamachi service stop when Remote Desktop disconnects on Windows XP?

I have a Windows XP SP2 machine with Hamachi service running. Usually I connect to it using Remote Desktop, and when I disconnect I can't connect to it again because the Hamachi VPN is down. How to ...