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Terminal Server Licensing (per device) in a dual boot environment: 1 or 2 licenses per PC? [duplicate]

in our company I have a few computers that are already Windows 7 clients to a Windows Server 2008 R2 but are now supposed to receive an additional Linux installation as a dual-boot option. The ...
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terminal service remoteapp disappears when opening file

Every domain user has a mapped drive with a label of N: This is where the software and data is kept. For now, a user must run an installer on their local machine and adjust the "target" and "start ...
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windows 2003 Terminal server, “users” item removed from ACL of “HKLM\SOFTWARE\Classes”

After having installed a software on my Windows 2003 terminal server, no user has been able to launch applications anymore. When they log to the server via remote desktop, each icon they click ...
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TS remote application edit settings through command line

The title may be misleading but what I am trying to do is change the existing settings for the rdp file that users will use when clicking on the ts web access page. We have a lot of clients on this ...
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Terminal server for 500 users - what power? [duplicate]

I need to run Terminal server for 500 users. What power do i need. I have read that 1 user use about 60-80mb of memory so i decided to buy 128gb, but what about CPU. is 2x(e5 xeon) enough or should i ...
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Chrome is opening links in to new tabs on a terminal server

I have Google Chrome installed on a terminal servers. The problem that I am having, some time when a user click on a link it open it into a new tab and not the same tab. event the html code for that ...
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Windows Update logs stored in user profiles on TS?

We've got a Windows Server 2008 playing Terminal Server. Recently we noticed the diskspace rapidly decreasing. The reason seems to be that there is a WindowsUpdate.log file in the ...
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2008 R2 Terminal Server: “Insufficient system resources exist to complete the requested service”

I'm working with a Windows 2008 R2 Terminal Server configured in a vSphere environment. It currently has 4 vCPUs and 32GB RAM. No overcommitment. The concurrent user count on this server has risen ...
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Terminal Server not allowing users to log on

We use 4x Terminal Servers that allow users to log on correctly, but a newly added 5th TS is only allowing Admins to log on. When trying to log on as a user who is not in the built-in ...
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How to find users' Internet Explorer history on Terminal Server (Windows 2008 R2)

So I need to see histories for dozens of agents on TS. Where IE stores that, and is there any easier way then going manually to each users folder? Thanks.
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Terminal Server logon script on first logon only?

I'm currently building up a Windows Server 2008 R2 for use as a terminal server, and I'm looking for options on scripting. I know how I can attach logon scripts to the user in Active Directory, or to ...
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Windows Server 2008 Terminal Server: Reconnect by Client Name

I'm in a bind right now: we're setting up a few Windows 7 Embedded client machines that are supposed to connect to a Windows Server 2008 R2 terminal server, which in turn is running the programme that ...
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Default user profile getting filled with temp ie files

I have several Windows Server 2003 Terminal servers to service our domain users. Sometimes the Default User profile (C:\Documents and Settings\Default User) gets filled with tempoary internet files, ...
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Windows Remote-App Server 2012 Office 2013 User Settings not saved

I have a Windows Server 2012 with RemoteApps enabled. It's running the latest Patches etc. It has Office 2013 installed and Excel and Word are shared to all users. Now I got the Problem that after ...
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how do I lock down an app so that it can only be run by specific usergroup

I am running two servers, a domain controller and a terminal services server. On the ts server I have published an app. I would like to set it up where only a specific group can access this app. Can ...
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Automate Blank Profile Creation for Outlook in TS/Citrix Environment

Basically, we don't want the Outlook wizard to appear the first time it's opened. We want a blank profile created (no e-mail support) so users can open msg files. I've not found a way to automate this ...
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How do i change Active Directory Password in Windows 2012 Terminal Server without Using CTRL ALT

How do i change Active Directory Password in Windows 2012 Terminal Server without Using CTRL + ALT I cant use CTRL + ALT + END And CTRL + ALT + DEL Is there any other Method invoking the Security ...
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Cannot use this RDS Licensing Server

So essentially I have a 2012 server that I've done a QuickSession Deployment for Remote Desktop Services. I have also installed a Licensing Server on a separate 2012 box (my DC) which will end up ...
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Switch User Option on Screen Saver Lock Screen

I am using Windows Server 2012 for remote desktop services. I currently have policy set for all users screen saver to lock after 5 minutes of inactivity. When logged in on the actual machine, this ...
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Windows Login straight to Terminal Server

Essentially I'm looking for some way via batch (or potentially powershell, but win XP machines so ideally batch) to open up a RDP connection to a LAN based Terminal Server upon a user logging into a ...
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Clipboard Stops Working over RDP?

On our Windows Server 2003 we host a MS-Access application (*.mdb), the users today were complaining that when they copied anything to the clipboard either to or from the RDP window, the clipboard was ...
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Unable to install Office 2007 on Windows 2003 Terminal Server

I have two Windows 2003 Terminal Servers (and another 2003 TS Server that controls it all) that a couple users connect to from a remote office. They have Office 2003 Enterprise installed. I'm ...
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How to configure Chrome on a Terminal Server

I have installed Google Chrome on a Windows 2003 Terminal Server and I now want to configure it for the users. How do I do that? For example clear cookies when browser close, set favorites and the ...
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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 ...
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How to transfer user log in automatically into terminal server?

I have a network setup where a user logs into a local station then starts a remote desktop session into a terminal server when they can do their work. Now what I'm trying to do is changing the ...
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Windows Remote Desktop Cluster - can we force some users to a specific server?

Given an RDS cluster with NLB, users connect and login to one of the servers at random. But there is one program that's only available on one of the servers (licensing reasons). Can we force a group ...
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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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Monitoring when users login to a Terminal Server

Really looking for some ideas (ideally nothing 3rd party based) that we could implement to monitor when users login to a Terminal Server (and log off if possible) so we can monitor activity. Thanks! ...
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PXE bootable image for terminal server?

We have 300 windows xp machines on cruddy old hardware across the company. With extended support for XP ending April next year we're looking into our options. Couple of options: Replace the 300 ...
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Terminal Server CPU usage at 100%

I'm running a terminal server with around 50-60 users,and every so often the server will go from > 40% usage to 100%. I took a closer look an it seems every time this happens, a different user or two ...
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Using UCC SSL certificate on multiple servers

I have a UCC SSL certificate for my Exchange server, and want to add an SSL certificate to my terminal server. Is it reasonable to add another Subject Alternate Name to the same certificate and use it ...
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terminal server, hide desktop icons doesn't work as expected

In the User part of a GPO that i activate for users who log on a terminal server, i tried to set the Administrative Templates, Desktop, "Hide and disable all objects on the desktop" (may be that the ...
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prevent explorer.exe from launching internet explorer

In a Windows Terminal Server (2003 R2) where the users are not allowed to run a remote desktop, but just the applications they want (that's Citrix work), i've published "Explorer.exe" for the users to ...
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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 ...
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Fully delete roaming profile on terminal server upon user logoff

We're using roaming profiles on our terminal servers (running Win2k8). Occasionally, it is necessary to delete some of them, for example because of corruption or to test something. They store only ...
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Per-User TS Profile path to Per-Server TS Profile Path: Solution?

I have a small problem: My company had the only RD Farm until now. Each user that have access to farm had a TS profile path set in his AD Account. From now we are planning more TS Farms. And some ...
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Agetty terminating during login on serial connection

I'm trying to login to a server through the serial port using agetty. When I start agetty and open the serial connection, I see the login prompt but as soon as I enter the username (in my case root), ...
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One way ping on an embedded Linux system

I'm facing a networking issue with an embedded Linux system in a private network. We have a network that consists of a few tens of servers connected through a switch with one of the servers acting as ...
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We develop an app and what kind of hostings/servers do we need? [duplicate]

We develop an app. Our app need to connect through RDP protocol to server (so, server should have RDP server running on it, as I think). Server need to launch Firefox (specifically configured) for ...
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rsync from local harddisk on a Windows terminal server to a linux server [closed]

I have to live with a rather complicated setup, which I can't change. It's like so: Objective: rsync files from a USB drive on network1 to a linux server on network2 where the only connection between ...
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Want to start using thin clients [closed]

Hello I run a network of about 25 computers all connected to a SBS 2003 server I want to start using thin clients as building a computer for all the new employees we are getting is time consuming, ...
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Irregular internet disruption: certain images and JS not loading

first time on ServerFault, and I've got a nice little conundrum. Since a few months now, we've been having issues with our internet connectivity. Environment: Servers: 2 Terminal Servers as an ...
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Linking terminal server profiles with roaming possible?

I'm having a hard time setting up a few roaming profiles. I've a user who uses our terminal server but we want him to start using his local computer on the domain. This part I know how to do. I've ...
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HTML Email causes Outlook 2007 to freeze on Windows Server 2003 x64 Terminal Server

I have a problem with Outlook 2007 on a Windows Server 2003 x64 Terminal Server. Replying to or forwarding a HTML formatted email causes Outlook to freeze and crash as soon as Send is clicked. Emails ...
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Remote Desktop Services login history

Is it possible to generate a report of past user logins to a Windows Server 2008 Remote Desktop Services server? The closest Event Viewer logs I can find are under Application and Services Logs --> ...
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Installing 32-bit Access 2007 on a Terminal Server that already has 64-bit Office 2010 installed on it?

The users at my organization connect to a Terminal Server running Windows Server 2008 R2 Standard. They use Outlook 2010 on their profiles when they log in, and for this reason 64-bit Office 2010 ...
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Old HP thin clients cannot connect to Windows 2008 R2 RDS server

I'm in the middle of a migration from an old virtualized Windows 2003 Terminal Server to a 2008 R2 RDS host. The environment is a mix of several generations of HP thin clients, as well as some Axel ...
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Does Citrix XenApp use less network traffic than VNC or Remote Desktop?

I read in Wikipedia that XenApp is based on GDI commands sent over the network instead of based on images sent over the network like VNC does; does XenApp use less network traffic then Terminal ...
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Uanble to set ScreenSaver on Windows Server 2008 R2 Terminal Server

I am unable to set ScreenSaver on windows Server 2008 R2 Terminal Server. It is in Workgroup, The ScreenSaver work fine if we take Console session, but it doesn't work in Remote Desktop Session. I ...
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Chrome Crashing on Remote Desktop Server

We have recently deployed a RDS server with about 10 remote users. 8GB RAM and Server 2008 R2. Chrome seems to crash with normal use - I've tried re-installing flash, chrome but no luck. No ...