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Install MS Office on Windows Server 2008 - in support of Quickbooks RemoteApp

How can I install MS Office on Windows Server 2008? The purpose would be to enable Quickbooks to be able to export to Excel. Quickbooks is set up to run as a RemoteApp in a Terminal Server ...
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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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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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Terminal Services Login Error - “This initial program cannot be started”

We have set up a Windows Server 2008 R2 Server with Terminal Services. I am able to successfully log into the server using Remote Desktop Connection. However, many of my users, both admins and ...
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Terminal Session - Restric each user to one session is unstable to some user

I have enable - Restrict each user to one session in Window Server 2003 R2 Standard edition, which is my terminal Server.Please see the below screen, but sometime some user are able to take two ...
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Identify remote desktop client software and OS when user logs into Windows 2008 R2 Remote Desktop

We would like to detect what devices & what programs users are using to connect to the Windows 2008 R2 Remote Desktop. In particular, we would like to have an ability to detect the remote devices ...
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Mandatory Profiles on a Server 2003 TS Box

I have a Windows Server 2003 box which will be acting as a terminal server. It will actually be running Citrix, but I don't believe that to be relevant here. There has been a request for every user ...
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USB Redirection to thin clients

I'm experiencing a problem with a client situation. We switched a user of theirs to a thin client (specifically, with a WYSE C10LE). The thin client connects to a Windows Server 2008 R2 virtual ...
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Windows 2003 Terminal Services Manager: Cannot connect to user sessions

While logged in to a windows 2003 terminal server with admin rights, and running the Terminal Services Manager, I want to right click the active sessions and 'Connect'. I'm prompted for the password ...
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Terminal Server, Domain User can see folder and files saved in D: drive

I want to set a Group Policy or something like that for old domain user and for new domain user, in a way that the domain user must not be able to see each other folder and files, if they login into ...
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Migrating print drivers between terminal servers

I have two windows 2008 terminal servers. One is existing and has all the necessary print drivers installed. How do I migrate the drivers from one to the other without having to install these ...
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Deleting Server 2008 R2 profiles: NTUSER.DAT

Having an issue with deleting user profiles on server 2008 when they become corrupt, we have successfully done this now by closing a process but it killed the server and forced a restart, not to bad ...
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Windows Terminal Services 2008 left handed mouse support?

I have a left handed user that is trying to use remote desktop to our windows server 2008 terminal services server. Their local machine works fine, with the mouse settings swapped around. However, ...
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Find out who's using all the bandwidth on a Windows 2008 Terminal Server

We have a couple of Server 2008 terminal servers on the network and we do some basic network monitoring on the firewall to find out which computers are abusing the internet bandwidth. What we haven't ...
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Prevent access to user documents for users logging in from terminal server

I am fairly new to administrating servers, but I have been charged with the task of working out remote access to the company's network. The general plan is to connect through a VPN to a terminal ...
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Windows 2003 Terminal Server not responding after reboots

We have 5 Windows 2003 R2 SP2 Std x64 terminal servers that are set to reboot each night all within 45 mins of each other. Frequently at least one of them will not respond to RDP requests after ...
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Terminal Server 2008 Login: Access Denied on RDP Attempt

When I try to RDP into a Server 2008 Terminal Server, I get a message that says "Access Denied" and an OK button. I setup the licensing mode correctly (per user) and also have setup to allow all ...
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SSH tuneling and machine selection [closed]

With putty on Windows I added some tunnel for terminal service through ssh 6664 > 192.168.20.44:3389 6665 > 192.168.20.45:3389 6666 > 192.168.20.46:3389 So when I connect with client to ...
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Apply Local Policy to Terminal Server (Windows Server 2008 R2 Standard - Workgroup )

I have created 5 local user in Window server 2008 R2 std in workgroup. This server is also Terminal Server. Is it possible to apply local user Policy (gpedit.msc) per user wise? I want to accomplish ...
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Terminal Server Excel export

I have an application I have exported as a RemoteApp via a 2008 R2 (recently upgraded from 2008) terminal server. Ever since the upgrade the excel export function of this app (which actually opens a ...
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Users See All XenApp Autocreated Session Printers

Small farm running Windows Server 2008 x64 and XenApp 5 with the latest hotfix rollup. The users are standard users, but for whatever reason they see all of the auto-created session printers. ...
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Redirect LTP1 to default printer over RDP

Some older apps force the use of LPT1 for printing. In a terminal server environment, I am familiar with printer redirection over RDP using this syntax: net use lpt1 \\tsclient\prn1 This would be ...
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User-based HTTP Host to IP redirection on a Windows Terminal Server

I've just setup a Windows 2008 R2 Terminal Server with IE9, it's intended to be used for testing. Unfortunately the web-bods tell me they ALL have a local apache on their machines and they've all ...
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How to disable Windows Server 2003 terminal server PIN login without losing smart card support?

The users of a Windows Server 2003 terminal server should be able to use their national identity card (a smart card) inside the terminal session. This requires the Remote Desktop Connection's [x] ...
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Instability issues on Windows 2003 R2 32-bit Terminal Servers

We are experiencing issues with instability on some of our Windows 2003 32-bit TS'. After a lot of Googling my suspicions are that it is running out of Page Table Entries (PTE's). From what I can ...
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Connection to Terminal Server 2000 administrator console

One of my client have a Windows Server 2000 and I can connect to this server using remote desktop. However, I can't connect to the Administrator Console. I tried every switch available (I'm using ...
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Users unable to use their printer on Remote Server [closed]

For some reason I have two users that can not use their local printer. I can't even add it for them when they are logged in. Has anyone seen this happen before? What do I need to check on on the ...
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Terminal server - disconnect possible if no client activity, but file transfer

We are testing a file transfer script that is started through a client session on a terminal server - the client is Ubuntu rdesktop. What we find is that the session is disconnected after a while, ...
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When Citrix desktop disconnects SAP Client holds session and can't log back in

We have a fairly large Citrix implementation and have just pushed out SAP desktop client to all of the desktops. Everything else is working fine except the following problem: If a user Disconnects ...
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Windows Server 2003 R2 Terminal Server : Internet Explorer Enhanced Security won't disable for Users

The Internet Explorer Enhanced Security (IEES) won't disable using the normal method of disabling it from the Add/Remove Programs/Windows components. This came to light immediately after testing. ...
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Remote Desktop failed logon event 4625 not logging correctly on 2008 Terminal Services server

When I use the new remote desktop with ssl and try to log on with bad credentials it logs a 4625 event as expected. The problem is, it doesn't log the ip address, so I can't block malicious logons in ...
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Terminal Server Print Spooler Event Errors

We are running Windows Server 2008 R2 SP1 with Terminal Services. We get the following error: Error 4/11/2012 3:35:30 PM PrintService 808 Initializing Log Name: ...
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Windows Server 2003- RDP functionality after removing Terminal Server temporary CALs

I recently configured Windows Server 2003 Terminal Services for a client. The 90 day trial CAL period is about to expire, and my client has decided that he's too cheap to purchase CALs. He wants to ...
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Windows Server 2003 RDP not listening on IPv6

i have a Windows Server 2003 machine; with IPv6 enabled: Ethernet adapter Local Area Connection: Connection-specific DNS Suffix . : newland.local IP Address. . . . . . . . . . . . : ...
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Terminal Server Freezing

I've only basic Windows Server knowledge and I've inherited responsibility for a Terminal Server installation with 20-30 concurrent users (Windows Server 2003). There are intermittent problems with ...
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Best practice to connect to Citrix XenApp

What is best practice to connect to your Citrix XenApp servers? Putting the addresses of all servers in a client, or putting one dns entry with multiple a-records?
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Automatically log off idle Terminal Services users without using idle session limits?

We have a Remote Desktop Session Host that is accessed by Wyse Winterm 3150SE thin clients running Windows CE 5.0. The stations are open to the public, and are supposed to display our homepage when ...
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I want a user to see a shortcut on their desktop only when they log into a virtual terminal session

We have a set of Windows Virtual Terminal servers, with some connecting to them via PCs (allowing them to see their roaming profile desktops on the PC's desktop, and on their VTS desktops) and some ...
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Linux equivalent to RDP and TS Gateway

Windows, TS and TS Gateway: A wonderful combination for remote working. How can you deliver a similar user experience with Linux as the server side platform? Ideally the clients would be Windows, but ...
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Server 2008 Domain Setup. Users or Rooms

I'm currently setting up a Server 2008 domain for one of my clients. The client has requested that some of the Thin-Clients being used to connect to the domain are setup in certain rooms and logged in ...
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Remote Desktop Host: IE won't close out in sessions

I recently setup a new 2008 Remote Desktop Host in a vSphere 4.0 VM. When a user connects to the host the sessions seem to work well except for IE. When someone tries to X out of, or rt-click/close ...
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Microsoft Terminal Server clipboard corruption

I've got a client running Terminal Server 2008 R2, connecting from Windows XP terminal services client (not sure of the local RDP version, I think they've got all their service packs though) and ...
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Terminal server logs off users after 5 minutes

We have the following domain setup: Domain Function level: Server 2008 5 Server 2003 terminal servers 5 Server 2008 R1 terminal servers 150 staff who use mandatory profiles on their PCs Those staff ...
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Printing problems on a member of my TS farm

I have 2 , Server 2008R2 boxes as members of a Terminal Server farm. I can use the printui.dll command "Rundll32 printui.dll,PrintUIEntry /ga /c\" to successfully add printers globally to one of the ...
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What is the best way of restricting user profile size in a Terminal Server environment?

From this link I understand that my two options are: NTFS Quotas The "Limit profile size" policy setting I prefer option (1) because I really want to limit the overall size of everyone's profile ...
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Remote Desktop Admin Disabled after Terminal Services Enabled

I have a windows 2003 standard server that we've always used the Remote Desktop Admin (max 2 sessions). Yesterday, I enabled terminal services on the server, to look into expanding that max sessions. ...
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How to remove auto termination of disconnected RDP session in windows server 2003?

Normally this is not grayed out but on this windows server 2003 it is: It results in disconnected sessions being terminated after 1 minute. Can I set this in the registry to "never terminate ...
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Mac office which needs to run windows application and we don't want parallels on every mac

Have a small law office which uses all Macs but then has a Windows based case management system. Right now they all run Parallels Desktop and it's a bit difficult to manage. I'd like to move the case ...
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TMG with client certificates for TS Gateway

How to set up client side certificate authentication using an enterprise CA for a TS gateway via Forefront TMG 2010? To date I have executed the following: I have a Terminal Services Gateway ...
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RAID layout for terminal server usage - what are my options?

I'm finishing off a Terminal Services solution where I have two identical Dell PowerEdge R710 servers running Hyper-V which will both be connected to a Dell MD3000 DAS via SAS HBA. The MD3000 will ...