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Remote Desktop Services Remote Audio Issues

I have a server running server std 2008 r2 fully patched. There are 8 Wyse C10LE's that connect to the server via RDS. Everything is working fantastically with the exception that there is no ...
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Terminal Service vs Desktop

I am having a project to work out the cost that my company will have if we are moving away from using Terminal Services, and start to use a normal desktop for every user. I have 3 Windows Server 2008 ...
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Two SBS 2003 Servers, two domains, one company, Exchange, and Terminal Services [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Can you help me with my software licensing question? Here's the scenario; please let me know if I haven't provided enough info. Business 1 went out of business, and ...
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Windows Terminal Services 2003 Remote Printer Printing One Blank Page

We've got a remote user on Windows XP with an HP Deskjet 6122 printer that is having some printing issues. Weird thing is that the user was able to print before but now all of a sudden cannot. There ...
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Stuck Windows Key on Windows 2008 server (via mstsc)

I'm connecting to a Windows 2008 R2 server using terminal services. It worked like a charm for a very long time, but now for some reason the Windows Key seems to be stuck in it. (No matter where I ...
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How to Set Terminal Services User Preferences?

The server that hosts my terminal service is set to use dd/mm/yyyy and Pounds for currency. When I login as a user instead of getting the aforementioned settings I get mm/dd/yyyy and Dollars for ...
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Setting up Terminal Services on Windows 2008 R2 server for the first time to connect 20 remote users

Any advice on where I should begin in terms of resources or videos? Outstanding questions are: Should we use Remoteapp or Sessions Understanding and deploying TS gateway How does SAV work with ...
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Citrix XenApp-like terminal services for MacOSX?

I was wondering if anyone has ever worked with a Citrix XenApp-type terminal services for MacOSX? I want to be able to Virtualize MacOSX desktops and workspaces so that our designers can login to the ...
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Windows Server 2008 RDP-TCP Certificate keeps going back to Auto generated

Our servers undergo periodic PCI compliance scans and we have a Windows 2008 server machine that we have port 3389 open for RDP. It is secured with SSL, but it is failing the scan because their test ...
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Relationship between terminal clients

I am new to Windows terminal services. If two terminal clients log into Windows terminal services, can these 2 clients communicate between each other? Do they or can they have permanent identities ...
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Adobe Reader hangs on Citrix

Symptoms: The user cannot open new PDF's. When we look on the TS process list, we can see multiple acrord32.exe's, one for each attempt to open a PDF after the hang occurs. The user/Citrix Control ...
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Offline Remote Desktop Services (Terminal Services) Caching

Remote desktop services seems theoretically attractive, but I'm struggling with a practical aspect of deployment: mobile (laptop) users. I would say about 99% of the time, mobile users would be able ...
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RDP Acceleration [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to get Faster RDP HI Does anyone have experience of any good RDP Acceleration software / hardware. We are running over 250 terminal server connections to hyper-v ...
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Set initial program for Terminal Services user with Powershell (without active directory)

I'm running Terminal Services without Active Directory on Windows Server 2008. How can I set the startup program for a user via Powershell? Since I don't have the Active Directory role installed, it ...
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Unable to connect to one server at all + RDP logon problems on other servers

All servers I am writing about below are running Windows 2003 R2. We have a 2003 native domain with two sites (connected by VPN) and two DCs (one DC in each site). It started a few hours ago - my ...
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Terminal Server Logging Software

I have recently been trying to find software to monitor users' activities on our terminal server. After a quick search, I found http://www.softactivity.com/tsm.aspx. Has anyone ever heard of or used ...
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Problem with Windows 2008 GPO policies: cannot apply to single user

I have been trying to setup a GPO policy for a single user ( administrator ) in Windows Server 2008. I have aprox. 50 users using Terminal Service in this server and need to make a different ...
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Windows 2008 Terminal Service: per-user timeout configuration

I have a windows 2008 box running terminal services and i used group policy to setup a timeout of 10 minutes for idle sessions which works great for all users. The issue is that i have 3 users which ...
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Windows directory (%WINDIR%) on Windows Server 2003 Terminal Services returning wrong path

I have a program installed on Windows Server 2003 (Terminal Services role) which should be reading its INI file from C:\Documents & Settings\$user\Windows, but has suddenly started reading it from ...
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How to troubleshoot down terminal service/CITRIX sessions, when the process just won't terminate?

Running a CITRIX presentation server farm, version 4.5.6 on Windows 2003 sp2. In the CITRIX Access Management Console, I sometimes get a session that shows it's in a down state - but has none of the ...
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windows 2008 R2 TS printer security - can't take owership

I have a Windows 2008 R2 server with Terminal server role installed. I'm seeing a problem with an ordinary user who is member of local printer operators group on the server. If the user opens a cmd ...
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Win 2008 R2 terminal server and redirected printer queue security

I have a case where I need a non-priv account to be able to make a modification to the redirected printer. I know, its not advisable but we're not giving them access - changes will be made in code. ...
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Temporary user-profiles on Windows Server 2008 TS

for a publicly accessible terminal server I have created a user profile which only allows running of a few programs (demonstration of applications). This results in many people connecting to the ...
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Citrix Mixed Server Session problems

we've run an Citrix Farm with 4 x Windows 2008 x64 (XenApp 5.0 FP3) and one server Win 2003 x86 (Xenapp 4.6). Yesterday we had a strange problem with Session logins. Existing Sessions could work ...
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Printer Loading on Terminal Services - Server 2008

We have a problem with one of our clients where the default printer he uses isn't loaded by the time the app that he uses over terminal services is launched. If you check again a minute later the ...
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Script To Kill Terminal Sessions

I need some script to be able to kill terminal sessions in our server. Basically, some users are connecting through an application via Terminal Services. When they close the application, it usually ...
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Terminal Server monitoring/recording solutions [closed]

I saw an ad on ServerFault for a product called ObserveIT - it looks like a brilliant product, and we're in the process of trialling it in our staging environment. Does anyone know of any other ...
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Domain vs IP Address with Terminal Services

Background I have a client running Windows Small Business Server 2003. For reasons too dull to explain, they would access this machine via Terminal Services using the domain mail.foo.com (where "foo" ...
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Can raising the domain function level to “Windows Server 2003” cause remote desktop to stop working?

I've read that on Windows Server 2008, raising the DFL can cause XP and Linux/rdesktop clients to not be able to connect, but only if Network Level Authentication is enabled. However, we're only on ...
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Securing Remote Desktop Server on Windows 7 For Internet Use

I have a desktop and laptop both running Windows 7 Professional. My goal is to secure the desktop so that I can securely use "Remote Desktop" over the Internet from ONLY the laptop. I have already ...
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Non-trusted users on terminal services

We're considering to enable our >10 suppliers (mainly from China) to input/edit/view data via an unified interface. The preferred way is to use the same windows-based .NET/MSSQL application as used ...
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Does Microsoft have a non-hack method for turning off the 'X' to disconnect terminal RDP?

Hoping this goes here... We have issues when users disconnect from terminal services instead of logging off. Does Microsoft have a non-hack method for disabling the Close caption on the taskbar as ...
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how to disable user logoff from remote desktop

I need to disable log off function for terminal services users. Disconnect option only will be acceptable. Is any script to make it works?
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automatic user logon after server reboot - Windows 2008 remote desktop

I need to make 7 user sessions always to be logged in. If my server rebooted, I need some script or windows feature to make sure that all 7 users are logged in into remote desktop sessions (without ...
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How to query what users are logged on to a remote server's Terminal Services

I've used quser before to query users on the local server. I noticed today that it has an option for querying a remote server. However, when I tried it, I keep getting the following error: ...
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Terminal Server Install — Add/Remove Program Message on NonAdministrator Machines

First time poster... My company uses terminal services for one of our remote offices. Data is kept on a different server. OS is Windows Server 2003. Last week, they needed to purchase a program and ...
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How should I approach consolidation of BEA WebLogic application development workstations?

I am hoping to gain some insight as to how I might virtualize/consolidate the desktop environment for my developers. Our dev/unit testing environment consists of a WebLogic server installed on each ...
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Can't access shared folders over network using \\serverIP in explorer

All of the sudden I cannot type " \\my.server.ip.address" in explorer to access shared files/folders like I used to. I could have possibly changed GPO or RDP-TCP settings to screw this up, but I don't ...
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Good antivirus for Terminal Services environment (Windows Server 2008)

I'm looking for a good antivirus to install on a Windows Server 2008 with Terminal Services enabled and 10 concurrent user that run app on this server through app remote ... This server is in a ...
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Terminal server serial COM port redirection and USB-to-Serial adapter

I have a client(Windows 7 Pro) that make a connection to Windows terminal server through RDP, i have enabled COM port redirection for both server and client side, but the redirection doesn't happen ...
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cannot connect to server via RDP- reboot solves the problem

I have a suprising number of issues in a client environment that revolve around being unable to RDP to a system that has remote administration enabled. In all cases a reboot resolves the issue. Is ...
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listen on a specific ip at windows 2008 web terminal services

I have a Windows 2008 Web Edition server with several IPs. In order to improve security I want to expose only one IP for public services, and use another IP for the administrative ports. That said, ...
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Disable TS created printers when using Citrix ICA

We've having some issues with printing from Citrix ICA from a certain piece of software. We're new to this but the person trying to print has had an older version of Citrix installed a few years ago ...
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Do I need to purchase addtional licenses to use Terminal Services RemoteApp on Windows SBS 2008?

I want to make a single application avail. via Terminal Services RemoteApp on a Server running Windows SBS 2008. Do I need to purchase any additional licenses or does SBS 2008 come with some?
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How to best migrate one Windows 2008 R2 / SharePoint / Exchange / Terminal Services (All-in-one) into 4 VM's?

My client has one machine with Windows 2008 R2 and everything on it. By everything I mean AD, DNS, SharePoint 2010 Standard, Exchange 2010 Standard, Terminal Services, Office 2010 and a bunch of ...
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How to setup terminal service gateway in my RDP client

I am using "RD Tabs" to bypass the terminal service gateway to RDP to the remote host. Usually I use browser and go to https://webvpn.company.com:777 with my account. Now in RD Tabs advanced ...
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Terminal services and screen savers

I have a Window Server 2008 R2 server acting as a terminal server for mobile devices running a single application, but I am having issues with the screen saver popping on after ten minutes. Is there ...
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Locking down remote desktop using AD GPO

I am currently locking down a companies remote desktop access via a VPN. What I need to do is disable remote printing, file transfer and clipboard via active directory for the workstations that will ...
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Windows Server 2008: Terminal Services / VDI

I have a Dell R710 with 72GB of memory running Hyper-V. Within Hyper-V I have a Windows 2008 (32-bit) VM running Terminal Services. How do I allocate memory so that any user who connects to this ...
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Differences between Remote Desktop and Terminal services

What is the difference between Remote Desktop and Terminal services? We run a windows 2008 R2 server. There are several administrators who need to access this server. Windows 2008 allows only two ...