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rdp is Remote Desktop Protocol, used by Windows to view and control other Windows systems

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Windows forcing application to exit with exit status 1073807364 (0x40010004) [DBG_TERMINATE_PROCESS]

Paying it forward with question and answer. Remote application launched from a desktop via a .RDP file. During initialization on the RDS box the application is seen to startup and then immediately ...
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How to confirm whether I am running in a RDP mstsc /admin session?

Inside an already started RDP session how would I confirm whether I am indeed running inside a session successfully started with the admin switch (mstsc /admin)? I think with older server versions you ...
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Can you modify or remove a Domain GPO Setting through powershell

I have an issue where I was modifying some settings in the Default Domain Policy (I know I shouldn't have) and I've managed somehow to set the 'Allow log on through Terminal Services' to a null value (...
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Is it possible to make a reverse RDP connection on windows server?

My Windows Server 2016 is behind a router, which i have no access to. So i can't open ports and do port-forwarding. I want to connect to my server via RDP. Sure I could use some 3rd party apps like ...
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RDP login works when using Android App, but now when using Windows [closed]

I am trying to connect to my work machine using RDP. Using my Android Phone I can connect to it. It shows up in the list and I fill in my details like so: COMPANYNAME\USERNAME. Then I enter the ...
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How to connect a RDP machine to a VPN?

When I try to connect my RDP machine to a VPN(PPTP), I get disconnected from my RDP. My understanding so far is that all the traffic, including the RDP traffic, is being routed to a different ...
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Microsoft Remote Desktop on macOS cannot connect over IPv6 by hostname

I have an AWS EC2 instance running Windows 10 with an IPv6 address. I can connect directly to it by specifying the full IP address (like 2001:DB8::1) but get a "Error code: 0x104" when ...
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RDP crashes when another user is logged in

I've been experiecing a problem lately with RDP. The situation: I have 2 accounts on my Win10 Pro machine. A personal one and one for work. I use RDP to connect to my personal account but RDP crashes ...
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MAC: Remote Desktop Connection - take over session of active user on client

I am new to RDP, hence not entirely sure if this is the desired behaviour or not. I am using RDP on my MAC to connect to clients throughout the office and do minor maintenance on them. Today I noticed ...
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Remote Desktop (App Store version) can't connect to localhost

OK we have a weird setup I know.. We create an SSH tunnel to our work network, then use RDP to connect to our workstations in the office. Our SSH client is setup to forward local post 1024 to our ...
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GPU Acceleration on a Windows Server without virtualization over RDP

I'm trying to find out if it's possible to run a Windows Server with one GPU which is shared between all RDP clients so that people could create a session on the server start some program with a UI ...
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Microsoft Remote Desktop (MacOS) - Certificate trust

I've got a Windows RemoteApps setup to access a few applications from home but having some issues connecting from MacOS devices using the Microsoft Remote Desktop app. I initially thought it coincided ...
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How to recreate RDS High Availability database if the database is lost?

I have Windows Server 2016 RDS farm which contains 16 servers. All these servers are configured for High Availability and use same database on SQL cluster. If this database would be lost for some ...
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How to block rdp passwords brute-forcing? [closed]

I've noticed there are significant spikes in cpu consumption on my servers due to bots trying to brute force my rdp password. I tried to change an rdp port, it helps for a while but then it resumes. ...
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Can't RDP to Azure VM while traveling

I connect all the time from my home office in the US and I have a dynamic IP so I know I have to update my NSG every time to reflect my current IP. I am traveling now in Mexico and have updated my IP ...
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How to initialize sound in VirtualBox's VRDP?

On my Gentoo Linux host, running VirtualBox 1.6.28, I'm unable to negotiate a VRDP (RDP-4 version) connection because the rdesktop-vrdp client fails to initialize sound so it doesn't connect at all as ...
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Is it safe to use Internet-facing RDP in combination with IP-whitelisting on Windows Firewall?

I am using a VPS that I connect to using RDP over the internet. Since I was experiencing an incessant stream of brute force attacks on the RDP, I configured the windows firewall to only allow certain ...
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Programmatically grant a user the ability to log on using remote desktop

I have several Windows Server 2022 hosts that I need to manage the user rights assignment through automation. When I manually grant a domain user SeRemoteInteractiveLogonRight rights, they cannot log ...
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Kql to get logged in rdp session

We have an on-prem rd gateway and is connected to Azure Arc. New to Azure logging. What is a kql query to get the logged in rdp sessions?
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Project/Tool Windows Credential Provider to use SAML or OIDC for RDP 2FA

I would like to use the same login with the same 2FA I use for SSO in my Webbrowser on RDP-connections. Google Credential Provider for Windows seems to do that, but I need to use my on-premise SSO-...
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RDP connection between PC and laptop in lan with 2 cisco vpn sessions

Good morning, I have my work laptop at home and I connect via vpn cisco anyconnect mobile. From another personal PC that is more powerful and that is in the same lan I want to connect to the laptop by ...
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Terminal server without audio card. Is virtual sound over rdp connections possible?

I have a terminal server that is windows 2016. When I open sound in the botton right, it states that there are no devices that support sound (device manager doesn't show anything for sound either). A ...
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Making applications hosted on third machine available through RDP?

We have a RDP "jump box" which is the only machine on our local network allowed to get incoming RDP connections. Is there a way to make applications on another machine (not the jump box, but ...
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EBS Won't Size Correctly Windows Instance

My root volume won't expand to the size the EC2 console shows we've set the drive to. The C:\ should be 1.5 TB but only shows as 50 GB. The option to expand the volume isn't present in the disk ...
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How to force disconnect from Windows Remote Apps command line

I have a RDP connection that is initiated by a RD Gateway website. Login and everything works well. But sometimes the connection becomes a ghost, or if i want to login as another user on the same RD ...
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Remote app loads endlessly on windows server 2016 (Webclient or RDWEB)

I have a domain controller (DC) with windows server 2012 R2, from which I create remote apps via powershell on a gateway server (RD gateway - gateway.server.org (fictive name)) which has windows ...
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RDP Windows server 2019

I'm connecting to one windows server 2019 from another windows server 2019 through RDP, when i close the connection using the "X" button and then try to open new RDP connection i get a ...
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Azure AAD Proxy with RDS webclient RDP issue

I have currently implemented the below solution into our environment so that we can achieve pre-authorisation to access our RDWeb / HTML5 WebClient: https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/active-...
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Windows Server 2022 RDP connection fails with error 0x3 + extended error 0x11

The Issue: Today I started receiving an error while connecting to an Azure hosted Windows 2022 Server that until recently (2 or 3 days ago) were connecting fine. The symptom: the connection error ...
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Prevent EC2 User from Seeing AWS Secrets and Credentials

Preface: I use a windows EC2 instance with a role attached that allows it access to specific AWS Secrets Manager secrets. We never use access keys directly. The app running on the instance needs to be ...
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Unable to add RDP to network created in azure, what is need to be added?

If I create a VM directly with azure portal and create new vnet,subnet and allow RDP from it. It is working. But if I follow below process, I am getting issue. I have created a vnet using below ...
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Remote desktop not working for azure machine, how to allow that?

I am getting RDP error when connecting to the machine. The inbound rule already added but still getting this error. Even ping also not working. How to fix this?
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How to reserve a processor in Windows Server for Remote Desktop

Windows Server 2012 R2, every once in a while a runaway process will take up all the CPU and my RDP session will either take forever to start or disconnect after a long wait. Is there a way to ...
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No User exists for 'query user'

I have one weird issue on the virtual machine. When I do 'query user user1' is not showing the active session of the user. It says 'No User exists for user1', though there is active connection. ...
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How to find admin which logged off my RDP session

I recently discovered that since some days, someone often logs off my RDP session to our jump admin server when I have disconnected my session (which then terminates any long-running task I may have ...
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Active Directory: how to get rid of NTLM when we have remote users (road warriors)?

I want to disable NTLM completely. I don't want password hash to be stored in memory because of pass-the-hash attack (people don't have SeDebugPrivilege but anyway NTLM is not good) But people connect ...
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One remote RDP user often gets stuck on "Please wait for the local session manager" from a shared virtual Windows Server 2019; others work

The server is a shared virtual server slice running Windows Server 2019. (Set up by InterServer - I'm the software developer of the customer.) A remote Windows 10 computer in location A usually ...
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Replace Self Signed RDP Cert with CA Signed Cert

A few servers are getting picked up by security scans with the following message: The following certificate was at the top of the certificate chain sent by the remote host, but it is signed by an ...
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How to skip AZURE VM with Windows Server 2012 R "Scanning and repairing drive c" on startup?

When I start my VM with Windows Server 2012 R2 on Azure, I see in Boot Diagnostics the VM is "scanning and preparing drive c:" and will stuck at 13%. I can't connect with RDP or other way, ...
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Force generate a new session or lock a session ID to a client when using the same login for Windows Virtual Machines versus taking over empty session?

Situation Our engineering group generates new Windows VMs from a template that uses a generic admin user. Through the course of a project that user is used in multiple, parallel sessions by several ...
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Linux equivalent to "query user /server:my-server-address"

The command from the title displays all connected users for my terminal server. Is there an equivalent linux command to display the same information?
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Securely connecting to clients via RDP over VPN

I have a network connectable by VPN, and want to limit most users to only be able to access certain hosts, indirectly. It consists of several Windows hosts that will be connected by RDP. I'm more of a ...
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Domain Access Issues through RDP

We are adding new servers to a domain but having frequent issues with connecting to those servers through RDP. Frequently when trying to connect via RDP I get the message "the security database ...
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Printers not redirecting when RD session host role is installed (winserver 2019)

as the title says, printers will not redirect to the remote server when that role is installed, everything works fine if i remove the role, but the thing is, without the role i can't control the ...
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Detect Windows X server display number from Linux (client of X)

Our team often connect to a Windows server through remote desktop (RDP). Inside RDP, we use Putty (a terminal emulator) to connect to a Linux server. Sometimes we launch X-Win32 (an X server for ...
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Only Allow 1 user to Remote Desktop at a time (Windows 2019)

By default Windows 2019 allows 2 users to remote desktop at one time. Is there a way to restrict this even further to allow only 1 remote desktop user at a time? I tried the following tutorial, ...
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Nested AD Groups RDP permission not applying to new Windows Server 2019 VM

Similar Issue with no responses: Nested AD groups working in local computer groups, but certain servers fail to allow RDP? I am only new to this environment and the person I took this over from also ...
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why chrome.exe and svchost.exe connecting to RDP port 3389 on 127.0.0.1

i noticed in the event viewer that chrome.exe and svchost.exe are connecting to 127.0.0.1 remotely using RDP port 3389 on multiple Pc's . i couldn't figure out why this event happens even though that ...
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Fast intercontinental Remote Desktop Sessions

I will be working from Thailand for the next months and I want to be able to RDP or Anydesk my office PC in Greece. Previous attempts have been proven unstable with varied results throughout the day - ...
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Why won't this open a file on launch of Google Cloud?

sysprep-specialize-script-ps1 Invoke-Item "C:\Program Files\Google\Chrome\Application\chrome.exe" I then RDP in and wait a couple of minutes and see no file started. The path is correct. ...
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