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Questions tagged [rdp]

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

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AWS EC2 - Get access logs of AWS EC2 Instance logged in by RDP

I have created a windows instance and got .rdp file. How can i get the access logs i.e WHO and WHEN the instance is logged into with this .rdp file. Also, how much time was it used. Need help with the ...
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Security - Win 2012 SRV - Activity Logs / Traces - Only IP and timestamp logged?

As per title, very simple question. In windows server 2012, default settings should be logging only incoming IP and timestamp? No other specifics?
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Viewing peak concurrent RDP connections

I have a requirement to view the peak concurrent RDP connections on a Windows Server 2012R2 server. The license limit is 35, but I need to know how close we have come to reaching this number. Is ...
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Windows 2008R2 RDP only works for Standard User but not for an Admin User

I have an issue which I cannot figure out. We have a Windows server 2008 set up. The user is setup to allow remote desktop and is a part of the Remote Desktop Users. When user is also part of the ...
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Not able to RDP to VM

I recently migrated a VM from AWS to my GCP envrionment. Old machine was on a abc.com domain, migrated to a VPC in GCP that has VPN tunnel to xyz.com domain. I am able to conneect to serial port 2 ...
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Windows 7 multiple RDP session isn't working

It was working for long time and suddenly it stopped accepting multiple users. I'm not sure how to debug the issue. termsrv.dll version is 6.1.7601.24234 and it is as same as another VM which is 2008 ...
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RDP sessions dropping during VM migration

We are using a Nutanix cluster though this could just as easily apply to VMware. We use RDP sessions from a Windows 2012 server to thin clients running either Windows 8, 10, or HP ThinPro to provide ...
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Connections to RDP failing over PPTP

Our remote users are experimenting problems to connect to the windows server using remote desktop. They first start the VPN using pptp and after that just try to stablish the connection to the windows ...
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RDP to windows failing

I have fresh Windows 2016 running, when I try to RDP from Windows 10 I get this error What patch I need to install on the Windows & Mac clients to fix this issue ?
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windows 2012 r2 asking for password in remote's logon screen in Mac

I am trying to connect microsoft windows 2012 r2 remote server from mac in following 3 ways windows instance is created in aws Directly clicking the one of the desktop added in microsoft remote ...
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keep-alive “graphical” utilities wiithout RDP connection on Windows Server

I have to send keyboard input and mouse activity detection to an application on my Windows Server. I use SendKeys.SendWait to do so. It works perfectly when a RDP connection is active, and it keeps ...
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How to force RDP to accept my stored credentials, when my computer is under a domain?

So i've setup TERMSRV/* in the Group Policy Editor, but RDP will still not allow me to use saved credentials because the computer is under a domain. I found this by reading the description in the ...
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Windows Server VM created from Snapshot fails to Boot on GCE

I am trying to create a new VM instance on Google Compute Engine - GCE from a snapshot which I created from a Windows Server 2012 VM Instance a couple of days ago, but I've never been able to RDP ...
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RDP over UDP failing on Windows 10 1809 with reduced MTU links

Since updating to Windows 10 build 1809 on both RDP client and server, I'm seeing a black screen after the initial logon sequence completes when connecting over a link with a smaller-than-ethernet MTU,...
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How to learn more when the Windows 10 RDP client displays a “logon failed” message?

I'm attempting to RDP into a Windows 10 Enterprise desktop behind a corporate firewall while using a proprietary cross-platform endpoint client installed on my home devices to access the network ...
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Deny RDP access to specific server from a particular user via GPO

I have a security issue. How can I deny RDP access to a specific server(critical server) for a particular Active Directory user using a Group Policy Object (GPO) ?
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linux rdp show screen different users

I need a software that can run under linux as server and share the current user screen with a remote viewer. I've tried those software but they start a new session: xtighvncviewer remmina ...
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How to distribute RDP certificates from ADCS to non-domain members?

I have a few hundred systems that are not AD-joined, for which I'd like to issue RDP certificates from an internal hierarchy (built with ADCS). I can do it manually, by generating CSRs, then signing ...
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Active Directory Domain name(s)

I've successfully created a test AD domain and joined several machines to it, for the purposes of this post I'll call the domain "TEST.COM". Everything seems to be working perfectly, except for one ...
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RDS Session host server disconnecting all user profile disks intermittently

I have a Windows RDS solution utilizing user profile disks which are stored on a file server. There are two session host servers which the RDS Gateway loadbalances between. I'm seeing an issue ...
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Initialize RDP user, only via FTP

I have a rather unique issue, and was wondering if there's a simple solution to this that I am failing to find. I have a Windows Server 2012 instance running remotely, that I have no physical access ...
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Can't connect to my google cloud server via RDP

I have a google cloud server, I've been using it for months and I always connect to it by downloading the RDP file and it always worked. But today I'm getting this error message when I try to connect....
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Azure OS-Included VM Image - Windows Server 2016 Remote Desktop Session Host Concurrent User Access (CALs required?)

I want to set up an Azure VM that can be accessed by at least 5 users concurrently. There is an OS-included Azure VM image option for "Windows Server 2016 Remote Desktop Session Host 2016". When ...
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Remote connections (RDP, AnyDesk etc) disconnect after a few seconds

I have a user with a strange situation. We have a terminal server (Windows Server 2012 R2) where everyone can RDP in without an issue. Except for this one person. He connects successfully, but only ...
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Is there any hotkey to exit from shadow?

How can I close shadow window without using mouse? Is there any hotkey? My aims is to avoid move user mouse cursor, when I've decided to exit. In Windows 2008 R2 I was able to use Ctrl + * or another ...
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RD App windows locking up when connecting/disconnecting docking station

We have a selection of 8 assorted Dell laptops - Latitude 5490 and 3390, XPS 13 2-in-1 - all less than 12 months old. We also have a couple of different docking stations in use, Dell D6000's and one ...
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Adding IP Addresses to RDP firewall rule

Please understand that I have been through all the posts regarding this issue and my issue has not been resolved which is as follows: I have a brand new installation of Server 2008 R2 SP1, with all ...
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CTRL down on reconnect - Is this a bug in Remote Desktop?

I stumbled upon a weird problem when using RDP and it seems to be reproducible in my environment: Connect (in my case from Windows 7) to a remote Windows system (here Windows 2012) Open up a browser (...
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RDP user session stuck on “signing out” - server 2016

I've two admin accounts for a remote server, struggling with one of them. The password for both is due to expire in 5 days. Because I have to RDP through 3 other machines to reach this server I can't ...
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RDP error 1040 on some machines

I have a remote desktop connection to a server where various colleagues connect to fine without issues. One user reports the following issue when trying to connect: Extended Reason: Your computer can'...
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Remotely Monitoring RDP Certificate

We use OpenSSL on a CentOS 6 server to monitor the certificate on servers for RDP. To do this we use: openssl s_client -connect SERVER01:3389 -prexit This has worked flawlessly until 4 days ago, ...
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RDP service not displayed under services for remote computer

I have a jumpstation which i connect to remotely, from here on i launch services.msc and choose connect to another computer to display the set of services running on server X. I can see majority of ...
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Can't RDP to windows 2016 server after reboot, while another computer can

We had launched a windows server 2016 in a VM hosted environment, applied both CIS Benchmark for windows server 2016 level 1 and CIS benchmark for IIS 10 level 1. At this point all of the three ...
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Windows 10 Po, RDP Server, “An internal error has occurred”

I have a Windows 10 Pro machine that is functioning as a RDP terminal for a single user. This machine was configured more than 2 years ago and has had no major changes made to its configuration, ...
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How to end a RDP session without locking in windows 2003 server [closed]

When I use "C:\Windows\System32\tscon.exe RDP-Tcp#NNN /dest:console" I get the following error: Could not connect sessionID 1 to sessionname console, Error code Error [7041]:Disconnecting the ...
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Safety of RDP without network level authentication

I have been reading about RDP and Active Directories and I have gathered following understandings that I'm not sure are correct: Seems like RDP with Network Level Authentication works only (or most ...
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DirectX or Hyper-V In google cloud? [closed]

Okay so basically i want to run some programs thath need Directx , a good alternative would be RemoteFX with Hyper-V but google cloud plataform dosnt support Hyper-V. And RDP dosnt support Directx. I ...
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Disable Ability to Print or Install Printers via UNC Path

Is there a way to disable printing or installing printers via UNC path? If a printer is added via UNC path in our RDP environment, it shows up for every user on the same collection. If the printer ...
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How to restrict RDPs to Azure VMs only via VPN?

I have: An Azure virtual network A Point-To-Site (P2S) Virtual Network Gateway A subnet inside that network A virtual machine inside the subnet A network security group that the VM is a member of, ...
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Windows RDP Resolution Changes When RDP Client is minimized?

When using RDP to control a Win10 machine, the initial session starts in full resolution(expected behavior). When the client is minimized and then restored, the resolution in the client automatically ...
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RDP sharing - tsclient

We are using TSPlus as Remote Access solution. After some period of time, RDP shares (\tsclient) stopped working. Drive redirection on client side is enabled, I have checked Network Provider Order (...
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One RD Session Host working at one time for RD Web with RemoteApp?

Pardon my newbie question. I have the following setup (all servers are W2012) Machine Name: Gateway....... Role: Web Access & Gateway Machine Name: Host1......... Role: Connection Broker & ...
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Windows 7 Pro RDP to Windows 10 Pro, Get NLA error when attempting reconnect

Working on a poor connection, I get occasional packet loss that causes the RDP session to drop. When it drops, it displays the message "Connection lost, attempting to reconnect 1 of 20..." When it ...
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Unable to RDP to VM hosted in Windows 2016 Server

I have a windows 2016 server, which hosts a VM (Oracle Virtual Box). VM network setting is NAT with port forward. e.g. 192.168.10.17:5001 gets forward to 10.0.2.15:3389 Here are steps I have tried: ...
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mstsc can't verify identity of the remote Amazon server

When I connect to a Amazon instance running Windows Server 2003 R2, mstsc says, that it can't verify remote server's identity. Like on this image: But in my case the certificate name is: i-...
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Dell/Wyse ThinClient ini RDP printer setup

I have a Wyse 3030LT thin client that I have configured via an ini file on an ftp server. The thin client simply boots and connects to an RDP session. I now wish to configure a network printer that ...
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2012 R2 RDS Farm with Connection Broker

It's not clear to me how I should have users connect to a new RDS farm. I have the following servers in a new RDS farm that will be access by users internal to my domain and network infrastructure: ...
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Can I RDP through mstsc and run a script on that remote desktop?

I'm writing a powershell script which needs to RDP to a few servers and do processes there and then come back. mstsc /v:<computer> by itself looks great as it's security/credential prompt is ...
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How do I create remote desk access with limitation?

I have a desktop that sits in the USA with three users "A" "B" & "C". Our team works remotely. I want to create a remote desk access for the team for user "B", so they can access anytime and use a ...
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How to stop Remote Desktop closing a session due to idle time in windows server 2016?

I'm connecting from a Windows 10 desktop (via RDP) to a server running windows server 2016. Some tasks take very long running processes on the remote server. My problem is that Remote Desktop logs ...