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Q&A Monday: requested session access is denied

Q&A Monday:  requested session access is denied

Question: I have a user who is trying to connect to a RDS host (2008 R2 ), They are getting the error message "requested session access is denied". I checked and made sure the user is member of the local remote desktop user group and they have the permission "Allow logon via Remote desktop services" is granted.  What am I [...]

Enable RDP via Registry

Enable RDP via Registry

There may be times where a server is in a co-location and you forget to turn on Remote desktop on, there is a way to get RDP on a server just by making a change to the registry.  Either remotely connect to the server’s registry or make a batch script then will run when the server reboots.  As long as no firewall is enabled. The registry [...]

Q&A Monday: Change Remote Desktop Port

Q&A Monday: Change Remote Desktop Port

Question: Do you know if there is any way to change the port number of remote desktop? I am looking to make RDP more secure by changing the default port on our servers. Answer: There is a way to change the default port for all supported versions of Windows and it isn't really that complicated.  By default for those of you not aware, [...]