"No License Server" Error Message Appears When You Try to Connect to Terminal Server After Mode Change

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SYMPTOMS

When you change the Terminal Server mode on the server, from Remote Administration mode to Application mode, and you then try to open a session on a client computer, the following error message may appear:
The remote session was disconnected because there are no Terminal Server License Servers available to provide a license.
Please contact the server administrator.
Formerly, you received a warning message 90 days before you had to obtain a license.

CAUSE

This behavior can occur if the client computer has just moved from a domain that has a Terminal Server License Server to a domain that does not have one. In this situation, the 90-day license warning function becomes disabled.

RESOLUTION

To resolve this issue, obtain a license for the client to connect to the Terminal Server.

STATUS

This behavior is by design.

Properties

Article ID: 283760 - Last Review: February 20, 2007 - Revision: 4.4
APPLIES TO
  • Microsoft Windows Server 2003, Enterprise Edition (32-bit x86)
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