Desktop Icons and Taskbar Keep Remote User's Settings After the User Logs Off Remote Desktop

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Article ID: 307078 - View products that this article applies to.
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SYMPTOMS

When you as a remote user log on to a remote session by using Remote Desktop, the icons and the taskbar on the remote computer still reflect your settings even after you log off and a local user logs on.

CAUSE

This behavior can occur because the remote session saves the desktop icons and taskbar positions in the current user profile.

RESOLUTION

To work around this issue, after a remote user logs off, the local user must resize or rearrange the desktop icons and taskbar settings to restore them to their previous positions.

STATUS

Microsoft has confirmed that this is a problem in the Microsoft products that are listed at the beginning of this article.

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Article ID: 307078 - Last Review: December 1, 2007 - Revision: 1.4
APPLIES TO
  • Microsoft Windows XP Home Edition
  • Microsoft Windows XP Professional
  • Microsoft Windows XP Professional x64 Edition
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