Explorer.exe crashes repeatedly when you try to log on to a remote desktop in Windows 8.1 or Windows Server 2012 R2

Applies to: Windows Server 2012 R2 DatacenterWindows Server 2012 R2 StandardWindows Server 2012 R2 Essentials More

Symptoms


This issue may occur if you disable the "Restrict Remote Desktop Services users to a single Remote Desktop Services session" policy and log on to multiple remote desktop sessions that are connected to the same Windows Server 2012 R2 RDS server. 

Status


Microsoft has confirmed that this is a problem in the Microsoft products that are listed in the "Applies to" section.

References


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