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How to enable Remote Desktop on Windows 2008 Server Core

Support for Windows Server 2003 ended on July 14, 2015

Microsoft ended support for Windows Server 2003 on July 14, 2015. This change has affected your software updates and security options. Learn what this means for you and how to stay protected.

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Yuval Sinay
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The following article will helps you to enable Remote Desktop on Windows 2008 Server Core
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1. Logon into the server console.
 
2. To enable remote administration from Windows Vista/Windows 2008; Write the command in
           
            the Windows shell:
 
             "Cscript %windir%\system32\SCRegEdit.wsf /ar 0" and press the "Enter" button.
 
 
Note:  To enable remote administration from Windows XP/2003 and earlier operating system;
 
              Write the command in the Windows shell:
 
          "Cscript %windir%\system32\SCRegEdit.wsf /ar 0" and press the "Enter" button.           

          "Cscript %windir%\system32\SCRegEdit.wsf /cs 0" and press the "Enter" button.  
 
 
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Article ID: 555964 - Last Review: 08/19/2007 03:14:42 - Revision: 1.0

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