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Windows 2000 Terminal Service

Jlopez025
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When installing windows terminal server on a member server, is it necessary to install a Terminal License Server on a Domain Controller even if all the clients are running Windows 2000 or XP?  I thought that terminal server licenses just needed to be bought for windows 9X machines.  I have a server running Terminal Services, but do not have a license server on the network.  It was working fine till a couple of days ago.  At this time, under Terminal Service Manager, there are no servers listed.  When I change the terminal service mode to Administration mode, I still can't connect.  Please help.  Thank you.
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The answer to your first question is yes, you must install and activate Terminal Services Licensing on a DC.  You don't need to install any CALs if your clients are all 2k/XP, but that service has to be there and activated.
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