Terminal Server Install makes other software stop working?
Posted on 2006-11-28
I want to install Terminal Server on my Windows Server 2003. We will be using it to have remote users operate billing software on the server from their remote workstations. When I go to Add/Remove Windows components, I get the following message:
Program Installation: If you continue with this installation, programs that are already installed on your server will no longer work and will have to be reinstalled. You must use Add or Remove Programs in Control Panel whenever you install programs to use on a Terminal Server.
I'm not sure what this means. What applications will no longer work? All of them? We have the billing software already in use by a dozen people on the LAN here - will this stop working? That would not be acceptable, to say the least.
Any advice would be appreciated.