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Transfer Files to TS session running through RWW

Last Modified: 2012-08-13
Hi All

This is a SBS 2003 / 2003 standard question.

Firstly an overiew.

My SBS 2003 is the domain controller (ofcourse) and it is running RWW to the web. I also have a 2003 Server working as a TS and people connect to it via RWW (connect to my companies application sharing server).

The problem:

In order to transfer files between a local computer and a TS session i need to edit the Remote Desktop Connection settings. Through RWW you do not get this option as it connects straight away. From what i have read (which may be wrong) but i need to go into the Remote Desktop Connection, go to the Local Resources Tab and put a tick in Disk Drives.

Can i set this to hapen automatically through RWW or will i have to forward some ports and have my users connect straight to the TS.... which i would rather not do as it will confuse them (have made a lot of changes and had settled on working through everything using RWW).

I originally thought that if i selected "connect client drives" under Environment in the user properties this would do it, however it doesnt seem to work like that!


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How did you install your TS. If you follow this white paper most of what you are after is automatic: https://www.microsoft.com/canada/smallbiz/products/sbs/terminalservices.mspx
Also did you join the TS with the add server wizard. You should.
Hope that helps,


Thanks DanKoster

How simple was that!!!!

Gavin McMillan

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