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Terminal Services settings in registry

Posted on 2009-04-09
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When I orginally setup our Windows 2003 terminal server long ago, I believe that I disabled things such as printer redirection and clipboard in the registry of the server. Now that I want to reverse these changes, I can't seem to find out how and where to do this?

I looked in the domain group policy for the terminal server as well as the local group policy on the TS. There are no settings there. I also looked in the connection file that I give to users - clipboard and printer redirection are enabled.

Can someone give me support on how to reverse these registry settings?
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Question by:larkinstreetyouth
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by:mickeyfan
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Try:

HKLM\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Terminal Server Client\
   "DisableDriveRedirection"=dword:00000001
   "DisableClipboardRedirection"=dword:00000001
   "DisablePrinterRedirection"=dword:00000001
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by:larkinstreetyouth
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So, I've added these dwords. Should the change be immediate for current users or does it apply to new users from the default profile?
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Sorry those need to be zero's not 1's. so ....

  "DisableDriveRedirection"=dword:00000000
   "DisableClipboardRedirection"=dword:00000000
   "DisablePrinterRedirection"=dword:00000000

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  "DisableDriveRedirection"=dword:00000001
   "DisableClipboardRedirection"=dword:00000001
   "DisablePrinterRedirection"=dword:00000001

That is to disable them. sorry.
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