RDP use local PC settings

Posted on 2009-04-27
Last Modified: 2013-11-21
Have a w2k3 TS server setup with Regional Settings for Australia.
We have users logging in from "foreign locations" and wish for them to use their regional settings to handle their RDP session: eg:  a user logs in from say the USA can they get the regional settings from their local PC ?
Is there a another way to do this ?

End result: Want the RDP client to be able to use their own regional settings whilst in the session so that reports / displays will present in their accepted date format.

Thanks for reading.

Question by:kiwifagan
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    The way to do this would be to make local accounts on the server for each different country and then log in as that country and change the regional settings. For example create a local user called USA and log in as USA and change the regional setting to USA regional settings and tell all the people that are in the USA to log in as USA and the date format and money format will be there waiting for them.

    Hope that helps

    Jamal from

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    Thanks for the solution was trying to hard to make the resolutioncomplex.

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