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Terminal Server Remote Access Windows 2003

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I have a new domain that was setup. Everything is great except that I have to give users Domain Admin rights to logon to Terminal Services. I am not using group policy and the users have been added to the Remote Desktop Users group in Active Directory. I also made sure that the Remote USers group was added in group policy under User Right Assigment - Allow logon through Terminal Services. I am working on a 2003 Terminal Server and my Domain Controller is a different 2008 box.


My question is since I am not using Group Policy is there something else I need to do to make this work.
Do I need to enable this policy and if so how?

THANKS!!!
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If you add your users to the "remote desktop users" group, and then go to the local policy of that server, to add the remote desktop users the allow logon locally - doesn't that help ?

In general I don't like users to have admin-rights :)
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Yes it does. I thougth of that about the same time I sent the email. I just added the group to the local policy and it works fine. Thanks!
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