need a script for terminal server configuration

we have some 60 citrix servers. i will create a text file with list of server names. every server is manually configured in terminal server configuration --> session tab --> idle timeout as 20 minutes. override user configuration. i need to change the time from 20 minutes to 1 hour. operating system is windows server 2003.

I just want to change one value i.e idle timeout from 20 to one hour. text file with server names is ready, this setting is in terminal services configuration, ica-tcp properties, it is not on rdp-tcp, it is in th eproperties of ICA-tcp. sessions tab, idle timeout value should be 60 minutes.

need help to modify this value please
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You can do this from a GPO. There are ADM templates for Citrix servers that you can import into GPMC and apply to all your servers.
I do not have a citrix server to test the registry setting on so you may need to adjust the registry setting:

for /f %i in (servers.txt) do reg add \\%i\HKLM\SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\Control\Terminal Server\WinStations\ICA-tcp /v MaxIdleTime /d 20 /t REG_DWORD /f

Please note this is the syntax when run interactively from the command line. To run from a batch you must use %%i in place of %i in the for command.

Use Group Policy It will override all other settings
Registry settings override GPO settings on Windows 2003. Vista and later GPO will win. Regardless i agree GPO is the better way to manage settings like these, especially if you already have the Citrix GPO Templates deployed. If not however a script is a quick way to easily push out the same settings.
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