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Restrict Access to Terminal Server to Just Certain Users

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We have a terminal server in our organization that we would like to only have a few people access. How would we be able to make the this restriction? I was thinking that we would have to take local user group access away except for those specified users, but I wanted to clarify with the experts first. Thanks in advance.
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You are correct. The "Remote Desktop User" or "Terminal Server User" is normally a group pre-defined when you setup a Windows server. You would simply make sure that the remote users are in the Remote Desktop Group.

Below is a link with alot of information regarding setting up a remote user

http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/cc779731(WS.10).aspx

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Great answer. Thanks for your help.
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