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Server 2003 Terminal Server always prompts for usernmame & password

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Server 2003 R2 running Terminal Services. Member of SBS 2011 domain.

In TS Config | RDP-TCP | Logon Settings, Use client-provided logoin information is selected.

RDP clients have valid credentials saved, but the server always prompts for username & password
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Often if the connection fails it seems to loose the saved password. Try creating and saving a new rdp connection client.
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PS- there is also an option under the RDP-Tcp properties fin Remote Desktop Session host on the Logon Settings "always prompt for password" that would override saved passwords. In a default configuration this is not enabled. I believe there are also matching group policies to enforce that as well, but as mentioned these would have had to be enabled.
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