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Locking down a Remote Desktop connection in Server 2003

Posted on 2011-09-21
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Can someone recommend a step-by-step guide to locking down a remote desktop session into a 2003 Server? Specifically, what are the group policy settings to give someone access to a single folder, an application on the Server, their home/network directories? We don't want the remote users to be able to install or access anything else on the File Server.
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by:Amitabh Singh
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Hi

have a look to the Microsoft Link below its include information regarding Locking down a Remote Desktop  session + step by step guide how to do this

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/278295

http://www.microsoft.com/download/en/details.aspx?DisplayLang=en&id=12117
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by:NWILSON4
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That's should be a good start. Do you know how to give a remote desktop user access to a single data folder on the desktop, nothing more? Would I use folder redirection to point the desktop folder to a specific network share?
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yep block all Icon from desktop and start manu + cmd + task manger via GPO (you will how to do this from my previous link ) ,  and create a shortcut to desktop to access that network share and use folder redirection
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by:NWILSON4
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Thank you for your assistance.
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