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How to rename/recofigure Remote Desktop Connection Port for Server 2008

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How do I go about changing the port number for Remote Desktop Connection in Server 2008? I want to change it to a higher number from the default of 3389. Is it wise to change it to something in the 19000 range? I heard this was good to do because port scanning would take too much time to find that port. ** I am totally new to Server 2008, as in every post I am a hardware guy, but I couldn't become a software guy without Experts Exchange!
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Go to the bottom and search for the Iteezy link or go here. The consensus is that this works. I am still waiting to do this last minute but I have heard its a great solution. http://www.iteezy.com/change-rdp-3389-port-on-windows-2008-server/qc/10098
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