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Windows Server 2008 remoted desktop multiple users

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Hello,

I am using Windows Server 2008 R2. In the future I will have a lot of users, which will connect simultaneously. Is this possible with Windows Server 2008 via remote desktop? How many users can be simultaneously connected? Is there restriction in number?


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The magic number is 2....plus 1 more if you use the -admin switch.  If you want this available for multiple users (more than 2), you'll need to install an enterprise terminal license server.

http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/cc783569(v=WS.10).aspx
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Without RD Session host, the maximum is 2:

http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/cc753380.aspx
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Thanks a lot, this had solved my problem.
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