Terminal Server Timeout Settings

Ok experts I'm sure this is an easy one and something I should know, but having a brain freeze today.  I have a DC that is a 2008 and I have 3 terminal servers that are 2003.  Need to make changes to the idle timeout settings.  I've read many articles about these settings in the AD and also in GP.  I understand the AD settings per user, but the GP settings are where I'm confused.  Do I set the GP on the 2008 DC?  OR  Do I set the GP on each 2003 terminal server?  

Please help...need to get this resolved very soon.

Thanks in advance!!!
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Emmanuel AdebayoGlobal Windows Infrastructure Engineer - ConsultantCommented:
Hi,
It does happen sometimes....

You will need to set the GPO (Best practice) on the DC.

Check the link below
http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/cc758177%28v=ws.10%29.aspx

I suggest you set OU for your terminal servers and link the GPO to this OU, then add your terminal servers to the OU.

I hope this helps

regards
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