troubleshooting Question

Terminal Server processing numerous packets from a single external connection

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I have a 2012 R2 Terminal Server used for Remote Desktop connections.  We have been experiencing slow connections and cutoffs throughout a given day so I decided to investigate.

When I connect to the server and run, for example, Wireshark to see what is hitting the NIC, I see that in a 10-second capture there are maybe 800 packets coming from my public IP.

No other remote connection shows anywhere near this many packets.  This behavior doesn't seem normal.

I have attached a file showing the packet capture from Wireshark. is my public IP.
Dirk Kotte

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