troubleshooting Question

Can Windows Server 2016 Essentials be accessed by remote desktop?

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Remko Drent asked on
Windows OSWindows 10AzureWindows Server 2016
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I currently use Windows home server 2011 and I mainly like the backup part of it. It can really make a perfect backup of all clients in the network. Since it's time for a new server by now and I'd like to keep the same type of backup, I've been looking around. Server 2016 Essentials can do the same trick. Server 2016 normal can't. Makes choosing easy :)
However: It seems that I would need a special RDS CAL license package to access the server with remote desktop. Is this true? Even if I log in with administrator?
No other users would really need this.

Kind regards,
Sarang Tinguria
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