Unable To Install RD Connection Broker Role Service On Server 2012

The installation of the RD Connection Broker Role Service can fail with the following error on Windows Server 2012: RD Connection Broker Role Service: Failed Unable To Install RD Connection Broker Role Service On <<Server>> This issue came up in response to a question from Ridhuan Amri who was trying to install RD Connection Broker […]
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How To Setup RD Web Access In Windows 2008 R2

RD Web Access allows you to publish applications through a web interface. To setup RD Web Access in Windows 2008 R2, you need to decide how many server you want to use for load balancing and if you are appending the RD Web Access servers to an existing Remote Desktop Services environment. This tutorial guides […]
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Your Request Cannot Be Processed Make Sure You Have Provided – RD Licensing

When performing certain actions on a Remote Desktop Licensing Server, such as reinstalling licenses, you can get this error when connecting to Microsoft Clearinghouse: Your request cannot be processed make sure you have provided. Make sure you have provided all the required information accurately, and then resubmit your request. If the problem persists, try using […]
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Remote Desktop Licensing Mode Is Not Configured – Server 2012

If you’ve installed Remote Desktop Services in Windows Server 2012, then you will need to setup an RD Licensing server. If you haven’t you’ll be getting this error message: Remote Desktop licensing mode is not configured. Remote Desktop Services will stop working in 119 days. On the RD Connection Broker server, use Server Manager to […]
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The Connection Cannot Be Completed Because The Remote Computer That Was Reached Is Not The One You Specified

When connecting via RDP (Remote Desktop Services / Terminal Server), you may get the following error: The connection cannot be completed because the remote computer that was reached is not the one you specified. This could be caused by an outdated entry in the DNS cache. Try using the IP address of the computer instead […]
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How To Setup Remote Desktop Services 2012 Step By Step

The setup of Remote Desktop Services in Windows Server 2012 comprises of 6 component services: Remote Desktop Services Virtualisation Host – This is the VDI setup for 2012, enabling the terminal server to host multiple Windows client VMs Remote Desktop Services Session Host – This is the Terminal Server, as it was traditionally known Remote […]
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How To Transfer Terminal Services Licenses In Windows 2003, 2008, 2012

I haven’t had to move licenses from one terminal services license server for a number of years, but I’ve recently migrated from Terminal Server 2008 R2 to Terminal Services in Windows Server 2012. Naturally, this involves transferring the terminal services licenses from 2008 R2 to 2012 then upgrading the licenses. Back in the days of […]
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Windows 2008 Terminal Server Printer Redirection Not Working

If you have enabled printer redirection on the RDP client (Options -> Local Resources -> Printers checkbox), but redirection of your local printers is still not working and you are connecting to a Windows 2008 terminal server, then it may be that you haven’t installed .NET 3.5 on the client. Since Windows Server 2008, .NET […]
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