Windows 2012: Multiple RDP session for a user

Restrict Remote Desktop Services users to single remote desktop sessionAs you might know, we are able to use Remote Desktop Session Host Config mmc on Windows 2008 R2 to remove user restriction to a single session. In Windows 2012, there is no RDS MMC to configure this setting. The setting, however, can be changed by using local group policy editor: gpedit.msc

The policy you need change/disable, Restrict Remote Desktop Services users to single remote desktop session, is under:

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Restrict Remote Desktop Services users to single remote desktop session

Bulent Tolu

Bulent Tolu

Sr. Systems Engineer at VMware
Bulent is an IT professional with Master's in MIS and 10-years of experience in broad range of Information Technologies. He is exposed to engineering/architecting, implementation/integration, and administration of various high-available IT systems and infrastructure. He has a passion to continually research, test and evaluate new technologies and follow industry best practices to secure and optimize IT systems. Currently, he lives in Istanbul and works as a Sr. Systems Engineer at VMware.
Bulent Tolu

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