Take Control of a User Session


Applies To: Windows MultiPoint Server 2012

As a MultiPoint Dashboard User, you can assist another user by remotely accessing his or her desktop using the Take Control feature.

To take control of a user’s desktop

  1. In MultiPoint Dashboard, on the Home tab, click the thumbnail image of the desktop for the user you want to assist.

  2. On the Assist tab, click Take Control. The user’s desktop opens on your desktop, and then you can navigate their desktop using your keyboard and mouse.

  3. When you are finished assisting the user, in MultiPoint Dashboard click Stop.


You may need to minimize the user’s desktop to see your MultiPoint Dashboard.

See Also

Manage User Desktops Using MultiPoint Dashboard