Group Policy Settings for Terminal Services in Windows Server 2008

Applies To: Windows Server 2008

You can use Group Policy to configure various Terminal Services settings in Windows Server 2008.

To configure Group Policy settings by using Active Directory Domain Services (AD DS), use the Group Policy Management Console (GPMC). To configure Group Policy settings locally on a computer, use the Local Group Policy Editor. For more information about Group Policy, see Windows Server Group Policy. To download a spreadsheet that lists all policy settings for Windows Server 2008, see Group Policy Settings Reference for Windows Server 2008 and Windows Vista SP1.

For more information about the Group Policy settings available for Terminal Services in Windows Server 2008, see the following:


In Windows Server 2008 R2, Terminal Services was renamed Remote Desktop Services. To find out what's new in this version and to find the most up-to-date resources, visit the Remote Desktop Services page on the Windows Server TechCenter.