Autoreconnection enabled

Updated: February 4, 2010

Applies To: Windows Server 2008 R2

This setting determines whether the client computer will automatically try to reconnect to the remote computer if the connection is dropped; for example, when there is an interruption of network connectivity.

This setting corresponds to the Reconnect if the connection is dropped check box on the Experience tab under Options in Remote Desktop Connection (RDC).


autoreconnection enabled:i:<value>


Value Explanation


Client computer does not automatically try to reconnect.


Client computer automatically tries to reconnect.

The default value is 1.


To disable automatic reconnection, type:

autoreconnection enabled:i:0