Applies To: Windows Vista, Windows Server 2008, Windows Server 2008 R2, Windows Server 2012, Windows 8

Changes Remote Desktop Session Host (RD Session Host) server settings for logons, COM port mappings, and install mode.


In Windows Server 2008 R2, Terminal Services was renamed Remote Desktop Services. To find out what's new in the latest version, see What’s New in Remote Desktop Services in Windows Server 2012 in the Windows Server TechNet Library.


change logon
change port
change user




Change logon

Enables or disables logons from client sessions on an RD Session Host server, or displays current logon status.

Change port

Lists or changes the COM port mappings to be compatible with MS-DOS applications.

Change user

Changes the install mode for the RD Session Host server.

Additional references

Command-Line Syntax Key

Remote Desktop Services (Terminal Services) Command Reference