Applies To: Windows Server 2003, Windows Vista, Windows Server 2008 R2, Windows Server 2012

Changes the install mode for the Remote Desktop Session Host (RD Session Host) server.


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.


This command is the same as the change user command.

Additional references

Change user

Command-Line Syntax Key

Remote Desktop Services (Terminal Services) Command Reference