How to limite Remote Desktop Connection to one without RDSH?

Sergio Geldres 1 Reputation point
2022-04-19T17:02:27.413+00:00

Windows Server allows two RDC connections simultaneously. How can I limit this configuration to only one without having to install Remote Desktop Session Host on Windows Server 2016? I have tried setting the configuration values in Administrative Templates > Windows Components > Remote Desktop Services > RD Session Host > Connections: Limit number of connections to 1 but it doesn't work. Is there any method by regedit?

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  1. Leila Kong 3,696 Reputation points
    2022-05-09T07:40:15.287+00:00

    Hi @Sergio Geldres ,

    Thanks for your query.

    1.Did you enable "Restrict Remote Desktop Services users to a single Remote Desktop Services session"?
    2.Is there any error message?

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    Best regards,
    Leila


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  2. Leila Kong 3,696 Reputation points
    2022-05-20T01:37:44.563+00:00

    Hello @Sergio Geldres ,

    We haven’t heard from you in a couple of days.
    Please post back at your convenience if we can assist further.

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