Windows Server 2012 Remote Desktop Gateway Server – issue with Windows 7 and possibly older

SYMPTOM: You are trying to expose an application from Windows Server 2012 Remote Desktop Gateway. It works flawless when connecting from a Windows 8/8.1 machine, but it times out when connecting from a Windows 7 machine. The possible cause is described in this KB article ID: 2903333 DESCRIPTION: Error on a MSTSC connection with RDP... Continue Reading →

Ahh, the GAC

so, I had to do a backup of a dll registered in GAC. If you just open explorer and point it to c:\Windows\assembly … well good luck. Interesting enough, by going to Start > Run and typing c:\windows\assembly\gac takes you there and you can just copy the DLL you need. Neat-o trick I just figured... Continue Reading →

Networking related

So I've been faced with this situation several times already. I'm logged in to a client (VPN), logged into a server, and the connection drops for whatever reason. I re-connect, but when trying to RDP onto the server I was working on, I get the "The terminal server has exceeded the maximum number of allowed... Continue Reading →

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