Life, the Terminal Services Resource Kit, and Everything

Updates to the Windows Server 2008 Terminal Services Resource Kit, plus anything else that seems relevant

Life, the Terminal Services Resource Kit, and Everything

  • Welcome to the Terminal Services Resource Kit blog!

    With apologies to the late, great, Douglas Adams... I was commissioned by Microsoft Press to write the Resource Kit for Terminal Services, and I accepted after I'd lined up my co-author, Kristin Griffin, who accepted in a moment of weakness. After...
  • Diagnosing connection issues

    When you connect to a terminal server or remote desktop using RDP, the endpoint is ultimately made to an IP address, not to a machine name. I've written a new Terminal Services team blog entry explaining how DNS errors can manifest when making remote...
  • How much RAM can each edition of Windows Server 2008 use?

    I don't like finding typos, but hey--if someone points one out it means that they're reading. On page 53 of the TS Resource Kit, an alert reader found the following confusing statement: "32-bit Windows can't see more than 4 GB of virtual addresses...