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How to Remotely Enable Remote Desktop

Often you may need to remotely connect to a network workstion, but by default remote desktop is not enabled. Other than having an administrative user enable it on the workstation itself, here is a way to do it remotely.

  1. Run Regedit
  2. Select File | Connect Network Registry
  3. Enter the name of the remote computer and select Check Names
  4. Go to hklm\system\currentcontrolset\control\terminal server\FdenyTSConnection=1
  5. Change the FdenyTSConnection to o

fdenytsconnection registry key