Configuring an RD Session Host Server to Provide Redirection to Virtual Desktops
Applies To: Windows Server 2008 R2
To provide users access to virtual desktops through RemoteApp and Desktop Connection, you must configure a Remote Desktop Session Host (RD Session Host) server to provide redirection to the virtual desktops. Virtual desktops include virtual machines in virtual desktop pools and personal virtual desktops.
|An RD Session Host server configured for redirection is only needed if you plan to provide virtual desktops to users through RemoteApp and Desktop Connection.|
To configure an RD Session Host server to provide redirection to virtual desktops, you must do the following on a computer that is running Windows Server 2008 R2:
Install the Remote Desktop Session Host Role Service (for Redirection)
Configure a Remote Desktop Session Host Server to Provide Redirection