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Reconnect if connection is dropped

Updated: January 21, 2005

Applies To: Windows Server 2003, Windows Server 2003 R2, Windows Server 2003 with SP1, Windows Server 2003 with SP2

To reconnect if connection is dropped

  1. Open Remote Desktop Connection.

  2. Click Options

  3. On the Experience tab, select the Reconnect if connection is dropped check box.


  • To open Remote Desktop Connection, click Start, point to Programs or All Programs, point to Accessories, point to Communications, and then click Remote Desktop Connection.

  • To change your connection settings, (such as screen size, automatic logon information, and performance options), click Options before you connect.

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Information about functional differences

  • Your server might function differently based on the version and edition of the operating system that is installed, your account permissions, and your menu settings. For more information, see Viewing Help on the Web.

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