Terminal Server

Updated: March 10, 2010

Applies To: Windows Server 2008

A terminal server is the server that hosts Windows-based programs or the full Windows desktop for Terminal Services clients. Users can connect to a terminal server to run programs, to save files, and to use network resources on that server. Users can access a terminal server by using Remote Desktop Connection or by using TS RemoteApp.

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For more information about deploying terminal servers, see the Terminal Services page on the Windows Server 2008 TechCenter (http://go.microsoft.com/fwlink/?linkid=73931).

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