Screen mode ID

Updated: February 4, 2010

Applies To: Windows Server 2008

This setting determines whether the remote session window appears full screen when you connect to the remote computer by using Remote Desktop Connection (RDC).

This setting corresponds to the selection in the Remote Desktop size slider on the Display tab under Options in RDC.

screen mode id:i:<value>


Value Explanation


The remote session will appear in a window.


The remote session will appear full screen.

The default value is 2.

To configure the remote session to appear in a window, type:

screen mode id:i:1

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