Adding Each Terminal Server in the Farm to the Session Directory Computers Local Group

Updated: March 15, 2010

Applies To: Windows Server 2008

For terminal servers to use TS Session Broker, you must add the computer account for each terminal server in the farm to the Session Directory Computers local group on the TS Session Broker server.

Membership in the local Administrators group is the minimum required to complete this procedure.

You must perform this procedure on the server where you installed the TS Session Broker role service.

  1. On the TS Session Broker server, click Start, point to Administrative Tools, and then click Computer Management.

  2. In the left pane, expand Local Users and Groups, and then click Groups.

  3. In the right pane, right-click the Session Directory Computers group, and then click Properties.

  4. Click Add.

  5. In the Select Users, Computers or Groups dialog box, click Object Types.

  6. Select the Computers check box, and then click OK.

  7. Locate and then add the computer account for each terminal server that you want to add.

  8. When you finish, click OK.

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