Checklist: Deploying a Remote Desktop Gateway Server

Published: March 2, 2011

Updated: March 2, 2011

Applies To: Windows Server 2008 R2

This checklist lists the tasks that you need to complete to successfully configure the RD Gateway server. This checklist enables you to configure an RD Gateway server so that a remote user can access an internal corporate or private network resource over the Internet, through the RD Gateway server. An internal network resource can be an RD Session Host server, an RD Session Host server running RemoteApp programs, or a computer with Remote Desktop enabled.


  Task Reference

Install the Remote Desktop Gateway role service.

Checklist topic Installing the Remote Desktop Gateway Role Service


Configure a certificate for the RD Gateway server.

Checklist topic Checklist: Configuring a Certificate for the Remote Desktop Gateway Server


Create an Remote Desktop connection authorization policy (RD CAP).

Checklist topic Creating an RD CAP


Create an Remote Desktop resource authorization policy (RD RAP).

Checklist topic Creating an RD RAP


Configure the Remote Desktop Services client for RD Gateway.

Checklist topic Checklist: Configuring the Remote Desktop Services Client for Remote Desktop Gateway

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