Configuration Manager Remote Tools and Remote Desktop fail to connect to client machines with NetBIOS names longer than 15 characters

I recently came across an older, fairly common issue recently but I never see one of the potential workarounds mentioned so I thought I write it up here in case you run into it. With this issue, the System Center Configuration Manager 2007 (ConfigMgr 2007) Remote Tools and Remote Desktop tools fail to connect to…

ConfigMgr 2007 Quick Fix: Remote Tools fail with Access Denied

Here’s an issue I ran into the other day and since I didn’t see a lot documented about it I thought I’d go ahead and post the fix here.  If you’re getting an Access Denied error when trying to connect to a client using the Remote Tools then here are some permissions you should check….