How to display a certain type of Mouse Cursor in a Terminal Server Session

Hello everyone! This is Harshad Joshi from the Performance Team at Microsoft. In today’s post, I am going discuss an interesting feature of Remote Desktop Services configured for users via Group Policy Preferences. Recently, I had a request from a customer to change the mouse pointer for a set of users, but only within a…


Great blog post on RDS in Windows Server 2012

Good morning Folks!  Today is a quick post to inform you of a new Blog from the Windows Server team that talks about the new RDS (Remote Desktop Services) features in Windows Server 2012.  Check it out! Windows Server 2012 Remote Desktop Services (RDS) Have a great weekend!


Performance issues due to Inactive Terminal Server Ports

Good morning AskPerf!  There are several issues that have been associated with a high number of inactive Terminal Server ports.  Delayed logon times to RDP sessions, failure of printers to redirect, and slow server performance due to registry bloat from all the ports. These inactive TS ports accumulate because the Remote Desktop Services Device Redirector…