This article describes a solution for those who simply close Terminal Services rather than logging out. This article will configure terminal services to reset these abandoned connections after a certain amount of time.
To configure the above, please follow these steps:
- Log into your server through Terminal Services or Remote Desktop Connection.
- Click Start, Programs, Administrative Tools, Terminal Services Configuration.
- Select Connections and in the panel on the right, right-click on RDP-Tcp and select properties.
- Click the Sessions tab, select Override user settings, then select the appropriate time from End a disconnected session.
- Click Apply. Click Ok.