Use MSTSC /Admin instead of MSTSC /Console

In a post last year I talked about connecting to the console of a server using remote desktop.  With Windows Vista and Windows Server 2008, it will no longer be possible to connect directly to the "console" session, because there really won’t be such a thing.  Shijaz Abdulla does a great job of explaining this in his post titled "No more MSTSC.exe /CONSOLE".

You can also read about it via the Performance Team’s blog here.

To connect to NON-Windows 2008/Vista clients (like XP or 2003) via the console session, you should now use the /admin switch instead of /console. 

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