Enable Remote Desktop remotely

Forget to select the "Allow users to connect remotely to this computer" checkbox when setting up? Here's what you should do.

Forget to select the "Allow users to connect remotely to this computer" checkbox when setting up? Here's what you...

can do:

1. Open Regedit on your own PC.

2. Go to "File --> Connect Network Registry" to connect to the remote machine.

3. Navigate to HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINESYSTEM/CurrentControlSet/Control/Terminal Server.

4. Change the "fDenyTSConnections" DWORD from 1 to 0.

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This was last published in June 2006

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