How to Enable Remote Desktop on a Server Core 2012

How to enable Remote Desktop on a Server Core 2012

CHUONG K. NGUYEN – BSc., MCSEx2, MCSAx2, MCP, MCTS, MCITP, CCNA

On the server, enter the following command to check the status to Remote Desktop.

cscript %windir%\system32\scregedit.wsf /ar /v

If the return value is 1 then enter the following command to enable RDP.

cscript scregedit.wsf /ar 0

The Windows Firewall automatically opens the appropriate port for RDP connection.

Now you can RDP to the server.