A Terminal Server (known as Remote Desktop Session Host (RD Session Host) server on Windows 2008 and above) is a server that hosts Windows-based programs or the full Windows desktop for Remote Desktop Services clients.

Users can connect to a Terminal Server to run programs, to save files, and to use network resources on that server.

Users can access an RD Session Host server by using Remote Desktop Connection or on Windows 2008 and above by using RemoteApp.

XIA Configuration can automatically detect the following information:


  • Connection (Session) Broker settings
  • Connection settings including
  • General Settings
  • Logon Settings
  • Client Settings
  • Environment Settings
  • Session Settings
  • Remote Control Settings
  • Client Settings
  • Network Settings
  • Security Permissions (Windows 2008 and above)
  • RemoteApp application configuration