How to allow non-administrator users to use RDP on a domain controller

September 2012.


Your Windows Server 2008 is now a domain controller. Since you installed that role, you can't access the server through RDP/TSE.

Allow the users to use the service

If you are a non-administor user, you need to be authorized to use the service.


Log-in with the right FQDN

Prior to installing your domain controller, you could login using only your username.

Now, when connecting, use the format, or you won't be able to login.