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Getting Started with Windows VDI by Andrew Fryer

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Getting started with the Remote Desktop Gateway

We can easily set up an RD Gateway with a special wizard within the RDS Overview of Server Manager. It's recommended best practice to co-locate the RD Web Access and RD Gateway roles, so that's what we'll do here.

Once this VM has been created, we need to manage and configure it. To do this from Server Manager, perform the following tasks:

  1. Connect to the RDS-DC VM from Hyper-V Manager on the physical host. Open Server Manager and navigate to Remote Desktop Services.
  2. In the RDS overview diagram, which was shown earlier, click on the RD Gateway icon (currently just a green plus sign) to launch the Add RD Gateway Servers wizard. The following screenshot shows the RD overview diagram:
  3. On the Select a server ...

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