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Windows Server® 2008 Administrator’s Companion by Charlie Russel and Sharon Crawford

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Installation

If you’re going to use Windows Terminal Services for Remote Administration only, you don’t need to install it at all—it’s already there. All you need to do is enable remote connections, and that’s covered next. If you’re going to be using Windows Terminal Services as an application and Terminal Server for multiple clients, however, you need to enable the Terminal Services role on the server.

To add the Terminal Services role to your Windows Server 2008 computer, use the following steps:

  1. From the Server Manager console, select Add Role from the Action menu.

    Note

    For these steps, we add the Terminal Server Role Service, the TS Gateway Role Service, and the TS Web Access Role Service. In a normal installation these role services would likely ...

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