Disabling Terminal Services Features

For enhanced security, you might choose to disable Terminal Services features such as clipboard redirection and printer redirection for clients that connect to Terminal Servers using the Remote Desktop ActiveX Control.

To disable Terminal Services features

  1. Edit the registry of the client computer and add the following keys:
    • HKLM\Software\Microsoft\Terminal Server\DisableClipRedirection
    • HKLM\Software\Microsoft\Terminal Server\DisablePrinterRedirection
  2. Set the value of both keys to DWORD 1.