VNC and RDP 5.0 (Windows 2003) incompatabilities
Scott C. Best
sbest "at" best.com
Mon Aug 9 22:21:01 2004
Heyaz. I've tried to summarize the known incompatability between
VNC and Windows' Terminal Services here:
I hope it helps make sense of what many are seeing.
> I'm following this thread, but I'm missing something.
> I'm operating Windows 2003 standard server (two of them) on the
> Intranet and I don't have any problems running an RDP session and a VNC
> session at the same time.
> Mind you, I'm operating TS in administration mode on the server. Maybe
> the people suffering from the RDP/VNC issues are running TS in licensed
> At 21:40 03/08/2004, Stewart Castaldi wrote:
> >I second this. I first encountered this problem after upgrading from
> >VNC 3.3.7 to VNC 4.0. Downgrading back to VNC 3.3.7 did not correct
> >the problem. There is definitely an interaction between RDP and VNC
> >on Windows 2003 boxes which render VNC pretty much unusable unless you
> don't use RDP.