RDP- Automatically sign out of disconnected users?

  • Open the ‘Group Policy Editor’ for your server.
  • Navigate to: Local Computer Policy / Computer Configuration / Administrative Templates / Windows Components / Remote Desktop Services / Remote Desktop Session Host / Session Time Limits.
  • Find the key ‘Set time limit for disconnected sessions’
  • Enable and set the Time Limit at dropdown, what ever you need, I have used 8Hours.

How to access your machine in browser using VNC?

Steps to access windows machine remotely using browser:

  • Download and install TightVNC , while installation provide password for access. all other info must be default.
  • Install Cygwin with Python? to C:\CYGBIN
  • Download Kanaka noVNC and extract it.
  • Copy Kanaka Folder to C:\CYGBIN\Kanaka
  • Now run the Cygwin.bat using “Run as Admisistrator”
  • Go to root using “cd ..”
  • Now go to Kanaka folder using cd.
  • Type “./utils/launch.sh –vnc localhost:5900”
  • After this command CYGWIN will display some configration with below URL.http://localhost:6080/vnc.html?host=localhost&port=6080
  • Type the URL in browser.. You will see a authentication popup. Provide password which you had setup in step #1.
  • Let’s Enjoy.