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Remote Desktop Services

 

General Information

None at this time

Windows 8

Default Description

Allows users to connect interactively to a remote computer. Remote Desktop and Remote Desktop Session Host Server depend on this service. To prevent remote use of this computer, clear the checkboxes on the Remote tab of the System properties control panel item.

Additional Information

None at this time.

Default Startup Type

OS SP0
Windows 8 x86 Manual (Maybe Started when using Remote Desktop)
Windows 8 x64 Manual (Maybe Started when using Remote Desktop)
Windows 8 Pro x86 Manual (Maybe Started when using Remote Desktop)
Windows 8 Pro x64 Manual (Maybe Started when using Remote Desktop)
Windows 8 Enterprise x86 Manual (Maybe Started when using Remote Desktop)
Windows 8 Enterprise x64 Manual (Maybe Started when using Remote Desktop)

Service Names

Service Name (registry): TermService
Display Name: Remote Desktop Services

Default Path and Command Line Options

C:\Windows\System32\svchost.exe -k NetworkService

Log On As

Account: Network Service

Dependencies

Note: No dependencies are listed for any service in the WDP build I used to draft this information.

Windows 7

Default Description

Allows users to connect interactively to a remote computer. Remote Desktop and Remote Desktop Session Host Server depend on this service. To prevent remote use of this computer, clear the checkboxes on the Remote tab of the System properties control panel item.

Additional Information

None at this time.

Default Startup Type

OS SP0 SP1
Windows 7 Starter Manual Manual
Windows 7 Home Basic Manual Manual
Windows 7 Home Premium Manual Manual
Windows 7 Professional Manual Manual
Windows 7 Ultimate Manual Manual
Windows 7 Enterprise Manual Manual

Service Names

Service Name (registry): TermService
Display Name: Remote Desktop Services

Default Path and Command Line Options

C:\Windows\System32\svchost.exe -k NetworkService

Log On As

Account: Network service

Dependencies

What service Remote Desktop Services needs to function properly:

What other service require Remote Desktop Services to function properly:

Additional Reading

None at this time.