The method of disabling administrative templates desktop remove my computer icon on the desktop etc policy settings to force the icon to be visible on desktop doesn t seem to work on windows server 2008 r2. This also happened in all the virtual machines too.
Put the desktop icons on windows server 2008 r2 posted on tuesday june 4 2013 12 49 pm by tcat shelbyville it department go to the server manager and click on the features section.
How to get desktop icons in windows server 2008 r2. Once added you will have to reboot the server. The background of server gone black. View show desktop icons windows server 2008 r2 group policy.
Is there a gpo setting server 2008 r2 domain that we can use to set the following desktop property. My computer icon on windows 2012 r2 server desktop duration. I checked the desktop folder in her profile and nothing is missing.
In features you will select to add a feature and then select the desktop experience feature. Chris seiter lbff sep 24 2012 at 13 57 utc. And use to login in remote desktop connection.
I know i can drag the icons and make shortcuts to the desktop however. But unfortunately this time i used log off option. It started with one particular icon missing and now i have one user reporting that all the desktop icons on her profile are missing.
With windows 2008 like vista you could just click add desktop icons however i cant find this option in windows 2008 r2. First you ll have to go into server manager and access the features section. I set up a spiceworks users portal and i m trying to push out a desktop icon on all the computers using windows server 2008 r2 that links them to the portal.
Yesterday the desktop icons started to go missing. I ve for the moment forced computer icon by creating a shortcut in public desktop by using gpp but want if possibly to avoid the shortcuts. I have a rds server 2008r2 that everyone logs into to access programs.
But when i try to reconnect. Techrhodium 6 020 views. Am using windows server 2008 r2.
In features select add a feature and then select the desktop experience. Install active directory ad server 2008 r how to install active directory on window server 2008. Just the background and wallpaper not the desktop icons.
Every time i used to come out of the session by disconnect option.