Powershell SSL Cert Assign Windows 2012 RDS

Use this power shell script when applying a purchased ssl certificate to your Terminal Server. $pass = ConvertTo-SecureString “h3lpm3” -AsPlainText -Force $thumbprint = (Import-PfxCertificate -Password $pass -CertStoreLocation cert:\localMachine\my -FilePath ‘C:\exitstencil.pfx’).thumbprint $path = (Get-WmiObject -class “Win32_TSGeneralSetting” -Namespace root\cimv2\terminalservices -Filter “TerminalName=’RDP-tcp’”).__path Set-WmiInstance -Path $path -argument @{SSLCertificateSHA1Hash=”$Thumbprint”}

Disable Java Notification Updates on Terminal Server

Disable Java Notification Updates on Terminal Server Set below to 0 Windows Registry Editor Version 5.00 [HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Wow6432Node\JavaSoft\Java Update\Policy] “EnableJavaUpdate”=dword:00000000 “NotifyDownload”=dword:00000000 “NotifyInstall”=dword:00000000

Ghost Printers – Mulitiple Instances of shared printers being created

See location – HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Wow6432Node\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Print\Providers\Client Side Rendering Print Provider\Servers See spool location – C:\Windows\System32\spool\SERVERS http://social.technet.microsoft.com/Forums/windowsserver/en-US/71d06204-3735-4473-8bc9-20be9e19090e/problem-with-multiple-instances-of-shared-printers-being-installed-on-client-computers-when-the?forum=winserverprint

Enable Keep Alives Windows 2012 Server RDS

How to enable keep alives on Windows 2012 RDS is very simple. On GPO or Local TS go to Open GPO Editor Computer Configuration \ Administrative Templates \ Windows Components \ Remote Desktop Session Host / Connections configure keep-alive connections  interval – Enabled Keep-Alive interval: 1  

How to change exchange 2010 smtp banner

If your server name is different from your A records used for MX then you might want to look into the following as it can be useful to prevent your domain name being scored for spam because the SMTP banner doesn’t match. http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/bb124740%28v=exchg.150%29.aspx I used: Set-ReceiveConnector “TEST-EXCHANGE01\Default TEST-EXCHANGE01”… Read More »How to change exchange 2010 smtp banner