This article describes new options that you can use to
assign user rights in Windows that affect the Terminal Services feature.
Windows Server 2003 includes the following new User Rights
- Allow logon through Terminal
- Deny logon through Terminal
You can use these options to change the set of permissions a
user must have to establish a Terminal Services session.
a Terminal Services session, a user must have the following permissions:
The pivotal difference between Windows 2000 and Windows Server
2003 is the "Allow logon through Terminal Services" user right. When you grant
this user right, you no longer have to grant the user the Log on locally right
(this was a requirement in Windows 2000). In Windows Server 2003, it is
possible for a user to establish a Terminal Services session to a particular
server, but not be able to log on to the console of that same server.