Machine A : PC which you are using to active remote desktop connection in another PC

Machine B : PC for which remote desktop connection has to be activated.


 Step 1:

From Machine A :  Goto Start -> Run -> regedit. Open the Registry window of Machine A.

(Note: User ID logged in Machine A should have ADMIN rights in Machine B)

Step 2:

Click “Connect Network Registry“

Step 3:

Enter the computer name of Machine B, for which we have to change the settings and Click “OK”


The destination machine (Machine B) will be connected with our current logged in machine (Machine A).


Step 5:

Goto the below mentioned path and change the fDenyTSConnections to “0” and click “OK”.

 HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\Control\Terminal Server

HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Policies\Microsoft\Windows NT\Terminal Services

 Step 6:

After doing the following changes, right-click the remote machine (Machine B) name and click Disconnect.

(NOTE: If suppose the above mentioned registry value is not found, then create a DWORD parameter with a value ‘0’.