Automatically log off an inactive Remote Desktop Session on Microsoft Windows Server

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If a user has inactive remote desktop sessions in Awingu, the running programs keep running on the backend even though the user is no longer actively connected or using the application. This still consumes power and server resources.

To set up a time limit to end an idle RDS user session, the following GPOs need to be configured:

Adjust these two group policies (GPOs):

Computer Configuration > Policies > Administrative Templates > Windows Components > Remote Desktop Services > Remote Desktop Session Host > Session Time Limits:

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