In Windows 2000, connection from the console or through Terminal Services adhere to the the log on locally user right. If a user, or their group, has been denied log on locally, they cannot connect.

Windows Server 2003 has two different user rights:

Log on locally handles connections from the console.

Log on through Terminal Services handles connections through the Remote Desktop Connection client.

NOTE: To enable or disable Remote Desktop:

1. Open the Properties of My Computer and select the Remote tab.

2. Check or uncheck the Allow users to connect remotely to this computer box and press Apply.