HOW TO

How to tell if the PC is in Terminal / RDP session or Console mode

Issue

Objective

How to tell if the PC is in Terminal / RDP session or Console mode

Environment

  • Windows
  • GoToAssist Remote Support
  • GoToAssist Corporate
  • GoToMyPC

Procedure

  1. Click on Start (or Windows key )
  2. Click on Run
  3. Type cmd
  4. Press Enter
  5. Type the following: set sessionname
  6. Press Enter
  7. The reply will either be Terminal Session, RDP, or Console

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