Hi Katy, There would be no issues from a Group Policy point of view. i.e. you wont' get a hit from actually deploying the settings, but running active desktop and a screensaver on terminal server sounds like a "Bad" idea. Of course it may depend on the actual screensaver you are using and how much spare capacity you have on your terminal server equipment. You probably need to check it out with the terminal server experts though.. Alan Cuthbertson _____ From: gptalk-bounce@xxxxxxxxxxxxx [mailto:gptalk-bounce@xxxxxxxxxxxxx] On Behalf Of Katy Wilson Sent: Thursday, 24 July 2008 5:48 PM To: gptalk@xxxxxxxxxxxxx Subject: [gptalk] FW: GPO forcing Active desktop for RDP terminal server sessions Hi, please did anyone have any advice on this one? Thank you so much Katy. From: Katy Wilson Sent: 23 July 2008 15:38 To: gptalk@xxxxxxxxxxxxx Subject: GPO forcing Active desktop for RDP terminal server sessions Does anyone here know if doing this will cause performance issues? The MD wants ALL machines running the same active desktop and screensaver, desktops, laptops and terminal server users using GPO to roll it out. But I'm concerned about the performance implications of doing this on a terminal server? Help! :-) Thank you Katy Wilson Employer Services Ltd. registered in England. Registered number: 03802573. Registered Office: 66 North Quay, Great Yarmouth, Norfolk. NR30 1HE This e-mail and any attachments are confidential and may well also be legally privileged. If you have received it in error, you are on notice of its status. Please notify us immediately by reply e-mail and then delete this message from your system. Please do not copy it or use it for any purposes, or disclose its contents to any other person: to do so could be a breach of confidence. Thank you for your co-operation. Please contact us on +44 (0)1277 230656 or email postmaster@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx if you need assistance.