Remote Desktop Configuration (SessionEnv) Service on Windows Server 2012

Q

What is the "Remote Desktop Configuration (SessionEnv)" system service on Windows Server 2012? Can I disable "Remote Desktop Configuration"?

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A

"Remote Desktop Configuration (SessionEnv)" is a Windows Server 2012 service that is responsible for all Remote Desktop Services and Remote Desktop related configuration and session maintenance activities that require SYSTEM context. These include per-session temporary folders, RD themes, and RD certificates.

Detailed information on "Remote Desktop Configuration" service:

Service name: SessionEnv
Display name: Remote Desktop Configuration
Execution command: 
   C:\Windows\System32\svchost.exe -k netsvcs
Dependencies:
   Remote Procedure Call (RPC)
   Workstation

"Remote Desktop Configuration" service is provided by the svchost.exe program, see "svchost.exe Executable Program on Windows Server 2012" for details.

Disabling "Remote Desktop Configuration" service will cause issues on running Windows 2012 Server.

 

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