Remote Desktop Services (TermService) Service on Windows Server 2012

Q

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

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A

"Remote Desktop Services (TermService)" is a Windows Server 2012 service that allows users to connect interactively to a remote computer. Remote Desktop and Remote Desktop Session Host Server depend on this service. To prevent remote use of this computer, clear the checkboxes on the Remote tab of the System properties control panel item.

Detailed information on "Remote Desktop Services" service:

Service name: TermService
Display name: Remote Desktop Services
Execution command: 
   C:\Windows\System32\svchost.exe -k termsvcs
Dependencies:
   Remote Procedure Call (RPC)

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

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

 

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