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Terminal Services Support

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Terminal Services Engine is a system utility allowing you to run unlimited copies of Softros LAN Messenger on a single computer. This application lets Citrix/Remote Desktop Services (Terminal Services) clients fully use all features of Softros LAN Messenger, including messaging, file transfer and remote desktop sharing. Additionally, Terminal Service Engine allows you to run multiple copies of Softos LAN Messenger on Windows XP/Vista/7/8/10 machines where fast user switching is used.

Terminal Services Engine smoothly and easily connects all users within and outside of a terminal server as if each Terminal Services client ran Softros LAN Messenger on a personal computer with individual settings.

Installing Softros LAN Messenger on Terminal Services Server

To install and use Softros LAN Messenger on your terminal server, follow these steps.

  1. Log into the server as administrator.
  2. Download the installation files ts-engine.msi and SoftrosLANMessenger.msi.
  3. Double-click the ts-engine.msi, and then follow the installation wizard steps.
  4. Double-click the SoftrosLANMessenger.msi, and then also follow the installation wizard steps.

As a result, when logged into the terminal server, each client will run their own instance of Softros LAN Messenger with their own settings and will be able to communicate with other Terminal Services clients and users running the program locally.