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I need to know if my application is running under a remote desktop/connection session. How can I di it?
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Posted 23-Apr-11 10:11am

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I know you asked for native C++, but .NET has SystemInformation.TerminalServerSession. Worst case you could write a thin C++/CLI DLL that returns this value to you.[^]


Sorry, but you don't need to use .NET at all.


Code snippet from that link:

#include <windows.h>
#pragma comment(lib, "user32.lib")

BOOL IsRemoteSession(void)
   return GetSystemMetrics( SM_REMOTESESSION );
SAKryukov 23-Apr-11 22:35pm
You finally answered, my 5.
wokaka 22-Feb-13 1:54am
I have tested this demo, But I found it doesn't work when I use remote desktop help contorl

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