Windows Server 2008 is a version of Microsoft’s Server operating system. Server 2008 provided a number of benefits over 2008 including Active Directory and DNS improvements, IP 6 support, Windows Deployment Servers, and numerous other benefits.

Fix Remote Desktop Black Screen

black-screen-of-deathEvery once in a while I’ll try to log into a server and get what I call the Remote Desktop Black Screen of Death.  No matter how many times I log out, log in, try to switch resolutions, etc. I could never defeat it.  Fortunately I just discovered a simple solution: hit the Remote Desktop equivalent of Control+Alt+Delete, which is Control+Alt+End.