Windows 10 remote desktop session


  1. Posts : 2
    Windows 10 Pro
       #1

    Windows 10 remote desktop session


    I'm trying to connect to my work computer using remote desktop. I have physical access to both. I am getting the following error:

    your computer could not connect to another console session on the remote computer because you already have a console session in progress.

    I have rebooted both machines. I was RDP'd into it earlier fine. But now it thinks I already have a session. Shouldn't it just connect me back to my session like Windows Server does? Any ideas?
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  2. NavyLCDR's Avatar
    Posts : 15,515
    Windows 10 Pro
       #2

    Are you trying to connect to the remote computer by using the hostname or the IP address?

    Try:

    Ensure that you're on the Windows 10 desktop.
    Right click on the start menu and choose Command Prompt (Admin) from the menu.
    Type in the command ipconfig /flushdns
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  3. Posts : 2
    Windows 10 Pro
    Thread Starter
       #3

    I was trying to log in using the hostname. "ipconfig /dnsflush" did notwork. But when I logged in with the IP address instead of hostname it worked. Thank you.
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