How to remotely kill a Remote Desktop Session

 Check all Current RDP Sessions

C:\>qwinsta /server:SERVERNAME

 SESSIONNAME       USERNAME                 ID  STATE   TYPE        DEVICE
 console                                     0  Conn    wdcon
 rdp-tcp                                 65536  Listen  rdpwd
 rdp-tcp#1         orace                     1  Active  rdpwd

Kill a Remote Desktop Session

C:\>rwinsta /server:SERVERNAME 1 

Here “1” is the ID from previous checking of RDP sessions.

The killed connection will get the following message:


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