microsoft terminal server

Larry Bates larry.bates at
Sat Aug 30 14:39:17 CEST 2008

Tim Golden wrote:
> yqyq22 at wrote:
>> HI,
>> i would like to know if there is a way to create a python script for
>> automate mstsc.exe username and pwd credential, i mean i would create
>> a script that first open mstsc.exe and in the same time is able to
>> fill [computer+username+pwd].
> Haven't tried it, but in principle you should be
> able to use the win32cred package from pywin32
> to store your username / password and use an .rdp
> file to automate the rest of the settings, including
> the server.

Use Remote Desktop Connection to create/save an .rdp file that can connect to 
your remote computer.  Then use os.startfile('<filename>'.rdp).  It will call 
mstsc for you.


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