I used to go through the process of removing a server from the farm, by dropping its share in the load balance to zero in order to perform maintenance and perform management tasks. The other day I found myself frustrated with this process and decided to look for another way. And what to you know, it’s very simple!
Open a command prompt and type mstsc.exe /admin then type in the IP address of the server that you’d like to manage. It’s really that simple.
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