If you connected to your work laptop or desktop from personal PC, you would have noticed that you cannot change password by pressing CTRL + ALT + DEL, instead you should press CTRL + ALT + End
This is one of the ways you can change password through RDP session on a windows server 2008 … Login into server via RDP. Click on Start -> “Windows Security” Click on “Change Password” Type old password, new password twice Click on RIGHT ARROW (OK) VOLA !!! password is now changed.