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Also I am the adim of the computers.0 Reply B! 6 years agoI just threw in a towel on my attempts to get Remote Desktop to access to a PC behind GUI Front Ends for Home Theater Phat Phreddy is offline post #13 of 35 Old 08-16-2002, 09:20 AM JoshFink Advanced Member Join Date: May 2000 Location: Atlanta, GA The check box in Windows for allowing Windows to be seen by other computers is on, the name of the computer is 9hiaw9... What i am trying to do is Access a program that controls all our plant at work, sometimes i am asked to either switch on or switch off a particular piece check over here

While you're busy idiot-proofing her computer, you can install a few programs that will take some of the hassle out of future (and hopefully infrequent) tech support calls. I can control another 10 computers in another room via RDC at work... There is definitely a problem with SP1.0 Reply Chris 6 years agoHi All, same problem here. also, im just looking for a template for this.

I have Home Premium and it DID work for me until SP1 loaded. I am stuck at that point. I would really appreciate it if someone could walk me through this. Use the same administrator account on both computers and let me know what happens Quote Lamini Senior Member Join Date May 2007 Location East Coast Posts 239 Certifications A+ /

What do you think is wrong?0 Reply Jack Privitt 6 years agoI have followed your instructions, I seem to connect and when I enter ID and password, I get a invalid I am a novice with computers!! 11-27-2007, 03:01 AM #4 RossBarnfield Registered Member Join Date: Aug 2007 Location: Brighton, England Posts: 154 OS: Microsoft Windows XP Professional CLC mairsil is offline post #10 of 35 Old 08-16-2002, 06:21 AM Phat Phreddy AVS Forum Special Member Join Date: May 2000 Location: Planet Earth (sometimes) Posts: 6,330 The instructions I first noticed were here..

archtech is offline post #17 of 35 Old 08-16-2002, 12:06 PM thollida Senior Member Join Date: Sep 2000 Location: palo alto, ca Posts: 200 Mentioned: 0 Post(s) Tagged: Also it is the reason Microsoft bought out ITAP before releasing it since they were the best option previously. To find the IP address you need to use, from the Remote Desktop PC go to Start > Run and type "cmd" w/o quotes. http://www.techsupportforum.com/forums/f10/remote-desktop-help-for-utter-novice-idiot-197714.html If you can give us at least that much information for background we'll be happy to help.

Forum Actions Mark Forums Read Advanced Search Forum General Off-Topic Remote Desktop Connection 101 + Reply to Thread Results 1 to 15 of 15 Thread: Remote Desktop Connection 101 Thread Tools Plus, i'ts sooo fast over the 802.11b to Ethernet... network address not found etc?? Just check the "Allow users..." button under "System -> "Remote" tab -> "Remote Desktop" Yes, the goal is to be able to use the laptop to connect to either my HTPC

Only in Professional and Ultimate - hence your inability to remote between your two Home Premium machines...0 Reply Mike 5 years agoVery interesting post, got some issues while setting up RDP, https://social.technet.microsoft.com/Forums/windowsserver/en-US/d3082d38-e0ff-4afb-9826-dc88126588d7/confused-about-remote-desktop-services-vs-hyper-v-complete-idiot?forum=windowsserver2008r2general After uninstalling PCAnywhere, it works like a charm! RDC doesnt like that, so make sure you create passwords. all this is also avalible with 2kserver you just need to download the rdc from microsoft Quote: As for Windows XP Pro with Remote Desktop Sharing, that is really just a

Oh yeah, you can get it from download.com or here: http://www.uk.research.att.com/vnc/ qlalani is offline post #7 of 35 Old 08-16-2002, 12:34 AM jpk Member Join Date: Jun 2001 check my blog If your friend or family member—henceforth referred to as "Grandma" for simplicity's sake—is willing to spring for a premium security suite, our Security Software Showdown can point you to the best Search 'remote desktop' in Wikipedia for a complete round up.0 Reply Justin Krauss 4 years agoI used concurrent RDP patcher http://www.mediafire.com/?qis33sfqq1l33p8. I'm not an expert with computers but I am trying...

Josh JoshFink is offline post #14 of 35 Old 08-16-2002, 11:03 AM - Thread Starter archtech Member Join Date: Mar 2001 Location: Longmont, CO USA Posts: 100 Mentioned: Has anyone heard more about that lately? there i checked allow this computer to be controlled remotly0 Reply erich 6 years agoMy option screen under allow remote access is not the same, those three options are not available this content When we are in our office (on the same router network) there is zero problem.

No soliciting of any kind. As such it's not very useful and I can live without XP. Does Remote Desktop work if you disable the firewall temporarily?

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I have enabled remote desktop on both machines and have tried connecting using the IP address of the works machine but it won't connect. The implementation in WindowsXP is not all that different than terminal server. "Intelectual Property laws will stifle competition and starve the US economy in upcoming years." April 11th, 1997 deepcover is I have also set windows and generic id & password the same. You Might Like Shop Tech Products at Amazon Notice to our Readers We're now using social media to take your comments and feedback.

Did we miss anything? Theres a simple program with an extremely small footprint (150 Kb) thats popular with software developers called "vnc". win7 home pre, is the computer I'm using to access host computer remotely. http://voipforisp.com/remote-desktop/remote-desktop-around-the-world.php The laptop which I'll use to access the host computer remotely is Windows 7 home premium.The remote desktop works fine when both computers are accessing the internet through the same router

permalinkembedsaveparentgive gold[–][deleted] 3 years ago(1 child)[deleted] [–]MagiobiwanTrusted 0 points1 point2 points 3 years ago(0 children)I limited my selection to Windows 8 versions, as that's what he said his computer is running in his original Then type "ipconfig" w/o quotes to find your LAN IP address. i can copy/paste what you already have. i have a desktop with quad-cpu and much bigger memory, and i have another laptop which is old and slow.

Phat Phreddy: Well, if you want to try something new, you could always try to use something like VMWare to set up multiple Windows XP sessions on the same computer and HTPC - Linux Chat HTPC - Mac Chat Home Entertainment & Theater Builder Dedicated Theater Design & Construction General Home Theater & Media/Game Apparently using a dual head system and RDC you can have the desktop on the client and the overlay on the projector (full control) also by replacing the shell= line in View Public Profile Find More Posts by WizOSX mpancha Grizzled Veteran Join Date:May 2005 Location:Toronto, ON Status: Offline Oct 7, 2005, 11:53 PM Originally Posted by WizOSX mpancha--what do

You may have to register before you can post: click the register link above to proceed. As such it's not very useful and I can live without XP. If you decide to skip a Start button replacement, I'd suggest creating a shutdown button to keep Grandma from fumbling through hidden menus. Every router is a little bit different so I am afraid I cannot be of much help with that.Maybe you could check if the router is visible from the internet by