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Any software recommendations for remote desktop working between win 7 & 8 ?

Q: Any software recommendations for remote desktop working between win 7 & 8 ?

The following image shows the error I get using Windows' efforts for remote access
trying to access Windows 8 (version 6.2.9200) from Win 7 Home Premium SP1 (version 6.1.7601)

So I'm now looking for something that works ! Any suggestions ?

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Preferred Solution: Any software recommendations for remote desktop working between win 7 & 8 ?

I recommend downloading and running Reimage. It's a computer repair tool that has been proven to identify and fix many Windows problems with a high level of success.

I've used it in the past to identify and fix everything from blue screens (BSOD's), ActiveX errors, corrupt files and processes, dll/exe/sys errors, recover lost memory, Windows update problems, defragging, malware removal etc.

You can download it direct from this link http://downloadreimage.com/download.php. (This link will automatically start a download of Reimage that you can save to your computer.)

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OS: Win8 64bit (My desktop is Win8, my laptop is Win7. We're dealing with the desktop here.)
Where I am: university network, but these features seem to be working with my laptop.
Things I've checked: allowing services through Windows Firewall (Bonjour, WMC services, etc.)
Allowing remote services in System Properties
Many, many existing threads and non-solutions
How I'm feeling:

None of these features or applications work, and they're all supposed to function differently from one another (e.g. WMC doesn't use the Apple Bonjour service, so it isn't a program-specific problem). I just want to control my media system with my desktop
Is there some obscure service or file or setting that I'm missing that could prevent any remote applications?

A:Remote features not working -remote desktop, WMC, iTunes remote, etc.

Let's focus on "remote desktop". Can someone remotely access it from the internet?
If not: Can someone remotely access it from same LAN?

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Hi all,

So, I have scoured every resource I could find to resolve this, and am just flat out stumped....hoping someone here can shed some light on my problem. Here is my situation:

* I have a SBS 2003 R2 Standard machine running (domain controller, exchange, etc)
* I have 7 XP SP2 clients that are part of the domain
* I have an ASA 5505 firewall running, with an ADSL modem connected to that for WAN access

My problem is related to RWW. From the internet (non-lan connection), I can connect without any issues to the RWW homepage (either as a domain user or an administrator). When I click on "connect to work computer", I am presented with a list of the domain PCs. However, once I click on any of them, I receive the following "VB Script: Remote Desktop Disconnected" error window:

"The client could not establish a connection to the remote computer. The most likely causes for this error are:

1) Remote connections might not be established at the remote computer
2) The max number of connections might be exceded at the remote computer
3) A network error might have occurred while establishing the connection
4) The Remote Web Workplace designated port might be blocked by a firewall
"

Here is what I have confirmed so far:
1) I have opened ports 3389 and 4125 on the ASA
2) I CAN remote desktop directly to the SBS itself (not using RWW)
3) I CAN access OWA via the internet
3) The client computer has been setup to allow remote connections, and I have adde... Read more

A:Remote Desktop Conection through Remote Web Workplace (RWW) stopped working

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OS: Win8 64bit (My desktop is Win8, my laptop is Win7. We're dealing with the desktop here.)
Where I am: university network, but these features seem to be working with my laptop.
Things I've checked: allowing services through Windows Firewall (Bonjour, WMC services, etc.)
Allowing remote services in System Properties
Many, many existing threads and non-solutions
How I'm feeling:
None of these features or applications work, and they're all supposed to function differently from one another (e.g. WMC doesn't use the Apple Bonjour service, so it isn't a program-specific problem). I just want to control my media system with my desktop
Is there some obscure service or file or setting that I'm missing that could prevent any remote applications from working?

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Welcome Everybody!,We need You're help.From few days we trying to find software what will help us with our IT Support service, but without any positive result.We looking for application what will be suitable for following situation:Client download from our website application.Client run applicationClient (automatically connect to our central server bypassing any firewalls ) get support password id.Client say this password to technician.Out technician start client console, connect to central server, and using password from user take control on his desktop.We can't find any working suitable solution what will use our server and have normal licensing, not by hours or issues.We tried following software but without positive result.http://www.nexusconcepts.com - Looks great, have everything what we want but crash on Vista when opening Windows "run" or "cmd".http://www.uvnc.com/index.html - Don't support encryption and passwords when using "repeater" (middle server between users and technician)http://remotesupportsystem.com - Same like above but paid .http://remotezilla.com - Same like above.http://www.readydesk.com/ - Still based on same solution, no encryption...As You can see, this is very hard mission to find something good.We need this software to run under Windows XP / Vista / (in future) SevenI will be grateful for any suggests from You're side.Regards

A:Desktop Share (remote desktop) software for IT Support.

hi there!i am a tech support guy in our office. i usually install the tightvnc server on our workstations so that i can control their desktop using the tightvnc viewer. now if you are planning to access your client's computers online, you should know their IPs.i have successfully remote accessed windows xp, ubuntu and vista.hope this helps!

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I am looking for the best remote desktop software for windows. I used logmein free edition however I feel the performance is poor. I used UltraVNC and LiteManager it is very good.
Do you know another one ?

A:Best remote desktop software

Teamviewer is good for me.

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hey guys,im looking for some software to remote desktop to my other pc from my laptop. im currently using logmein free, whichs works great, i like the features such as being able to change resolution to match the host pc. the only draw back is that it runs through the internet, and so its a bit slow and laggy, but also it will no doubt use up my internet allowance from my ISP.so is there any other software that works like logmein, but is designed to work over a lan (wirelessly). at work we use the xp pro remote desktop, but unfortunately i dont have xp pro on these machines.free would be an advantage too ;)cheers, deanEdit: Moved topic from XP to the more appropriate forum. ~ Animal

A:remote desktop software

have you tried VNC......here's a link to the free version.....it basically works the same as RDP....http://www.realvnc.com/products/free/4.1/index.html

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Hi, I have been looking for some remote destop software that will blank the screen of the customers computer, obviously I dont them to see what I'm doing.

Has anyone got any suggestions please?
Thank You in advance.

Nigel.
 

A:remote desktop software

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Ok guys, I'm in charge of a small computer lab (32 computers) and I was wondering if there is any possible way I could take control of any one of the computers from my Admin computer...I know there are remote desktop programs that can do this. I've heard of of remote desktop software that also allows you to shut down all of the pcs with a click of a mouse button...is any of this true? Thanks in advance!
 

A:Remote Desktop Software?

Remote Desktop is part of XP

or something like this?

http://secure.logmein.com/dmcq/095i/support.asp

http://www.remotepc.com/overview.htm
 

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Are there any free (or very affordable) programs or services that allows simple remote desktop control (besides LogMeIn, Remote Desktop or RealVNC)? I'm thinking of running a small tech support biz on the side and I need something that'll help me gain remote access/control of client's computers that's easy for them to setup.

Thanks in advance
 

A:Remote Desktop Software

Most services will charge for commercial use. Be sure to check licensing so you're in compliance.
 

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hi, new to this forum, im looking for some remote desktop software to help some friends with minor pc problems. My two questions are, which programs are compatible with windows seven and what software can i run from my pc and connect to their's with out them needing the software on their pc, if that is even possible.

Many thanks

Tom

A:Remote desktop Software

  
Quote: Originally Posted by tippee


hi, new to this forum, im looking for some remote desktop software to help so friends with minor pc problems. My two questions are, witch programs are compatible with windows seven and what software can i run from my pc and connect to there's with out them needing the software on there pc, if that is even possible.

Many thanks

Tom


Id highly recomend teamviwer.
TeamViewer Download

You download the Full version and they download the quick support version just underneath.
The quick version only allows some one with the full version(you) to access there computer (with the ID and Passwrod of course) and once it closes it leaves nothing behind except the .exe file and (i think) a log.
Neither of which will be easily available,they will have to be looked for.

Dan

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I would like to run my desktop PC remotely from my laptop. The desktop runs Win 7 Home Premium so does not support the Win 7 Remote Desktop feature. Can someone recommend a 3rd party software package? My laptop runs Win 7 Pro.

Thanks, Bob

A:Remote Desktop Software

Try (free) TeamViewer TeamViewer - Free software downloads and software reviews - CNET Download.com

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I am looking for the best remote desktop software for windows. I used logmein free edition however I feel the performance is poor. I used UltraVNC and LiteManager it is very good.
Do you know another one ?

A:Best remote desktop software

Teamviewer is good for me.

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Hi!
Need remote control software for business use, preferably free
I found some of them VNC, RDP, LiteManager

Any other suggestions?
Thank you!
 

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Hiya

The downloadable Remote Desktop Web Connection ActiveX control provides most of the same functionality as the full Remote Desktop Connection software; however, the Remote Desktop Web Connection is designed to deliver this functionality over the Web. The Web package Setup program installs the downloadable ActiveX control and sample Web page on a server running Internet Information Services (IIS) 4.0 or later

System Requirements
This package may be applied to the following:

All Windows 2000 platforms
Windows NTŪ Server 4.0
Windows NT Server 4.0 Enterprise Edition
Windows NT Server 4.0 Terminal Server Edition
Important: The Remote Desktop Web Connection download package must be installed on a computer running Internet Information Services (IIS) version 4.0 or later. This dependency applies to the Web server only. Users can download the control and view the Web pages from any supported Web browser (Windows 32-bit versions of Internet Explorer 5.x or higher).

http://www.microsoft.com/windowsxp/...aseID=41821&area=search&ordinal=9&redirect=no

Regards

eddie
 

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All,

Can you suggest a good software (preferably freeware) that I can use to
remote desktop into a clients machine and provide technical help.

This site is great for most people for tech support but there's a lot more of that aren't tech savvy or confident enough to understand some of the responses.
 

A:Software for remote desktop control

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I have a client who whats to use a remote desktop software, they are not connected to a network so Microsoft's Program I don't think will work. There are several free services out there...
Logmein.com for instance and several monthly fee biased services.
I cannot find any reviews or recommendations so I would be open to your insight.

Thank you

JD
 

A:Remote Desktop Software Advice

Hi ddonnelly2. I do not understand how you can remotely communicate without a network connection so I'm not sure if this link will be any good to you.
http://www.tightvnc.com/
 

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Hello,
I search a free remote-desktop software to control 2-3 pcs (on Windows).
I need it for personal use only. So I need a maximum of options but I don't need a simple program.
I don't need a tool like teamviewer because it need a password (so a preson is needed to give the password).
Thanks.
 

A:A free remote desktop software

Have you tried out AnyDesk?

AnyDesk - The World's Fastest Remote Desktop Application
 

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Does anybody have any good recommendations for some software that will allow me to actually view other user's screens on my domain and make changes and fix problems on their computer? Many times I have users calling in with problems that could easily be solved over the phone but they lack the technical experience to follow the directions. If I could just remote to their system and see the screen this would be so much easier.

Thanks for your help!
 

A:Solved: Remote Desktop Software

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if i connect to my server 2008 via remote desktop how do I use a program install file on my server to install program back to my computer?
 

A:Remote Desktop Software Install

You either copy the file to your computer or hopefully you have a mapped network drive to that server where the install file is.
 

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I've been using Gotomypc and Logmein and once in awhile Teamviewer over the years. Gotmypc just doubled their annual price - ack! They did offer me a discount bringing it back down to $20 a month but still.... It's causing me to look at my alternatives.

I've read about Supremo but when I look for user reviews, they seem kind of skimpy. I'd like to hear your experiences with this or other remote desktop software.

I would be connecting mostly with Windows 10 and Windows 7 Pro environments, occasionally Android. I do need to be able to print remotely and transfer files. I also need good security.

Thanks for your input.

Carla
 

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I'm looking for compatible software that would be extremely user-friendly for someone who is computer illiterate. I'm trying to connect to a friend's desktop to help them with some Windows 7 issues, but they can't seem to follow directions too well and they live a few states away.

I'm not even sure if it exists, but the program would ideally install on their computer and mine and make it very simple to remotely connect to them.

Thanks in advance. I'm currently using Win7 Ultimate 64 bit and they're using Win7 Home Premium 32 bit.

A:Remote desktop connection software or Win7

  
Quote: Originally Posted by Mboose


I'm looking for compatible software that would be extremely user-friendly for someone who is computer illiterate. I'm trying to connect to a friend's desktop to help them with some Windows 7 issues, but they can't seem to follow directions too well and they live a few states away.

I'm not even sure if it exists, but the program would ideally install on their computer and mine and make it very simple to remotely connect to them.

Thanks in advance. I'm currently using Win7 Ultimate 64 bit and they're using Win7 Home Premium 32 bit.


MB

It exists, I use it all the time, and is called Teamviewer. Easy to install, easy to use and is rock solid.

Hope this helps
Ken J

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Once I install this on my Win2k machine, I'll be able to connect to WinXP machines but can WinXP machines connect to the Win2k machine ?
 

A:Solved: Remote Desktop Connection Software

You can only connect to Windows XP Pro machines! If you want to remote control other Windows Computers I sugguest use a VNC application. I recommend using UltraVNC
 

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I followed these instructions to get it working :
http://www.mydigitallife.info/2008/...le-remote-desktop-in-windows-xp-home-edition/
http://www.mydigitallife.info/2008/...esktop-connections-or-sessions-in-windows-xp/

And a couple of months after I got it working it just stopped working all of a sudden, and the "terminal services" disappeared out of the services manager, and I tried to reinstall in twice and it still will not show up, I don't know what to do besides reformat.

I have windows Xp Home SP2 (I didn't upgrade past that because it works and works better than last time I had sp3, So I'm just going to leave it for now.
 

A:Remote desktop stoped working on XP Home (I did have it working)

Use ultraVNC server and viewer. Works much better and less of a lag on system. I also think you need netframework.
 

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Hey guys

I use Logmein, and PC Anywhere remote software for remoting my PCs between 2 homes. But I find them too slow when remoting software that has moderate graphics load.

I want to establish a connection between my 2 sites (London and Devon) that will give me the fastest remote access, and I dont care about what it cost as long as its not ridiculous!

If it helps to buy 2 routers with built in VPN capabilities I will buy them to create a VPN tunnel, if this will improve remote access speeds.

I dont mind paying for the remote software either.

So what would be the best solution - at reasonable cost?

After A little research, I have read that RDP is the quickest for when remoting graphics intensive programs. But these articles were dated a few years, is RDP still the quickest? One of my PC is Windows 7 Home, shall I upgrade it to Professional if I want it to be a RDP host? Or is their seperate RDP software available that I can install instead of forking out ?100 for Windows 7 Professional upgrade? If using RDP on Windows 7 Prof is the fastest then I will buy the upgrade.

And if creating the VPN tunnel will improve speeds further, then I pose that as another question in the Network threads

Cheers

A:What is the fastest remote desktop software for graphics work?

It seems, the graphics card of the host plays a part in speed of graphics refresh during remote sessions. Something to do with rasterizing. The pc host had on board graphics and scores just 3.4 in the Windows Experience index performance guage in Windows 7. So perhaps I need to also buy a dedicated graphics card.

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Hey guys

I use Logmein, and PC Anywhere remote software for remoting my PCs between 2 homes. But I find them too slow when remoting software that has moderate graphics load.

I want to establish a connection between my 2 sites (London and Devon) that will give me the fastest remote access, and I dont care about what it cost as long as its not ridiculous!

If it helps to buy 2 routers with built in VPN capabilities I will buy them to create a VPN tunnel, if this will improve remote access speeds.

I dont mind paying for the remote software either.

So what would be the best solution - at reasonable cost?

After A little research, I have read that RDP is the quickest for when remoting graphics intensive programs. But these articles were dated a few years, is RDP still the quickest? One of my PC is Windows 7 Home, shall I upgrade it to Professional if I want it to be a RDP host? Or is their seperate RDP software available that I can install instead of forking out ?100 for Windows 7 Professional upgrade? If using RDP on Windows 7 Prof is the fastest then I will buy the upgrade.

And if creating the VPN tunnel will improve speeds further, then I pose that as another question in the Network threads

Cheers

A:What is the fastest remote desktop software for graphics work?

It seems, the graphics card of the host plays a part in speed of graphics refresh during remote sessions. Something to do with rasterizing. The pc host had on board graphics and scores just 3.4 in the Windows Experience index performance guage in Windows 7. So perhaps I need to also buy a dedicated graphics card.

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I have 1 windows 8.1 pro computer that connect remote desktop to a server 2012 R2.
It connect and eveything is fine but the top remote desktop bar to minimize, maximize, close ,etc... doesn't work. No button will work at all. The only way to get arround it is pressing ctrl+alt+delete to start the task manager on the Windows 8.1
machine then it will work for a little while.
If it's set to auto-hide the bar disappear and it's unable to get it  back
If it's set to alway show it will alway be there but no button work.
Note that there is about 60 other computer with Windows 7, 8.1 and 10 that connect to that server and only that 1 machine is causing the issue. All computers use the same AV with the same profile on them.
Anyone has seen that already and know a fix?

Thank you

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Dear all,

My remote desktop isn't working.

I have 1 PC
and 1 laptop
Both windows 7 x64 ultimate
Both in the same Homegroup. Sharing of files is working perfectly.

The problem is that i can't connect (attachments)

I've tried everything that Microsoft support says:
Troubleshoot Remote Desktop problems

Nothing seems to work.
The problem exists in both ways: laptop can't connect to PC, PC can't connect to laptop.

Anyone?

A:Remote desktop is not working

I assume by saying your remote desktop is not working means you cannot remotely control another PC on your network as you used to be able to do, or has this never worked ? By having systems in a workgroup and sharing files with each other is not the same as being able to take control of another system's desktop - you have to set this up and is not the default condition of windows.

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I can transfer files, share directories, and do everything but remote desktop. It keeps telling me the credentials don't match.

I have the same username/password on both machines, both are running Windows 7 Ultimate, both are configured to use the same homegroup and both machines are working perfectly EXCEPT for remote desktop.

When I try to add a user in the Select User dialog I can only see user-A on machine-A, and user-B on machine-B. machine-A does not see user-B and machine-B does not see user-A, so I cannot possibly add myself as a user to RDP in the MMC settings.

I have followed all other "Windows 7 Homegroup Remote Desktop not working" threads and followed all guides to correcting this problem. Nothing works, and my credentials are still rejected.

What can I do to further gather support for this cripplingly frustrating issue?

EDIT: Any and all suggestions that do not result in RDP working over a network will be immediately rejected.

A:Remote Desktop not working even though everything else is

  
Quote: Originally Posted by Windowswindowsw



EDIT: Any and all suggestions that do not result in RDP working over a network will be immediately rejected.


With that kind of comment in your post, you will probably not get much help. also I don't understand
how RDP could work on any medium except a network as it requires an IP or Name to be able to communicate.

Rich

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My host machine has stopped responding when I try to log into it.
Win 7 Pro, 64 bit, latest service pack.
The only different thing I've done is changes the listening port to 9833, but that has been working for years
I recently added bullguard security instead of Norton but I think it was working for a few days before this issue started. I've tried turning off the firewall altogether and that hasn't made a difference.
Typically when remote desktop stops responding, I reboot the machine and everything is good, but I've done that 4 times now with shut downs, not just restarts.
I have confirmed under computer properties that Remote desktop is activated.
Please help
**********************
I've been digging further and it seems as though window firewall was back in play along with bullguard and that was blocking it.  I turned off windows firewall and turned back on bullguard and was able to log in.
sooo...
1- if I have the bullguard firewall running do I need the windows firewall?
2- If I should have the windows firewall running too, how do I change the port in windows firewall?  While remote desktop is listening fine on 9983, windows firewall is showing the original 3389 as the port.  I have to machines here that I get
into and use the ports to determine which machine I am accessing.

Thanks,
Howard

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I have a windows 7 ultimate computer I set up so I could remote desktop into it over the web. It was working prefect and now it gets to the Remote Desktop Web Connection screen and I hit the connect button and it give me "An internal error has
occurred instead" of the windows log in on that computer.  What do I need to do to fix it?
This is the 3rd time asking and nobody can get it resolved.
Previous conversation
https://social.technet.microsoft.com/Forums/en-US/be9511e4-8ab2-485b-815a-4593eb56b93c/remote-desktop-with-tsweb-an-internal-error-has-occured?forum=w7itprosecurity&prof=required

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I just built a media center computer for my new apartment, and I want to control it via Remote Desktop to perform administrative tasks as needed. Since I am not sure if I will stay with a Windows based, or switch to Linux I have not activated this copy of Windows, but that should not matter.When I open the RD connection windows on the client (Vista SP1), I put in the correct information, hit connect, all the buttons except for Cancel get grayed out, it waits about 10 seconds, then all the buttons are clickable again. No error message or anything, it just doesn't work. Any time fromt hen on that I click connect, it does not wait the 10 seconds. This client can access Remote Desktop on my server no problem though.Here are a few things I have tried:-----Using the IP instead of the Hostname on the client-----Using a different client-----Disabling the Firewall-----Selected "Always connect, even if authentication fails" on the Remote Desktop client-----Made sure Remote Desktop is enabled on the server (server = the one needed to be controlled)-----Unchecked and rechecked the box for Remote Desktop in System Properties -----Made sure the user is set to allow Remote Desktop connections on the server----- Used the "netstat -an |find "3389"" command which returned the following:TCP 0.0.0.0:3389 0.0.0.0:0 LISTENING-----Used Microsoft's "PortQryUI" to test the port, it returns the (correct) status as:"TCP ... Read more

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Hey guys

I work out of my office and my home and it is very important that I have remote desktop feature on windows working.

I was told that it was a very simple procedure but i cant get it to work.

I went to this site

http://www.uic.edu/pharmacy/it/Proje...onnection1.htm

and did all the steps on both computers and it is still not working.

my question is that i was told that it might be becasue on both computers i have are setup with a linksys router and thats why it is not working because it would have a problem with the IP since i dont have a static IP.

Can anyone confirm if this is true?

If not, can anyone else suggestion another solution.

thank you very much

A:Remote Desktop Not Working !

Are both computers running XP Pro? you may want to look at this site http://www.geek.com/news/geeknews/20...0828021469.htm.

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Hi there,

Can anyone give me some simply instructions on how to configure remote desktop? I've looked all over the internet and can't seem to figure it out. I want to remote control my home computer from work. Windows Ultimate 7 on both computers.

I've configured the home PC in some ways... mostly going all the things the internet tells me to do... clicking various check marks and so on. I guess to log in I need to know what the ip address is... i found ipconfig but I'm not exactly sure which of the numbers is my IP address. Also, in user name, what do I type? I have my home PC set up... I am an administrator... to log in to my home PC I use my name as the user name with a password.

I'm using it over a router. The IP address I have is for the router I guess, not specifically the computer. So somehow I need to figure out how to get into the computer and not just the router etc. Do I need to think about ports?

I am aware of options such as team viewer and log me in. I"m specifically interested in remote desktop so I can get working audio.

This should be very easy. I'm just not quite knowledgable enough.

Ben

A:help getting remote desktop working

Yes you need to know the IP address of the comptuer to pointto the computer

then you need to configure the router to port forward to a static ip to the computr to want to tap into



What i did so hat I never have to remember a number that could change at anytime... i configured my router to accept the dyndns.com soo that i have a domain resolve my ip address.

so instead of putting in changing IPs, i just put in a domain like ****.homeip.net

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Hi all,

I am trying to connect to another Windows 7 machine on the same router, but it will not connect. I have remote desktop enabled and checked under the computer settings, but when I right click the computer in the network & sharing center and try to connect, it won't work. I also tried manually entering the computer's network address but it failed. Both machines are Windows 7.

any help would be appreciated,
thanks
 

A:Remote desktop not working

Is it the home edition of win 7?
 

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Remote Desktop keeps saying "can't connect...".

Both the client and server use Windows 7.

- I have enabled Remote Desktop on the server. When I connect using the local IP address, i.e. 192.168.1.123, it connects fine.

- I have also set up port forwarding in my router to forward port 3389 to that local IP address. I already checked on canyouseeme.org and it says "Success: I can see your service on 222.252.233.9 on port (3389)"

However, if I enter 222.252.233.9 to remote desktop, it can't connect to the server.

Do you know how to fix this problem?

Thanks.

A:Remote Desktop not working

  
Quote: Originally Posted by zer0ne


Remote Desktop keeps saying "can't connect...".

Both the client and server use Windows 7.

- I have enabled Remote Desktop on the server. When I connect using the local IP address, i.e. 192.168.1.123, it connects fine.

- I have also set up port forwarding in my router to forward port 3389 to that local IP address. I already checked on canyouseeme.org and it says "Success: I can see your service on 222.252.233.9 on port (3389)"

However, if I enter 222.252.233.9 to remote desktop, it can't connect to the server.

Do you know how to fix this problem?

Thanks.


Hi ..
So, 222.252.233.9 is the server, and how about client IP ?
is it pingable from both side ?

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Hiya

Remote Desktop in Windows XP Professional provides remote access to the desktop of your computer running Windows XP Professional, from a computer at another location. Using Remote Desktop you can, for example, connect to your office computer from home and access all your applications, files, and network resources as though you were in front of your computer at the office.

System Requirements

Supported Operating Systems: Windows 2000, Windows 95, Windows 98, Windows ME, Windows NT, Windows Server 2003, Windows XP
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Regards

eddie
 

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I have been looking at this free remote desktop program at their web site but their instructions on how to use it are pretty weak.

Anyone that has or is using this program to take control of another persons pc for help with their system - I would sure appreciate it if you could give me some info on how to use it.

PS
I have posted this question in this forum area as I have seen postings or answers to postings with regard to this free remote control desktop software.
 

A:TeamViewer desktop sharing and remote control software info needed

Not sure I can give you anymore information than what the website has to offer. If you can detail what you have tried then maybe we can decipher what you are doing wrong.

Have you tried using Zolved at all. Some people find that easier to use.
 

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Hey guys

I have been trying to use remote desktop just within my home to help my wife with her hourly tech problems. Everytime I try to connect to her laptop I get an error "No terminal server installed". I swear I have used it at home before connecting to a buddies laptop. Is there a service I have to make sure is running on her laptop?

A:Remote Desktop @ home not working...

Does it say No Terminal "Server" Installed

or

No Terminal "Services" Installed

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Hi,

I have 2 computers, one running XP and one NT, both connected to broadband internet and I can run remote desktop to connect them via the internet (I use the NT machine to access the XP machine).

However, when I put the XP machine on 802.11b wireless (it is a laptop), i can no longer connect to it via the NT using remote desktop...

Any suggestions??
 

A:Remote Desktop not working on Wireless

Try disabling the wired nic and see if it works. It may be remote desktop is trying to use the old connection.
 

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I have a small office with one XP Pro computer directly connected to a Verizon Westell 2200 modem (DSL). Not using any router. Dynamic IP address from Verizon (Not static). Remote desktop will not work. I have enabled remote access on both my home comoputer (XP Pro) and the office computer. I looked up the Ip address for the modem by logging into the Westell using 192.168.1.1 from I.E. and used that address at the home computer entering it into the address box for remote desktop. It will not connect. I tried pinging the IP address and it pinged okay. I am lost. Any help would be greatly appreciated.
 

A:Remote Desktop not working with Windows XP Pro

do you get the login screen at all? what about a firewall rule inside of windows firewall? havent changed the port for remote desktop connection on the computer you are wanting to connect too?
 

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Hi

I was wondering if anyone could help me. I had been running remote desktop from this PC before into my PC at uni and it was working fine. Now however now it comes up saying
"The specified remote compuetr could not be found. Verify that you have typed the correct computer name or IP address, and then try connecting again."
I have checked these and they are what they should be. I am also VPN ing into the Uni network without a problem. I know the connection works as it works fine, over my wireless connection at home, from my laptop.


Any ideas as this is very frustrating.

Thanks
AMRIT
 

A:Remote Desktop stopped working!?

uni admin may help on this they could have blocked the ports
 

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I have a customer whose workstation was just upgraded to Windows 7 pro 64 bit. The PC is part of a SBS 2011 domain. I cannot connect to it via RDC from another PC on the network. I have checked that RDC is allowed through the firewall. Turned off and unloaded the Trend Micro Worry Free Business Security, no help. I enabled "fDenyTSConnections" in the registry. "Allow connections from computers running any version of Remote Desktop" is selected although changing this is greyed out presumably due to an SBS 2011 policy. What am I missing?
John

A:Remote Desktop Connection not working

Welcome to the Seven Forums.

Does the computer respond to Pings?

Can you RDC/RDP to it using its IP address?

What do you see on your end when RDC/RDP fails?

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Odd. I use No-ip, and have a registered host name that I have used in the past to connect to my Windows 8.1 system
Since a clean install of Windows 10, I no longer can connect using the MS remote desktop app on my mac to my pc. I have allowed remote connections, and the port 3389 TCP is forwarded on my router per http://windows.microsoft.com/en-us/w...r-home-network

I have a static IP on my pc, and the static ip on my router points to that forward port. I also disabled windows firewall. Anyone else having issues with remote desktop connections?

A:Remote desktop not working in Windows 10?

Originally Posted by gizbug


Odd. I use No-ip, and have a registered host name that I have used in the past to connect to my Windows 8.1 system
Since a clean install of Windows 10, I no longer can connect using the MS remote desktop app on my mac to my pc. I have allowed remote connections, and the port 3389 TCP is forwarded on my router per http://windows.microsoft.com/en-us/w...r-home-network

I have a static IP on my pc, and the static ip on my router points to that forward port. I also disabled windows firewall. Anyone else having issues with remote desktop connections?



Did you turn off the Windows firewall?

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I have a windows 7 ultimate computer I set up so I could remote desktop into it over the web. It was working prefect and now it gets to the Remote Desktop Web Connection screen and I hit the connect button and it give me An internal error has occurred
instead of the windows log in on that computer.  What do I need to do to fix it?
I can get to this screen

but not to this screen

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Hey guys,
I am using Windows 7 which is connected to DOMAIN.
I have an issue starting "remote desktop connection manager". when I tried to launch it I am getting " remote desktop connection manager has stopped working, A problem caused the program to stop working correctly." error.
Any resolutions to troubleshoot this error?
 
Thanks in advance.

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