Take the 2-minute tour ×
Super User is a question and answer site for computer enthusiasts and power users. It's 100% free, no registration required.

I have been trying to connect all day via Teamviewer to a machine in a different town. Now it suddenly works. I think someone there may have walked by and moved the mouse to wake it up.

What logs etc. could I check to see if someone did that or not? I'm trying to work out what happened because I need this link to be reliable.

I'm not sure what state the remote computer was in because Teamviewer asked for an authentication password but got no further, then in the mid afternoon it suddenly starts working for no apparent reason.

share|improve this question

1 Answer 1

It's usually stored in the Event Viewer.

If you go to Start, Run, type in eventvwr, then when it opens go to Security, you should see something in there where it starts logging events when it wakes up.

share|improve this answer

Your Answer

 
discard

By posting your answer, you agree to the privacy policy and terms of service.

Not the answer you're looking for? Browse other questions tagged or ask your own question.