Using something remotely or remoting into it means using it when one is not at the same location as what one is using. A common example is opening files on another computer, or controlling a computer different from the one that the user is physically using.

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Remote desktop access between two Windows machines via USB

Is there a way to connect two Windows machines via USB cable so they can access each other via a remote desktop application (freeware) or even the default Windows RDP client? I can't use a network ...
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how to enable Android apps to browse user mount points in /mnt [migrated]

I want to access and work on my remote documents (such as .docx, .xlsx, etc... and pdfs) from within my apps. For this, I have created a cifs mount point from a network sdcard (NTFS v3.1) to my ...
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Remote Linux in Windows

I have Windows7 on a work and Debian Jessie at home. I need to start some programs and work in Linux. I heard about SSH-connections I want to be able to work through the internet on my computer. ...
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Access to devices with embedded webpages remotely

I have a half rack of lighting equipment that gets rented out regularly. Some of the kit has simple embedded webpages for configuration and monitoring which is connected to a switch in the rack. I'd ...
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How to boot centos for recovery without monitor or DVD?

I modified the fstab to include the newly created partition, then rebooted. But the system won't boot, and I suspect it is due to incorrect information in fstab. My machine has no monitor, no working ...
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Remote Desktop Connection without lock 1

I am trying to find out the solution for remote desktop connection. If i access the remote PC through RDP connection, it is locking the remote PC. Customer requirement is, if the user connect the ...
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Connection over the Internet using Android

Can I leave my android device at home or school network range and connect to that android form outside to get access to the network my android connected to?
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How can I read closed txt file on USB drive while it is connected to another device?

I would like to monitor how my heat pump is performing while I am abroad. The heat pump can output temperature logs to a USB drive. The logs are saved as a text file; a new file being created and an ...
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Sleep in unified remote on ubuntu

I downloaded the unified remote app for Android, which has the ability to control your computer from your phone after setting up a server on the computer. I am running Ubuntu 15.04. Most things are ...
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teamviewer and 2 users linux

I have a linux mint machine (host machine) running team viewer for user1. After clicking alt+f2 on host machine I login another user - user2 and leave it active. When I try to use teamviewer from ...
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Reboot frozen remote Mac

I have a remote frozen Mac I need to reboot. I can see it's online through Teamviewer but it's not responding. This is what I have to work with: Admin user+password, Public IP address, It appears ...
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Remote desktop access without client installation or download

Is there any solution where user can visit web page for tech support, and tech admin can access his pc to solve problem or perform maintenance. This should be done without any software installation or ...
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Remotely Authorize a local user login?

So, is there any way to authorize a local user login remotely? Assuming the computer is connected to the Internet, is there any way to set up something that will ask for my authorization in order for ...
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Pulse-Audio Desktop stream to headless ALSA Soundrenderer

I recently have come to the following configuration (had to change my setup): Desktop: Ubuntu 14 Pulse Audio having soundcard(s) but without any speakers (except headphones) DLNA Sound Renderer ...
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Is there an opposite to Wake On LAN?

Would there be an easy way to remotely shut down a computer, like the opposite of Wake On LAN? I can easily use a program, such as an iOS App, where I just press a button and it starts up. Could I do ...
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Cannot log in to RDP

I have 2 IPs on my Windows Server 2012. 1st is local the 2nd is real public. Whenever I try to login using RDP from a windows 8 from inside the network of the local IP, I can easily log in. However, ...
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Remote desktop sessions getting terminated all the time

I recently got a new computer with Windows 10. I set it up on my TV but I often remote into it from my desktop which runs Windows 8.1. For some reason I cannot keep a session connected. I can connect ...
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How do I lock a windows 7 pc from linux?

I have a raspberry pi box that I can SSH into, and sometimes I want to remotely lock pcs on my local network Note: Do not mark this as duplicate, all ones require SSH on the remote and sometimes when ...
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When using RDC to access From my virtual Box to my physical computer (same place)

I have been trying to RDC from my virtual box (windows 7) to my physical windows 7 so I can transfer some files, since the copy and paste don't work in Virtual Box, but it tries to log in it shows a ...
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Mount Remote Share without fuse / alternatives for SSHFS

I am running Ubuntu on a Virtual Server (1and1). The host does not provide the Kernel mod Fuse, which is the reason I cannot use SSHFS to Mount the remote directory locally. Does anyone know how to ...
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how to only copy files that will fit

I'm heading on a big trip tomorrow and want to copy some movies from a local drive to a usb stick. The stick is 128GB and the drive has 183GB of movies. I don't care which movies are copied and ...
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webbased or hosted remote access software

I'm looking for webbased or hosted remote access software (like Teamviewer) for our helpdesk staff with no client installation necessary. Most of our customers use a bussiness network where no ...
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How can I boost clipboard sync over RDP on my local network?

I have two computers on the same network, one of them has two monitors. On the one with two monitors I like to have RDP open on one monitor that is always connected to the other computer. Everything ...
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How to automatically reconnect/reboot remote computer when internet disconnects

Normally I work connected to my computer in the office (Windows 7) via Team Viewer. Sometimes the internet connection fails and the connection is lost, so I have to hit the streets and go to my office ...
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Remote PW change for OSX

I am trying to script a password change to push out to all of our Macs from Altiris. I can get the password to change locally from terminal: sudo dscl . -passwd /Users/username newpassword But I ...
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Remote access users with passwords with active directory

We are changing our active directory policy for our users to finally have passwords. Which is good because they don't have any passwords yet. But with passwords there arises a problem with remote ...
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Cant access my device via SSH over internet

im running sshdroid server on my android device at port 22 and i get this while i use my pc to connect to it via ssh (LAN) root@kali:~# ssh -l root 100.107.219.116 The authenticity of host ...
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Connect monitor over network

I'm developing right now an application which requires me to keep an eye on lots of windows at the same time. I have a WUXGA monitor, with an old SXGA monitor by its side, and its simply not enough ...
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How to execute local binaries remotely in Linux?

How can I run a program / binary that is local to my machine on a remote computer? Take a local perl script, for example. What I am trying to do is to send this to the remote computer and then invoke ...
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Can I find a log of my remote log ins to my work computer? [duplicate]

I am wondering if I can find out when I was logged into remotely from home to my computer at work. Windows 7 Pro and RDP for the remote software.
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Strange errors converting video with VLC remotely on Kali Linux

I'm using Putty to connect to my Kali Linux machine remotely. I have an mp4 that I would like to convert to mp3 via command line: cvlc "temp/5b531984164ae64008f644e3236bb09d/" ...
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bandwith issue with remote gaming in local network

The question is similar but not identical to this one. I've got a powerful gaming PC, which is a little noisy. While playing competetive FPS and such, this isn't much of a problem due my headphones ...
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Change resolution without being able to see desktop

I am traveling. I use Splashtop to connect to my home PC. I changed the resolution and now my screen looks like an old NES game with a dusty cartridge or a scrambled cable channel. I can run ...
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How to connect to PC that is not at same network [duplicate]

Is there any way to connect to some pc that is not in same network as one you are using. Example: I'm at school and I forgot USB at home. I have some presentation for today and I left it home, so I ...
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Is it normal for a computer to have a long list of things running in Event Trace Sessions when it comes back from repair?

I sent my Windows 8.1 laptop to the manufacturer for repair and it came back with this list of items running in the Event Trace Sessions: Circular Kernel Context Logger AITEventLog Audio Muroc ...
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Remote PowerShell, which machine is making the incoming connection?

I'm trying to identify the connecting machine within a remote PowerShell session. The reason is so a script can behave differently depending on which machine is connecting. Get-PSSession doesn't ...
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Remote performance monitoring Windows 8.1 machines

I want to be able to monitor the performance of some remote machines from my local machine. Here is my setup so far: local machine: Windows 8.1 Professional 64-bit; remote machines: Windows 8.1 ...
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Connect to FTP server over SSH on FileZilla

I would like to use FileZilla to connect to an FTP server that is accessible via a remote server. Home --> Remote Server --> FTP The remote server is accessible via SSH (authentication required). ...
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Connect to a PPTP Server with my Router

Here is the following scenario: [ NETWORK 1 ] [ World Wide Web ] [ Network 2] [PC1] -> ROUTER1 -> MODEM1 <- ISP WWW ISP -> MODEM2 -> ROUTER2 -> ...
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Using ubuntu from a mac (alternatives to X11 forwarding + XQuartz?)

What would you say is the latest/preferred way to connect from a mac to a linux box? At the moment I am using X11 forwarding over a dedicated ethernet connection plus NFS shared folders. My ...
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Starting a Program with Powershell Remoting

Using Windows Powershell, this opens notepad. notepad.exe But this, which is meant to remote into a virtual machine and open notepad there, does not. Instead, the process starts but the GUI is ...
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Remote access share in psexec

Remoting into remote computer with: psexec \\computername cmd -u -p -s Then I try to run pushd \\uncpath in order to setup temp drive letter to run program from unc path on remote computer. I get: ...
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Powershell Enter-PSSession use current credential

I want to use Windows Powershell to start up a VirtualBox VM and then Enter-PSSession to manage the machine on an automated nightly system, which means I will be asleep when this is happening and not ...
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Manually remote into a computer to assist a local user?

Is there a way to manually remote into someone's computer to control their computer in the below scenario? For example, from time to time I have family/friends overseas asking for help with a ...
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Make a remote printer available as a local printer - Google Cloud Print or Remote Printing without Dialogue box

I want to send a print job to a remote printer in an office in another city. I can achieve this using Google Cloud Print. However, every time I print I have to select my printer from the Google Cloud ...
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how do i access local file shares from a remote computer?

How do I access local window shares on a remote computer using Windows 7? I've tried Dropbox and Teamviewer but they don't help other than to access the remote desktop. I want to be able to access the ...
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µTorrent Remote no longer works after adding a Proxy Server

My µTorrent downloads work just fine after adding my Proxy.sh proxy settings, but µTorrent Remote (to access my torrent queue remotely) no longer works. The settings says µTorrent Remote can't ...
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Accessing files in Windows Explorer on a remote device [closed]

I'm going to try to keep this generic so that other users facing similar circumstances can learn from this, but it's definitely a problem I haven't found a straight-forward answer to online yet. I'm ...
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Execute local commands from remote server using Xshell.

I usually use Xshell on windows to access my Linux server. Every time when I want to copy a PDF file from Linux, I need use sz file.pdf to copy the file, then locate and open the file on Windows. How ...
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Remote Desktop windows server 2012

I've been 8 servers 1- domain controller win server 2012 R2 2-Exchange 2010 3- SCCM 2010 Etc. And I have 3 new Employees and I want to give them Delegate Control to do some small tasks as create ...