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25 views

Switch between RDP connection on time schedule

Is there a way to switch between RDP connection from one server to another one after a certain amount of time (like after 140 minutes) or maybe a way to schedule at what time it connects to server 1 ...
0
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0answers
54 views

How does Chrome Remote Desktop work?

What technology enables https://chrome.google.com/webstore/detail/chrome-remote-desktop/gbchcmhmhahfdphkhkmpfmihenigjmpp to be able to remotely control your entire computer using just the web browser? ...
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1answer
44 views

How to ask for help using Skype

I'm using Skype (latest version 2014). There's some problem with my computer so I want to ask for help. How to give full access (view screen, control inputs) to my friend on Skype?
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1answer
47 views

How to Quickly Draw Temporary Squiggles, Lines and Arrows on Desktop

During remote training sessions, instructors often draw red squiggly lines or circles on their desktop to emphasize key ideas. This helps offsite viewers better understand what an instructor is ...
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1answer
31 views

Can I start a remote connection on an other location from my own pc

I have 2 pc's. Both running microsoft remote desktop. Now I want to start a remote dekstop connection on pc 2 of pc 1. I want to do this from pc 1. Is this possible with remote desktop or any other ...
0
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0answers
71 views

Allow desktop composition is missing from Group Policy - Windows 7 Ultimate - RDP

I have two Windows 7 Ultimate machines both with SP1 and all updates installed of course. Both machines can run Aero and everything. They are both new and modern machines, you get the idea. But ...
0
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0answers
50 views

Connect via Remote Desktop to machine connected to VPN

I have a problem. I need to connect to a remote machine, which I can do fine. However, once I am on that machine, I need to open a VPN connection to another remote computer. This, I can also do. The ...
0
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1answer
50 views

Unable to load a file within a software using remote desktop connection

I was recently working with Windows Remote desktop connection. The local machine is windows 7 and the remote machine is windows 8. The connection was successful. I have a software installed on the ...
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1answer
54 views

Remotely Administer Desktops [closed]

Example of accessing a single computer would be to do some helpdesk work Example of accessing many or all of them at the same time would be to install an update or change a setting on all of them ...
0
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1answer
72 views

Why I am unable to connect to remote desktop.?

I am able to connect to remote desktop from mu laptop. But i am getting error when i am connecting it from my desktop. I have checked internet connection. I am getting error as following. So ...
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5answers
18k views

How to shut down a Windows 8.1 Pro computer in remote session?

When you right click the Windows 8.1 "start" button, you get some options to quickly perform common tasks, e.g. to shut down, reboot, or put the computer to sleep. But when you're using the computer ...
0
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1answer
30 views

remote desktop: the app on the remote machine is confusing the controller's hostname with its own hostname

I have 2 machines A, B, both run Windows OS. A is my work machine, B is a server on which I have already installed SQLServer. Now I want to install another software on B which runs on top of the ...
0
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0answers
301 views

Cannot connect to any servers with KRDC - the “Connect to” drop-down is empty

Just installed KRDC 4.8.5 to be able to remote into some Windows machines we have in the office, but I can't connect - when I enter the hostname (such as "ie6test") I get a message that the URL is ...
0
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1answer
127 views

Another way to concurrently RDP windows 7 after patch?

I've patched my windows 7 so to allow concurrent rdp connections and I would like to keep one user using it keyboard/mouse and another one remote. Is it only possible with windows builtin rdp program ...
0
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2answers
266 views

Connect a PC in a LAN with shared Internet connection through a router

I have a LAN in my office with shared Internet connection through a router. I want to access a PC with remote desktop with only one public IP. I know the computer's public IP and LAN IP which I want ...
1
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1answer
154 views

Use the internet connection of a remote desktop without VPN

I live in Iran, and due to my country's Internet policies, I am unable to use a VPN connection to a server outside the country. Without VPN access, how can I connect to my server outside Iran in order ...
0
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2answers
272 views

Alternative to Remote Desktop Connection to clean C drive

We have some issue in connecting the server via Remote Desktop Connection. It is not at all connecting As the server got low memory space in c drive we are unable to connect. I would like to know is ...
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5answers
9k views

Remote Desktop App for Windows 8 Home [closed]

I need to be able to remote connect to an IP address but, since I have Windows 8 Home and not PRO (where Remote Desktop App is included) I can't use the one of Windows. Can I get an other program that ...
0
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1answer
239 views

View video/game content over remote session in realtime

Is there any software to take full advantage of a 1Gbps LAN line to remotely view video or game content via a remote session of some sort (RTP/RDP,etc)? Around 24-30FPS would be sufficient and a ...
1
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1answer
369 views

Can't connect to Virtual box remote screen on linux Fedora 17 host

I get trouble to use virtualbox remote screen on a linux host. I activated server in settings->display->remotedisplay and the port is 33333. Then on linux I do : $ rdesktop 127.0.0.1:33333 ...
4
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1answer
3k views

Windows Installer does not permit installation from a Remote

“Windows Installer does not permit installation from a Remote Desktop Connection” When you try to install an MSI through an RDP connection you could get the “Windows Installer does not permit ...
1
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0answers
139 views

High Resolution RDP on 30" portrait monitors showing with black line at the top and bottom

Can anyone tell me how to get 30" monitors to work in portrait mode with RDP in high resolution? I'm having an issue whereby I remote desktop into Windows Server 2008 R2 from Windows 7 x64. Our ...
2
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1answer
266 views

A VNC solution that supports multiple screens

I am using Windows with two screens, and I have to connect to another linux box to work. I am looking for a solution in which I can: display my Linux desktop in both of my screens. I can drag ...
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2answers
2k views

How to remotely connect to VMware linux machine hosted on Windows 7

I would like to remotely connect to a linux (Fedora) vmware machine hosted on a Windows7 desktop machine. My understanding is that this should work.
1
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1answer
1k views

Forcing Remote machine to serve RDP (or similar) session

Due to a Dell/Nvidia design flaw in the Dell Inspiron 1420 series, my laptop no longer shows a display. I am looking for a solution to view it remotely. I have used it via RDP in the past (not for a ...
0
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1answer
3k views

One server with multiple desktops “heads” with VNC

I am managing a system of kiosks. Each kiosk currently is running a web browser with the application for the kiosk running in the browser. Each kiosk needs to be able to display separate content. ...
1
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1answer
889 views

Important Laptop Specs for Remote Computing [closed]

I'm looking to buy a laptop that will primarily be used for remote computing on my office/home machines (probably using Windows Remote Desktop unless there's a better solution). I'm wondering what ...
1
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3answers
3k views

is there a way how to remotely control computer via USB

I am looking for a way to control my other computer (win/linux) remotely (ideally via VNC) via USB or serial - without using network or virtual network. It can be fully software based, hardware based ...
0
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1answer
1k views

How to enable remote desktop connection remotely [i need working variant]

I need to enable Remote Desktop Connection remotely.I've been spending a lot of days on internet trying to find out how can i do it but, here i am, with my last hope i will solve it.I've been trying a ...
0
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1answer
99 views

Which application to use in Linux when the remote PC is Windows-based and behind a firewall and I need access?

I have a situation where I am in Europe and the remote PC is in USA. So my duty falls back always when my time is 1am and I need remote access to a new PC in USA for configuration and setup. They are ...
0
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0answers
94 views

How know who access me through Desktop Connection in Windows 7? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How reboot computers in a LAN knowing the external IP only? I install team viewer to help remotely the company where I work, but accidentally, I close the team viewer ...
0
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0answers
71 views

RDC from home PC to work PC using non routable IP's

I have a home PC and a work PC right next to each other. The work PC is connected to my corporate Lan, when it is connected I cannot RDC to it. When it is not connected to the corporate Lan I can ...
3
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2answers
8k views

“Unable to decrypt password” popup in Remote Desktop Connection Manager

I am using Remote Desktop Connection Manager 2.2 and every time I click on properties on a VM of mine, I get a popup window: unable to decrypt password How can I make this popup go away?
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4answers
277 views

remote control without taking over screen on Windows

Is there any remote desktop software for Windows that can access a computer, but not showing your session on the computer of the host and vice versa? So for example: Someone at the hostcomputer logs ...
20
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4answers
2k views

Remote management of parents' computers [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Free remote desktop app good for working with someone computer illiterate? I am looking for something that I can install on my parents' and grandparents' laptops to help ...
1
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5answers
113 views

Remote Connecting to Windows

Is it possible to connect to a Windows Server machine command line without using RDP, in similar manner to SSHing to a Linux server? My tasks require running various commands in many Windows ...
1
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1answer
721 views

Remote Desktop Connection breaks laptop's connection to network

Background: I have three computers at home. Two (XP and Windows 7) need to control a laptop (Windows 7 64bit) via RDC (over wifi). I can see the computer on the network (via Explorer). Problem: ...
0
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1answer
131 views

VNC software, which only gives access to certain applications?

I would like to give a user in a competing company access to one of our computers via VNC or similar so that he can utilize one specific application. The VNC should function in such a way that if he ...
3
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2answers
864 views

Transfer sound to remote computer

I have been looking for a while, for solution to a certain problem, with limited success. What I wanted to do is to transfer sound TO remote computer, not from remote computer. I'm looking for a ...
10
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1answer
19k views

How can TeamViewer work without modifying firewall/router settings?

All remote desktop software that I know about needs to modify firewall settings and open ports. How can Teamviewer work without modifying them? Does some alternative software exist that can also do ...
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vote
1answer
1k views

Connect to remote desktop via mstsc automatically via username and password

How do I connect to mstsc remote desktop automatically with username and passowrd just like Windows 7 works in Windows XP?
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0answers
458 views

how to tell if somebody has accessed your machine with dameware?

I understand anybody with local admin or domain admin can dameware into your client and see your screen as you are working. Is this true? How can I tell who's recently accessed my machine this way? ...
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3answers
2k views

Remote desktop printer sharing

I have two computers both running Windows 7 Professional x64. One computer has a USB printer connected (Dell V715W) which is working properly. When I create a RDP connection from the PC with the ...
5
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2answers
1k views

Enabling RDP, or installing a VNC server, on Windows 7 from the command line

I've got a remote Win7 box that I can SSH into (via Cygwin). I apparently forgot to turn RDP on before leaving it. I've got wget accessible, but obviously no way of getting to a GUI. Is there a way ...
1
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7answers
2k views

Best Performing Remote Desktop Software for WAN [closed]

I've been tasked with connecting a computer in one of our branches in the midlands to one in south wales. We have been using windows remote desktop but find it too slow. The ADSL on the computer ...