Accessing or controlling a computer that you are not physically in front of.

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If my taskbar turns to a light blue color, does that mean I've been hacked?

I've noticed this happen at night randomly. My Windows 7 taskbar at the bottom of my personal laptop turns light blue for a bit, then after a while it goes back to its normal color. At my company when ...
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RDP into Fedora 20 as non-root user

I want to enable RDP on a server running Fedora 20. The server however does not come with either rdesktop, xrdp or vino installed. I was wondering if it is possible to accomplish this task as non-root ...
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How to Find User Name and IP address of users Logged on a Remote System

How can I find user name(of the local machine) of the last logged on user on a remote system. Is there any command or script we can use? I am able to capture IP address of the local machine of the ...
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Remote Desktop PC over LAN through a web browser

My laptop runs Windows 7 Ultimate. This morning I found out my laptop's screen was damaged and my office work was hindered considerably. I can only get the screen replaced after a few days and things ...
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Remote desktop connection

Is it possible to establish a remote desktop connection to a computer and then have the computer running, and performing the tasks it was set up to do without having an active computer connected to ...
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can more than 2 users connect Remotely using Remote Desktop connection in Windows server 2008 R2

can more than 2 users connect at same time using Remote Desktop connection (RDC) in Windows server 2008? If yes, please guide me.
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Creation of a remote desktop connection file (RDP) with password embedded in it

I need to connect to several RDP's and switch between them quite frequently. Therefore I was wondering how to save all my RDP's along with the password, so that I could just click them to open the ...
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Execute local script requiring arguments on Linux via plink

Is it possible to execute (from windows) a local script with arguments on a remote linux system? Here's what I got: plink 1.2.3.4 -l root -pw mypassword -m hello.sh Is there a way to do this ...
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“Access Denied” when accessing a web site

I am using Windows Vista IE9. I live outside the US, if it matters. Recently, I have problem accessing www.cvs.com. I always get the message, Access Denied You don't have permission to access ...
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How do you turn off remote access to WAMP server

so I clicked on the Put Online button to allow remote share but now I want to disable that feature help would be very much so appreciated.
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why remote powershell session dose not need password

why remote PowerShell session dose not need username and password? this is very terrible because I feel anybody can connect remotely to my server. I use negotiate authentication method and server ...
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TeamViewer Unattended Access without Monitor

I'm trying to manage some computers on my LAN. I don't have a windows pro version to get to other machines. If I don't have a monitor plugged in to the computers I want to manage, will remote support ...
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Remote Management address different from Computer Name

We are an educational institution with managed computers using a management server. Our computers are bound to an AD server as well for LDAP. The issue we are having is the remote management addresses ...
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Turn on computer from motherboard

I have a computer with asus p8z77-v lx motherboard and zalman z9 plus miditower. The power on and reset buttons doesn't work (control panel cables are broken). Also on pc there are no installed ...
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Boot Micro PC remotely via WiFi

I have a Micro PC (Intel Atom Bay Trail T-CR Z3735F) and I'm trying to figure out if it is possible to wake it up remotely, whether through network (WoWLAN, PXE or so) or through some AC Power Failure ...
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SSH to access remote screen without X

I need to access a remote computer (which is attached to a screen), using SSH - the problem is that the programs I start via SSH need to be shown on the remote screen (tail, htop, slurm, ...) The ...
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Can't ping from my office to my home PC

Usually, I used TeamViewer to control my home PC and my office iMac both ways. But TeamViewer doesn't work sometimes. In this case, from my home PC to my office iMac, I used UltraVnc (on home PC) to ...
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Disable Fortitoken on a Fortigate Firewall

I made an error while configuring my admin account on the FortiGate 60d and enabled forti token for 2 step authentication. Thing is I enabled the wrong token and I do not have that device with me. Now ...
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Looking for Android app for Remote Control PC (Windows) [closed]

Requirements: 1) Working through Local Network (preferably). I need this for fast connect to my PC. Apps like TeamViewer or Google Remote Desktop has to long connect to my PC (probably because of ...
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Permission denied (publickey,password)

I am trying to connect to local ip via SSH from terminal. Command is ssh -v user@192.168.0.2 But it is not connecting. Keeps giving me the error "Permission denied (publickey,password)." I have ...
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I can't access my DVR remotely

I installed HKVision security cameras some time back. I formatted my computer a week later. Before formatting, I had port forwarded the DVR I.P address, so I could access the live feed and recorded ...
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Disable Internet access my router's UI [closed]

My admin interface can be accessed by anyone on the Internet. This is a security risk. That is, this remote management service is to be disabled. So how can I disable this Remote access. My router ...
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Monitor/Manage Remote Site

I'm not sure if this is the right community for this question, but if not please let me know and I'll move the question. We have some AIS equipment and converters at a remote tower site. The site ...
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Log off a disconnected user remotely

How do I log a disconnected user off remotely? For example, I remotely connect to a computer (with Dameware, if that matters) and run a command that takes a significant amount of time to complete. In ...
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Remotely accessing OSX machine behind firewall

I need some way to remotely access an OSX machine that sits behind a remote firewall (if it weren't for the firewall thing I could just ssh into it, but I have no control over the remote firewall to ...
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Can I use RDP while still having the computer logged in?

Whenver I use remote desktop connection on my other computer, it logs that computer out so that I can control it. Is it possible to use remote desktop connection while still having the computer that ...
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Remote Desktop access from ubuntu login screen

I am new to ubuntu and i have a never before seen situation and didn't find any solution yet, The issue is, I have a sepate network for my internal devloper team, they works on ubuntu platform, ...
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Accessing Linux terminal via team viewer

I can access to a remote CentOS machine using TeamViewer. However, I only need access to the terminal similar to Putty. Is there any way to access only terminal only? Generally, my main concern is ...
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Intel AMT KVM: Accessing Multiple Servers Behind One Public IP Address

I have to host multiple servers in a collocation center which is distant over 250 km. I need to have as good remote control over the servers as possible. In other words, I need to be able to access ...
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Windows VPN error: Access to the specified file handle have been revoked

I created a VPN server on Windows Server 2012 R2 using Windows Remote Access. Then I try to connect to it from Windows 10 Technical Preview, but after I press connect I get an "Access to the specified ...
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Remotely turning on or rebooting a frozen computer

I use a remote desktop program (usually Microsoft's Remote Desktop) to connect to a Windows machine everyday. The remote computer has a fixed IP address, and if the computer is on and responsive, I ...
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Remote File Access [closed]

I'm looking for a feasible solution for remote file access. I want to be able to access my files stored on my HomeServer using any web browser. Also, if possible I want to be able to mount the drives ...
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Apache Tomcat 7 write on remote directory Windows

I have a Jee web application running on Apache Tomcat that need to write some file on a remote machine in the local network. The problem is that by default the Apache tomcat service on Windows runs ...
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Remote SSH access doesn't work when OpenVPN client is enabled on DD-WRT

I have a DD-WRT router which I would like access remotely via SSH. The DD-WRT is behind an ADSL router which has port forwarding for port 22 enabled, DD-WRT SSH access and service are set to port 22, ...
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How do I kill processes on a remote server via IIS webpage?

I have a remote server running various processes. On the remote server I have setup an IIS website. I use the website to publish information about the processes running on the remote machine. From ...
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Can't send key combinations with TeamViewer from Mac OS X to another Mac OS X

For some reason I can't send key combinations from my MacBook to my Mac Pro. I tried from a PC and it works, only from my MacBook seems to fail. Does anyone have any idea what the hell it's going on? ...
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TeamViewer Mac OS X Errors

I have been trying to deal with problems with TeamViewer on my Late 2014 Mac Mini for the past few months, and I don't think I'm getting anywhere with the tech support. TeamViewer won't even launch ...
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How to access webpage running on remote server?

I have an instance of Ubuntu 14.04 LTS running on Google compute engine. I installed Cloudera manager on the instance and it is running administration web pages on localhost:7180. I am using port ...
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Run appcmd.exe list wps as a RemoteApp

We have just switched to using RDWeb to host remote applications. I am trying to make a batch script which will open a command prompt and run a program, displaying the output to the user. It would ...
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Behind ISP NAT Firewall - Need to remotely monitor CCTV's

Here's my situation: I have a DVR which is capable of allowing me to remotely view my shop CCTV's over IP.However, I'm behind the ISP's NAT firwall and have no ability to open ports on the router, so ...
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No Machine: physical device forwarding

Is there anyway on No Machine to allow the server machine to have access to client devices, such as the webcam and wireless card of the viewing machine? I can only find the reverse process online. ...
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Is it possible to provide a view-only remote access for non-administrative user in win 2008 r2?

I have a Windows 2008 R2 Server. It has a user named "buildit". How can i provide a view-only Remote Desktop kinda access to "buildit" user? Please do note that i wont have a active session open for ...
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SonicWall firewall setting up RDP

I want to setup an RDP connection from the outside into my network I have a SonicWall NSA 220 what is the process involved? How secure is this option? are their other options available to this device ...
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What is the fastest way to send a file from client PC to a remote machine? [closed]

I tried to use SSH and FTP to send the file, but it was really slow (of course it depends also to the connection quality, but I think that my connection can provide better performance with another ...
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How to access a computer remotely?

I am a beginner in terms of my computer knowledge. Recently I have been finding the need to log onto my girlfriend’s computer and was wondering if there were any good methods. Just to be clear—it is ...
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How does Chrome Remote Desktop manage the remote screen? Can this behaviour be altered?

Does Chrome Remote Desktop keep the remote screen off/locked, or will it show the active remote session? Is there any way this behaviour can be altered?
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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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How can I enable multiple users login at a time in remote system?

Recently we bought dedicated server with Windows Server 2012 Standard.It's allowing 2 people at a time.So I want to allow more people at a time. How can I do this?
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Mouse works erratically/intermittently over remote SSH

I work remotely sometimes. I’ll use Vim inside a Screen session, over SSH. I use the mouse in Vim. Sometimes the mouse breaks. One of these things happens: Random characters get inserted into my ...
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An attempt to scp a file I can read returns the error, “No such file or directory”

I'm trying to scp (secure copy) a file from a remote server to my local machine. The command I am using is this: scp user@server:/path/to/source/file.gz /path/to/destination But the error I get is ...