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

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Cloning Hard Drives - Remotely

I have two servers, A and B. I would like to clone server A to B. A is running Linux, and they are both remote, I don't have a physical access to them What is the best way to approach this?
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Remote Installation of msi package over non domain network (windows)

I'm currently trying to audit our large (180+ sites) company and have been given a client to install, which I have both .msi and .exe installers for. The problem is, with about half these sites ...
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linux : accessing another machine

I would like to know if it is possible to access another machine without setting remote control ON on the machine i wish to access. for example, if i try to use the ssh command to access my windows ...
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Reboot Win10 into different boot configuration remotely

Via bcdedit I've configured an additional boot config for Windows 10 (has Hyper-V disabled). I know I can switch between the normal config and my new config using the boot options menu locally, but ...
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Chrome and Firefox not working in RDP session

I have a server and many low end laptops at home. I'm using a single user login (xxx@hotmail.com) to access the server from all laptops using Windows RDP (like the one in this case). I'm using ...
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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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Remote Desktop: PC (2 screens) --> Mac (1 screen)

I have what I believe is a fringe case, but it would be cool to find a solution. I have a Windows machine that I would like to use to connect over my home network to a Mac laptop I have. This I can ...
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Checkpoint VPN Linux command line (CLI) client

Is there an official/third party command line client for the checkpoint vpn for Linux? It seems that there are a few GUI options, but I can't find a client for a headless machine.
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Access IPv6 home server remotely (also from IPv4 networks)

I have an ISP that uses IPv6 and I want to set up a home server running windows server 2012 essentials and access it remotely using the remote web access feature. is this feature capable of IPv6? and ...
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Is there a KVM solution where I can view and control multiple devices on a running computer? [closed]

I am looking for a Keyboard Video Mouse control to control multiple computers. Instead of the traditional way of time multiplexing a real monitor / keyb / mouse, I would like to see all the screens as ...
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Is there any way I can ssh from my machine into windows 8/10 Virtual Machine

I have a gentoo setup as my host on which I have setup virtual box. On virtual box, I have installed windows8 and mac os x. My question is, is any way I can ssh into windows8 vm and mac os x from my ...
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Could not remotely control PC when doing certain stuff

I'm using the newest version of tightvnc, I have no problems accessing some PCs but when i'm trying to install something or change something like registry keys I suddenly can't give any input, mouse ...
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TeamViewer meetings on a LAN connection

I know that we can use TeamViewer on a LAN connection without internet for remote control. I was wondering whether we can use meetings to connect via LANs without internet as well. I tried doing this ...
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Putty freezes at random when logging into a remote machine in another continent

I have to ssh to a remote machine in Europe from Asia every day for my work. But Putty freezes sometimes at totally random times and I have no choice but to close and re-open a new ssh session. It's ...
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Why WinRM service has been stopped when an exe file is moved to remote machine using powershell

Intially the exe has been moved to remote machines using this code $session = New-PSSession -ComputerName $remoteip1 -Credential $cred $contents = [IO.File]::ReadAllBytes($execpath) Invoke-Command ...
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Powershell Start-Process for a remote machine not working

I have a power shell script for moving and executing an .exe file from local machine to remote machine.The file is just getting moved to the remote location but it's not getting started there. This is ...
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How can I find and break connections to my Linux via ssh?

I have root rights on my Linux. I logged in from outside but forgot to disconnect. How can I find and break connections to my Linux via ssh?
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Is there a way to remotely shut down a Windows machine on my home network that doesn't support RDP?

I have an older Dell Dimension desktop, originally running Windows XP, that I had recently upgraded to Windows 8.1. I plan on using it as a media server running Plex, and I can easily move files on to ...
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Reattaching remote servers: no such file or directory in terminal

I'm using the Connect to Server tool to mount a remote drive. I'm able to access this via Terminal at /Volumes/REMOTE. If I unmount and remount the same connection however, my existing terminal ...
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Is there a way to remotely manage and configure iOS and Android devices using with a PC running FOSS?

Remote users are currently provided with either iOS or Android device. From time to time, there is a need to manage or configure these devices remotely e.g. change settings, configure apps such as ...
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VPN connection is using the internet connection of the remote desktop instead of my home internet connection

On my Windows 8.1 desktop at home I connect to a remote desktop outside my home network only to perform the tasks on the remote machine that are not network related (creating/updating/reading files ...
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How to use Windows desktop from a Linux machine on a local network?

I have a computer running Windows 7 with no monitor or keyboard, connected to a local network. I have a few laptops running Linux, also connected to the local network. I want to feel like I'm sitting ...
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Alternate solution for Microsoft Remote Assistance in server 2012 R2

We have a windows server 2012 server with terminal server configured for multi user login. That server is being used as the Thin-client server as well as RDP server which will be accessed by our ...
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How to access a computer with TeamViewer while it's downloading?

I'm working with two computers one is a PC in university and another is a laptop at home. I have installed TeamViewr on both of them to be able to control the PC in university from home. I didn't have ...
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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 ...
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I cannot access my own laptop from my university's computer using Remote Desktop Connection

Both the username and the password are correct. My IPv4 address is 10.220..*. I have also enabled remote access from control panel on my computer. I have open windows firewall for connection. But I ...
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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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How do I connect to a folder on a Remote Computer? (in R)

I have some .csv files in a folder on a remote computer, and I would like to connect to that folder and load the files into R. I have the name of the computer, the userid and password. Is there a ...
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Microsoft Diagnostic Tool via C# remotely

I need an efficient way to execute the Microsoft Diagnostic Tool Troubleshooting Pack via C# on a remote machine. The criteria for the Troubleshooter is: Run elevated (admin). Run silent. Run ...
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How to provide “reverse ssh” to a shell?

Scenario: Many embedded devices (running Linux) out in the fields, behind routers so NAT'd and we can't make connections to them. We need for a support person to be able to initiate a terminal/shell ...
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Remote starting a laptop in a car with sms

I am looking for a solution where a laptop is placed in a car and I want some hardware that enables me to turn on the laptop remotely with sms or similar protocols. What do I need for making this ...
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Extending or Merging root partition remotely

I am currently working remotely on a Ubuntu Server, 14.04 LTS. This is the result of df -h Filesystem Size Used Avail Use% Mounted on /dev/md2 20G 20G 0 100% / udev ...
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How to enable remote access for another account on Mac remotely via SSH?

I have admin rights at a remote Mac computer. I can access it via SSH. The Mac has another user account, which doesn't have remote access. How can I remotely (via SSH) enable remote access for the ...
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FileZilla: Can I run a remote shell command via FileZilla client?

I have a very simple question. Can I run a remote shell command on the server via FileZilla client. For instance can I do a: tar -zxvf myarchive.tar.gz etc... (didn't think it was possible with ...
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How to remotely access IP camera on a closed network with private IP

I would like to see if there is a way to access my new IP camera that I just bought on a network that's connected to the internet through another router, to which I don't have admin access. Here is ...
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Is there any freeware for remote access via web browser?

I have a PC at home which I want to access from a web browser at school. I looked for many software solutions but they had at least one of the following problems: Not free Need to install client ...
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A way to enable remote admin for a specific user

We know that there are generally two ways of enabling performing admin tasks on Windows 7 remotely: Enable the built-in admin account and furnish it with a password, or: Set ...
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Copy all searched files from remote to local

I have mounted remote server location "www.blah.com/tmp" to my local machine at /mount/remote. Now when I do this $ cd /mount/remote then $ find . -name CRASH* -print It prints the respective ...
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Difference in the technology used by the team viewer and chunkvnc

We are using chunkvnc . when we compile the winvnc.exe we get instancesupport.exe and it is given to the customer Which is blocked by the antivirus . After lot of searching we did not find any ...
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Unable to access router admin when using anonymous VPN service

My existing home network setup is as follows; Virgin Media Superhub 2 in modem only mode ASUS RT-N13U working as a switch / wireless AP running DD-WRT firmware version DD-WRT v24-sp2 (08/07/10) std ...
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How to access computer in Teamviewer which is not added. Is this possible?

I have two systems (say Home and Office) in two different locations. Both of these systems have team-viewer installed and logged in with same ID. Now the Office computer is added in the Team-viewer ID ...
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SSH tunneling to non-Apple machine using Back To My Mac

I have little home network with two Macs, Debian-based server and latest AirPort Extreme base station. Unfortunately my IPS uses PAT (double-NAT) and I have no public IP address. On my work machine I ...
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How can login to other TRU64 from Linux?

i want to connect to a TRU64 machine from Linux system same as: "login a client to a windows network how can login from all machine from on that network" now i can connect to a TRU64 machine ...
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Windows remote access without RDP?

Given valid credentials for an existing non-admin user account who is not in the RDP group, is there a way to access this account without RDP? VNC is not an option either. Tools like psexec (in ...
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remexec fails to connect with 10060 error code

I'm trying to execute command via remexec on my VM. VM has own IP address, and it's pinged, and even shared folder is working via IP. But remexec fails: C:\Users\User>remexec 192.168.72.133 -q ...
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How do I identify & fix a defunct MBR entry on a remotely-admin'd Win2008 Server?

My 1&1 Winserver had a disk replaced, and I managed to rebuild the RAID so I have once again two synched disks. The trouble is whenever the server is rebooted it seems to be still trying to boot ...
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My mouse works on remote computer using Autocad but not my keyboard

When using Autocad remotely via Teamviewer, my mouse works on the remote computer but not my keyboard. If I type a command e.g. 'copy', the type doesn't show up on the Autocad window or 'z (enter) e ...
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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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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 ...