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

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What key on a Mac corresponds to the @ symbol in Windows in the Mac Terminal

One of my users is using a mac to connect to a Windows remote terminal. When trying to enter email addresses the @ symbol on the mac is typing a " symbol. Which key on the mac will type an @ symbol ...
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Login a generic user via PowerShell

I would like to write a script, which has the purpose to login a generic user to a remote computer. I would like to do this via PowerShell and without any external tools, except any of the ...
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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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Remotedesktop connection “Ubuntu 14.04.2 LTS” displays not a correct GUI(“XRDP”)

I used this tutorial, but my screen looks like this(it does not matter where I scroll. What to do ?
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Virtual Port Forwarding for Device Web Server

I've got a streaming device, where I've set the port for the webserver to let's say 3030 and I configured the router as follows: service name: some service Port range: 3030 IP Address: 192.168.1....
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Closing Iceweasel in fullscreen (R-KIOSK) mode VNC

I have a remote server with XFCE GUI running Iceweasel in full screen and I'd like to close the app via xvnc4viewer. ALT+TAB/ ALT+F4 causes switching/closing apps on my PC. Is there any way to either ...
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Remotely execute command via vagrant ssh

Using vagrant ssh I'm able to ssh into VM(ubuntu). But once I ssh into VM, I want to go to a directory on VM's Desktop and execute a command. In short, I want to achieve the following: a) ssh into VM ...
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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 http://...
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Show keys pressed in custom console

I have a custom client that connects to remote Ubuntu via websocket and runs bash there. But keys like Del, Arrows etc. don't work. How can I output what is being received on the server side? None of ...
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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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How to allow other computers from outside my network to access my virtual web server?

I am working on a project with other people, and we are using my computer as server, we use subversion as a control version, and the repository resides in my computer, we don't want to use any other ...
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How to get a list of users who has logged on to a remote computer?

I'm using a remote computer with admin rights. But looks like that someone has logged on this remote computer while I'm not logged and disturbed my running work. Question: How to know who has logged ...
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Detect My Second Account [closed]

Let's say I was banned from a website, and I want to create a new account and use it without the 2 accounts being linked. Different Browser Is Used. IP is different. Java + Flash disabled. Different ...
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xpra windows client key auth

I'm trying to get off x2go since it become buggy. Having not found any reasonable alternative I decided to go with xpra. How do I enable key authentication in xpra windows client? There seems to be ...
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Given a Debian-based OS, If the OS image becomes corrupted, how can it reinstall over the network remotely [duplicate]

We have a raspberry pi system that needs to be able to remotely re-image itself, if the image becomes corrupted or on demand. How do I go about doing this? Also, how do I setup a pi that wasn't ...
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Vinagre host key?

Does vinagre (Remote Desktop Viewer) has host key, usually it is "Right Ctrl"? This is helpful to switch between remote keyboard shortcuts and host keyboard shortcuts. I use this program frequently ...
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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 I'...
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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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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 ...