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

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SSHFS graceful degradation instead of freeze when connection is lost. Is it possible?

A third-party program will write files to a SSHFS mounted dir. If the internet connection is lost, the third-party program will likely crash (badly), because all programs trying to access such an ...
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Can I set a custom resolution in TeamViewer 8? I need 1600x900, but closest I can get is 1600x1200

The description says it all. Can I set a custom resolution in TeamViewer 8? I need 1600x900, but closest I can get is 1600x1200. My computer is a Win8 while the computer I am connecting with is a ...
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How to remote access using command line to a computer using dynamic IP?

I want to access my other computer (mac osx) which on the other place. The simples solution is maybe like using teamviewer and logmein, but in this case i want to remote using command line /terminal. ...
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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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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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Enumerating and connecting to named pipes

In windows Named pipes are available for IPC (interprocess communication) and are used both locally and remotely, Access to the remote named pipe contained in IPC$ share is done via SMB protocol,How ...
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Cannot SSH to my Server, The connection Hangs

Hello i have setup a home server which I am trying to access remotly. I did this a while back and untill recently I moved homes and ISP. I have port forwarded with my new ISP to be able to access the ...
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When controlling a remote computer in a Lync presentation, my local keyboard layout is ignored

When remoting into a computer using RDP, GoTo Assist, Bomgar, and most other assistance tools the local keyboard layout is properly translated to the remote computer. However, when taking control of a ...
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SSH acting up on mac

I have a problem with a mac remote server I can ping it, but every time i try to ssh to it, it can't find a route to host. After that error i can't ping it for like 5-10 minutes, but then the ping ...
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Is there a fax daemon I can install on a remote machine and use over the internet?

Here's the situation: As a poor student I currently don't have a phone line and so obviously no fax capabilities. However my parents have a phone line and a fax machine (One of those HP combo machines ...
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How would I configure a music server that allows remote management of files?

There are lots of music servers/solutions that take a media player, or an existing music library, and serve it to remote clients. Most of them are read-only: you manage the media files on the server ...
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Parental control identifies unknown users on my PC

I've been using for a while a comprehensive security product for my PC (Kaspersky pure): The parental control pane is now listing three new users that I did not create (it's a home computer and I'm ...
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Create a VPN Reflector to connect from laptop to home network via server in cloud

Is is possible to use a Windows Server 2008 r2 Datacenter edition server in the cloud to route a VPN connection from my laptop via the server so that I can connect to my computers at home without ...
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Can I increase the resolution of a remote connection to my netbook?

I have a Win XP netbook with a busted internal panel, and I'm planning to repurpose it as a home server of sorts. As a first step, I installed TeamViewer (amazing cross-platform client support!) ...
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Remote Desktop Connection Randomly Stopped Connecting to Windows 7 Ultimate x64

I have allowed remote desktop connections on my home machine: Windows 7 x64 Ultimate. Fixed IPV4 set via LAN (in network adapter settings). Router is set to forward port 3389 to my fixed IP ...
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VM Host Windows VNC Client isn't finding VM Guest Linux VNC Server … why?

I have a Debian 6 guest (VirtualBox) sitting on a Windows XP host. In Debian I've configured tightvncserver. In Windows XP I've installed TightVNC client. On Debian I do the following: $ sudo ...
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Remotely shutdown all computers on network running Ubuntu - bash scripting

I'm trying to iterate sudo poweroff through all ip addresses in my network using for loop. All computers in the network have the same password. sshpass -p password ssh $ip sudo poweroff The problem ...
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Could not start PSEXESVC service on Target Machine

I want to run batch file into remote machine and i was using psexec cmd for that but i got error like "The remote procedure call failed." My command is, E:\user>psexec -i -s -d \\192.168.1.41 -u ...
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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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 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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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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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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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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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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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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Error 9: Bad file descriptor when using TeamViewer on Mac OS X?

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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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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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 ...