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Can't map drive in Windows 7

I have seven computers with Windows 7 Professional, three computers having problems. When you want to make drive C or D (Windows 7 Professional edition clients) become mapped network drives for a ...
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Remotely Controlling Picture Slideshows From One Central Location to Thirty Remote Locations

I work for a company that has 30 convenience store locations and we're looking to have display screens in all the stores that play the same content. We want to be able to remotely control the content ...
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How to make remote connection (ssh tunnel) with putty/ssh?

I am trying to make a tunnel between a server and laptop with Putty. The problem is, since the laptop has no public IP adress, I have to make a reverse connection. But I really dont know how to do ...
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How to retrieve the serial number of my NAS?

I need to retrieve the serial number of a NAS. From another PC, I wrote: wmic /node:x.y.z.k bios get serialnumber but I get this message: ERROR: Code = 0x800706ba Description = The RPC server is ...
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Performance of a remote connection to a Mac mini from a PC? [closed]

I want to remote into a Mac Mini (4 GB RAM) from a PC and wanted to know how slow is it and is it fast enough to do iOS development?
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Mapped network drive not connecting

I have a mapped network drive which maps to a shared folder on a VPS. Whenever I connect to the mapped drive from most locations I don't have any problems. However, when I try to connect at work I get ...
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Connecting to a remote Windows machine [closed]

I was given a remote machine address along with a username and password. But I cannot connect via Remote Desktop, nor after pasting the address into the address bar of Explorer. All I know about ...
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Remote connect to Windows 7 home Pre for IIS7.0

I have two machines at home, both Windows 7 Home Premium, and one of them is IIS enabled. I want the other machine to connect to that IIS remotely, is that possible? If so, what tools will I need?
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Problem with remote connection to my sql server 2008 R2

I wanted to use my PC as SQL Server and connect to it from my notebook but I can't connect to it via public IP adress. Later i will need to create connection string to my c# application but for now ...
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Remote Access Tool stops working after reformatting Windows

I use a Remote Access Tool to use my PC when I'm not at home. After reformatting a couple nights ago, It's been weird. After reformatting I have opened the Remote Tool before doing anything else and ...
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Cisco VPN Client Error 51 - setting up network interface

I'm working on a mac and recently downloaded the Cisco VPN Client from my company's internal site and when I try to open the application, the icon shows up in my dock and I get an error message ...
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Playing sound remotely through ssh connection

Scenario. I am sitting on a laptop at my work station (windows with putty). My target is sitting in another room with his own ubuntu laptop with his own user. I want to use the mpg321 program to play ...
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How to setup an RDC?

I have 2 PCs in my home, one desktop and one laptop. Now I need to setup a remote desktop connection between them. How is it possible?
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How to connect to an Ubuntu VirtualBox virtual machine?

I have installed Ubuntu 10.10 x64 as a guest OS in one of my virtual machines. My host OS is Windows 7 x64. I would like to connect to the Ubuntu server instance using a client program or even a ...
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Allowing Remote Connection in IIS on Windows 7

I'm trying to give access to a website in IIS on my Win 7 machine to another person on my network. He's unable to access it. I was wondering if perhaps it was because IIS isn't configured to allow ...
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Remote desktop session and system logoff problem

If I close the remote desktop session (RDP), my system getting logoff automatically. Some times I have seen "session has been idle over its time limit. logoff will start in 2 minutes. press any key ...
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Running a remote syslog server

I have a Mac dev machine configured to forward certain syslog entries to a remote syslog host. It's configured to forward them to my Ubuntu server. The Ubuntu server currently has rsyslog installed ...
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How can I set environment variables for a remote rsync process?

When I use rsync to copy files from one computer to another, an rsync process is started on both ends. However, on the remote end, shell initialization files are apparently not read, so I cannot set ...
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Why do some Windows application installers attempt outbound TCP connections?

In the last few years I've noticed that a growing number of Windows application installers attempt to make outbound connections on port 80 immediately upon running the installer. My firewall alerts me ...
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Allowing VNC connections into Linux Mint

Do any programs need to be installed that aren't included in the default install of Linux Mint in order for it to allow VNC connections?
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Can't remote to MySQL with MySQL Workbench

I feel pretty dumb, not sure what I managed to do but I can't log into one database (I have two databases in VM boxes), the website it runs works fine, it works fine with local connections (ie, ...
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remote connection from Linux to Vista

hey guys, I wanna use my windows desktop on Linux RedHat, I installed RDesktop on my linux,and set remote connections on windows Vista,but it doesn't work. I tried remote connection between my linux ...
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SSH doesn't work in my LAN ! [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: SSH doesn’t work on Ubuntu I am trying to connect to my webserver via ssh but I can't. When I insert the password nothing happens . This is what I see: # ssh ...
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Remotely run script on Unix, get output locally?

I need to run a (Tcl, or whatever) script on a remote Unix machine, from a (local) Windows command shell, and I want the stdout/stderr of the script to show up in the Windows CLI. The exit code would ...
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Remote Desktop assistance

Here is my current scenario: I have two PCs at different locations connected to same ISP. Note on both sides same configuration software / hardware ISP has provided me a device which is connected ...
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How can we determine who, if anyone, is logged into a Windows Server 2008 server?

We are running multiple (currently four) virtual Windows Server 2008 servers. In order to shut down those servers from a central point, we would like to know if all remote sessions to those machines ...
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Accesing Mac OS X from Windows: Slow, and not multi-user?

Just a quick question, although I fear I know the answer. I've just got myself a new Mac mini for my living room-TV. Being a newcomer to the "Mac experience", I just assumed a mature, Unix-based OS ...
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Copy file from remote UNIX terminal to local system

I use putty on Vista to connect to remote UNIX shell. But I want to copy files from that remote server to my local Vista system. How to do that??
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Copy file from remote server terminal to local system

I use putty on Vista to connect to remote UNIX shell. But I want to copy files from that remote server to my local Vista system. How to do that??
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Change terminal colors when connecting to remote server, Linux

I have a habit of changing the terminal background to another color scheme when connected to a remote server. This prevents lots of theoretical, unfortunate mishaps. Is there a way to change the ...