Using something remotely or remoting into it means using it when one is not at the same location as what one is using. A common example is opening files on another computer, or controlling a computer different from the one that the user is physically using.

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Remote access users with passwords with active directory

We are changing our active directory policy for our users to finally have passwords. Which is good because they don't have any passwords yet. But with passwords there arises a problem with remote ...
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Cant access my device via SSH over internet

im running sshdroid server on my android device at port 22 and i get this while i use my pc to connect to it via ssh (LAN) root@kali:~# ssh -l root 100.107.219.116 The authenticity of host ...
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Connect monitor over network

I'm developing right now an application which requires me to keep an eye on lots of windows at the same time. I have a WUXGA monitor, with an old SXGA monitor by its side, and its simply not enough ...
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How to execute local binaries remotely in Linux?

How can I run a program / binary that is local to my machine on a remote computer? Take a local perl script, for example. What I am trying to do is to send this to the remote computer and then invoke ...
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Can I find a log of my remote log ins to my work computer? [duplicate]

I am wondering if I can find out when I was logged into remotely from home to my computer at work. Windows 7 Pro and RDP for the remote software.
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Strange errors converting video with VLC remotely on Kali Linux

I'm using Putty to connect to my Kali Linux machine remotely. I have an mp4 that I would like to convert to mp3 via command line: cvlc "temp/5b531984164ae64008f644e3236bb09d/" ...
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bandwith issue with remote gaming in local network

The question is similar but not identical to this one. I've got a powerful gaming PC, which is a little noisy. While playing competetive FPS and such, this isn't much of a problem due my headphones ...
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Set up an Airport Express to use the same DHCP space as my router?

I have the following network setup: Netgear <--> Netgear HDX111 <--> Apple Airport Express router (ethernet over power) (192.168.0.1) ...
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Change resolution without being able to see desktop

I am traveling. I use Splashtop to connect to my home PC. I changed the resolution and now my screen looks like an old NES game with a dusty cartridge or a scrambled cable channel. I can run ...
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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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Login to OS X Server User Account from Local Computer

I have OS X Server installed on a mac mini. I've created several User accounts, one of which is Account Name: Bob Password: abc123 From the Mac Mini's login screen I can choose "Server" (main ...
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Is it normal for a computer to have a long list of things running in Event Trace Sessions when it comes back from repair?

I sent my Windows 8.1 laptop to the manufacturer for repair and it came back with this list of items running in the Event Trace Sessions: Circular Kernel Context Logger AITEventLog Audio Muroc ...
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Remote PowerShell, which machine is making the incoming connection?

I'm trying to identify the connecting machine within a remote PowerShell session. The reason is so a script can behave differently depending on which machine is connecting. Get-PSSession doesn't ...
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How to shut down a Windows 8.1 Pro computer in remote session?

When you right click the Windows 8.1 "start" button, you get some options to quickly perform common tasks, e.g. to shut down, reboot, or put the computer to sleep. But when you're using the computer ...
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faster way to mount a remote file system than sshfs?

I have been using sshfs to work remotely, but it is really slow and annoying, particularly when I use eclipse on it. Is there any faster way to mount the remote file system locally? My no.1 priority ...
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Connect to FTP server over SSH on FileZilla

I would like to use FileZilla to connect to an FTP server that is accessible via a remote server. Home --> Remote Server --> FTP The remote server is accessible via SSH (authentication required). ...
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How do I remotely fix a malware-infected Windows XP PC?

Someone I know has got their Windows XP PC infected with malware. Are there any tools I can use to disinfect the PC remotely? It would have to be a boot CD because XP is completely hosed.
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Can I find the session ID for a user logged on to another machine?

I want to open an application on another computer on the same network via the command line. The scenario here is that the user is in a room surrounded by about 20 computers and wants to be able to ...
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Connect to a PPTP Server with my Router

Here is the following scenario: [ NETWORK 1 ] [ World Wide Web ] [ Network 2] [PC1] -> ROUTER1 -> MODEM1 <- ISP WWW ISP -> MODEM2 -> ROUTER2 -> ...
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How do I Log on as Administrator using Remote Desktop?

As title says.. How do I logon as Administrator using remote desktop.. I have a laptop and 3 Dekstop PC's all running windows 7 etc.. I can create accounts on my Desktops and connect to them via ...
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Using ubuntu from a mac (alternatives to X11 forwarding + XQuartz?)

What would you say is the latest/preferred way to connect from a mac to a linux box? At the moment I am using X11 forwarding over a dedicated ethernet connection plus NFS shared folders. My ...
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How to find logs of Remote Management and Remote Login on my Mac?

Today I was going to share my WiFi internet connection, when I realized I had the Remote Management sharing turned on, on my Mac, giving all privileges to all users including Guests. I thought it was ...
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ssh and cd into current directory

When I ssh into mycomputer from logincomputer, I would like to automatically cd into the current directory (the one from which the ssh command was executed) on mycomputer. In particular: > cd ...
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Starting a Program with Powershell Remoting

Using Windows Powershell, this opens notepad. notepad.exe But this, which is meant to remote into a virtual machine and open notepad there, does not. Instead, the process starts but the GUI is ...
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Remote access share in psexec

Remoting into remote computer with: psexec \\computername cmd -u -p -s Then I try to run pushd \\uncpath in order to setup temp drive letter to run program from unc path on remote computer. I get: ...
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Powershell Enter-PSSession use current credential

I want to use Windows Powershell to start up a VirtualBox VM and then Enter-PSSession to manage the machine on an automated nightly system, which means I will be asleep when this is happening and not ...
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Manually remote into a computer to assist a local user?

Is there a way to manually remote into someone's computer to control their computer in the below scenario? For example, from time to time I have family/friends overseas asking for help with a ...
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Make a remote printer available as a local printer - Google Cloud Print or Remote Printing without Dialogue box

I want to send a print job to a remote printer in an office in another city. I can achieve this using Google Cloud Print. However, every time I print I have to select my printer from the Google Cloud ...
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how do i access local file shares from a remote computer?

How do I access local window shares on a remote computer using Windows 7? I've tried Dropbox and Teamviewer but they don't help other than to access the remote desktop. I want to be able to access the ...
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µTorrent Remote no longer works after adding a Proxy Server

My µTorrent downloads work just fine after adding my Proxy.sh proxy settings, but µTorrent Remote (to access my torrent queue remotely) no longer works. The settings says µTorrent Remote can't ...
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Accessing files in Windows Explorer on a remote device [closed]

I'm going to try to keep this generic so that other users facing similar circumstances can learn from this, but it's definitely a problem I haven't found a straight-forward answer to online yet. I'm ...
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“Unable to decrypt password” popup in Remote Desktop Connection Manager

I am using Remote Desktop Connection Manager 2.2 and every time I click on properties on a VM of mine, I get a popup window: unable to decrypt password How can I make this popup go away?
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Mysql remote server with rights to WMI

I just fixed and got my MySQL running on my computer on port forwarded with all the grants. However, when I am enabling remote server Windows asks for user login information for WMI I need to enter ...
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Apple Remote for Mid 2011 iMac 27"

Can the Apple TV remote A1294 or the Apple Infrared Remote A1156 control the sound volume on an iMac Mid-2011 27" while watching an in-browser video (e.g. YouTube/Netflix) or does it work only with ...
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Execute local commands from remote server using Xshell.

I usually use Xshell on windows to access my Linux server. Every time when I want to copy a PDF file from Linux, I need use sz file.pdf to copy the file, then locate and open the file on Windows. How ...
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How to find username on remote computer?

I have the IP addresses of some computers on my network. Is there any command line tool like PsExec, which can take the IP Address as input and find out the username of the currently logged in user? I ...
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Sending keystrokes to an application with a file as the source

I've had numerous times that I've needed to transfer a batch file or other text to a remote computer (not on the same network) that doesn't support copy/paste or have a "chat"/file transfer feature ...
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VirtualBox OSE: Install Guest OS On Headless Host Via VNC?

I've remotely installed VirtualBox OSE on my Gentoo box at home. I have everything set up and ready for the OS. However all the documentation I've read seems to say that you can only use the PUEL ...
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How to connect remote machine using CLI

I want to connect one of my Windows/Linux machines remotely via CLI(command-line interface). I can login into the remote machine with team viewer(GUI). Is there any software that help me to create a ...
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Remote accessible shared folder with file locking

i'm trying to create an remote accessible shared folder with file locking for our offices. I've purchased an external 1TB hard drive for storage, and so far i've tried: 1) Simple FTP server, can be ...
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Path too long when deleting from powershell on remote computer

What is the easiest way to delete the file on remote computer with powershell if name longer than 260 chars? I have the following code but I am hitting 260 chars limit. $s = New-PSSession ...
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Remote Computer with no IP [duplicate]

I have a remote Windows 2012R2 server that runs a lot of important stuff. I, stupidly, accidentally, did an ipconfig /release on that server from the other side of the continent. Now that server no ...
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Allow a Remote User to Use Intranet Browser Only

Here is my setup: Static IP assigned to a home UVerse router. I have a Windows 7 Professional based web server running which is accessible from outside. And so is a Remote Desktop port--accessible ...
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How do i exit a remote terminal connection?

I accidentally connect to a remote terminal called ruby 2.2.1 and now even after trying to quite and exit and logout overtime i open terminal it appears as [~] ruby 2.2.1$. How can i coerce it go ...
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Backup WD My Cloud outside local network

Is there any way, easy or hard, to keep my WD My Cloud NAS backed up from a remote network? I understand that the built-in Safepoints function only works locally, right? All I want is a hard drive on ...
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“SSH server” in Windows?

I have some command-line commands to execute on a Windows machine. The programs I need to run are only available on Windows. Is there a way to easily to do something like I would do with SSH? ...
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log off/restart to apply changes

I get a message that I have to log off in order to apply some changes I did at Windows 7 (to which I am remotely connected), can I restart it instead? because I put automatic login at startup ...
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Reverse Proxy or other solution for IoT remote access

For my home security/automation installation business, I am trying to develop a solution for providing remote access to "internet of things" or "smart" devices. Basically, we have these smart devices ...
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How does IPv6 and Windows Remote Desktop work?

Say I have a Windows Server KVM with only an IPv6 IP. Do I have to configure anything specifically for the IPv6 address? And when I want to connect to the server via remote desktop connect, would I ...
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how to mount local directory to remote like sshfs?

I know sshfs is used to mount remote directory to local, but I need to mount local directory to remote fs. I would like to mount a local folder such as: /home/username/project_directory onto a ...