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Questions tagged [remote]

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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How to control screen remotely after restart of remote computer [on hold]

I want to solve how get full control screen on remote computer after shutdown/ restart, etc. We have a television in coffee with little computer with win10 very high so I want to control it remotely. ...
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Full Linux system restore into live remote VM

Is it possible to do a full system restore into a remote Linux VM live? Say the remote system was boot up as Ubuntu 15.04, then I restore a Ubuntu 18.04 full system to it, while the Ubuntu 15.04 is ...
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Hyper-V VM fail with at end of iSCSI boot

I have a Hyper-V VM (generation 1) booting from iSCSI The OS in the iSCSI target is Windows 10 it loads almost all of the of the system and fails at end with "INACCESSIBLE_BOOT_DEVICE" error try ...
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How can I use the linux terminal to access another file system on a network?

Suppose there are several computers networked together. I'd like to know how to use the command prompt in linux to remotely access the file system of another computer. Is this possible? Thanks!
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remote ssh tcpdump command, through a gateway, to be opened, in realtime, in Wireshark, on local machine

I (Host A - Windows based using plink) am trying to connect to a remote linux server (Host C), through a gateway linux server (Host B), and run this tcpdump on Host C to be piped all the way back to ...
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Use mosh with a remote Vagrant box without a public network

At work, I have a powerful machine running Debian Linux, but, unfortunately, I don't have admin rights on this machine so it's painful to update or install packages, among other things. Nonetheless, I ...
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Integrate AD with RHEL

Is there any way that RHEL can be integrated with the Active Directory. Currently running the below from the Powershell ISE with RemoteAdmin Tools installed on windows. Get-ADUser -Server AD.com -...
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Accessing remotely extender attached to router

When I'm accessing locally my office network, the router is http://192.168.1.1/. I can then login, discover the extender's IP, something like 192.168.1.xx and connect to the admin interface of the ...
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Remotely logging a user into the console session?

I'm looking to remotely (preferably through PowerShell, but anything will do) log in a given user to the console session in Windows 10, ie, as if the user was sat at the computer and typed in their ...
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How to forward traffic from a Remote Desktop to my local machine?

I have a web application running on 192.168.48.16:8081 and want remote debug it from my local machine. I can connect to the 192.168.48.16 via Remote Desktop. How can I forward all the traffic on 192....
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Absolute or relative path to a connected LAN computer for code to save file automatically on the LAN Computer

I have a mac mini and an old mac that are connected via ethernet cable. From my mac mini, I can ssh into the old mac in the terminal using ssh username. I have a python code in my mac mini that ...
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Connecting to virtual box remote display

To connect to virtual box remote display, does the computer that I want to connect from and the host be on the same network. Also, does it work wirelessly
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How to run an exe on remote machine using cmd?

If I want to copy a file on a remote server, I use the following command in cmd: xcopy \\source_file server_ip\path_to_where_the_file_should_go\file.exe The command above works and now I want to run ...
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Run a program on the web

This is a dumb question. Let's say there is a file called ethical.exe on "www.redhatpride.tk/secretfiles/" I'm running a regular Windows 10 PC. Using win+R (run) (or if we can't, cmd) , is there a ...
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How to remote login a user on windows 7 computer? (Not RDP)

Sometimes i need to login about 30 computers (windows 7). I used vnc to connect each computer and type the username and password to login. Wondering is there a way to use command line control those ...
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transfer files between remote servers with lftp

I would like to transfer file to a remote server. I am having some problem with sftp as the flag in put -r is not supported. After some research I have found that lftp may solve my problem. Hence I ...
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Do files copied on a mounted remote server from a shell script have to pass over the network to my computer?

I have access to a remote file-storage server at my work (through a VPN if that matters). I connected to the server, and ran a shell script on my mac at home to copy large files from one location on ...
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ESXI 6.5 copy paste - remote guest

I am connected to my remote ESXI server via Workstation 14. From this remote connection I have a console window open for VM test. The issue is I cannot copy and paste from my local system(Windows 10) ...
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Adding shared usb printer to Windows RDS

We have some office rooms with 1 Windows PC with usb connected printer (no ethernet ports on printer) and 5 "thin clients" raspberry pi with linux distros on them with a single purpose - connecting to ...
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How to access Linux Machine sitting behind a NAT, having no GUI?

One of my Debian Boxes has no GUI. How to connect to it via command line from outside (like AnyDesk, Teamviewer etc...)? I can use SCP & SSH to access this machine while I am inside office ...
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Adjusting the audio volume of a remote pc

I have an Intel NUC running Windows 10 that is connected to my home cinema speakers which I use to listen to Spotify. While I can change the volume of Spotify remotely using Spotify Connect, ...
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what to do when vs-code remote C++ debugging asks to set gnutarget format-name

I am on to debugging remote C++ program running on raspberry pi on ubuntu. I have followed https://medium.com/@spe_/debugging-c-c-programs-remotely-using-visual-studio-code-and-gdbserver-559d3434fb78. ...
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rsync remote to local only files older than certain time

I want to rsync from a remote to local files that are older (or newer) than a certain time. I've seen answers that say find /src/path -mtime -1 | rsync ... but that only work if the dir is seen ...
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Wanting Chrome Remote Desktop to stay connected when program closed

I have been using Chrome Remote Desktop for a few years, everything worked fine, then suddenly it only works when the program is opened on the host computer meaning this window is open: This never ...
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Download and execute a file hosted on a remote server?

Is it possible to download and execute a file hosted on a remote server using a .vbs script? My below attempt doesn't seem to work. Dim objShell Set objShell = WScript.CreateObject( "WScript.Shell" ) ...
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Batch File: Output of IF and ELSE Statements Are Reversed Within Menu Script

THE PROBLEM: When the If (goto) statement equals "Microsoft Windows 7 Professional", it's going to the else statement, not the if statement. When the first goto statement is chosen, the second goto ...
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How to see New Computers Antivirus Installed on Eset Remote Administrator Console

WE have Eset Remote Administrator Console with ERA server. I can see all the eset AV installed computers on the console. However i dont see new computers that have new installation of eset endpoint ...
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Can a remote location on a server be the default download directory?

Motivated from this question, I have a question in general : Can a remote location on a server be the default download directory ? If that's possible how one should proceed in order to achieve that ?...
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PowerShell command output truncates decimal of float values

I am using the following command to check space on remote server: Get-WmiObject -Class win32_logicalDisk -ComputerName computer-name | Select Name,@{n="Free";e={[math]::trun cate($_.freespace / 1GB)}}...
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Check if other users are running commands on a PC

I know you can run commands like tasklist and taskkill etc on remote computers. My question is, can you find out if someone has ran one of these commands on your computer. My reason for asking is ...
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Allow non-admins to reboot remote computer

Description of Problem We have some kiosks (running Windows 7) at some of our stores that have software on them that error out occasionally. The fix is to simply reboot these kiosks and they work ...
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Get idle time of user

Is there a way in Windows remotely of getting: users logon time locked time (WIN + L) inactive time - IE no keypresses/Mouse movement I've tried using quser but this only works if the account is ...
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remote assistance not available on windows 10 home

I am trying to connect from my home PC to my mother-in-laws laptop. After a few days of trying she saw on her PC that it said remote desktop was not available in her version of windows 10. How can ...
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Run chrome with GUI on linux machine

I would like to install and run chrome on linux machine. In addition, I would like to connect to the chrome instance remotely using my PC/Mac and control the browser with the GUI. Is this possible? ...
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Allow USB device access from SSH session

I am trying to set up a RaspberryPI 3 connected to a Canon EOS 350D (Rebel TX for American friends) for a timelapse using gphoto2. Everything works perfectly locally (monitor and keyboard connected ...
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Can I remote into my machine from a VM that's running on my machine?

What would happen if I started a VM on my machine and remoted into my machine from the VM? I haven't tried this, because I'm scared of breaking the universe.
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Run a remote script on a local file via SSH

I have a remote machine with a Linux binary that accepts a number of arguments and a text file. The output of a program is written to stdout that I always write to a text file. I found myself copying ...
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RPi as representation (proxy) of a remote server

I have a server running at an offsite location (commercially hosted); it has a public IP. It runs software which requires its clients to be in the same local network. However, all the clients, which ...
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QuickBooks Mac remote

I am a bookkeeper and I have a customer who has QuickBooks Mac while I have Quickbooks Windows. She wants me to log on to her Mac computer and do her bookkeeping remotely. Is there a way she can share ...
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Amazon (AWS) zagent is it a malware / remote? [closed]

i ran netstat command and found some amazon tcp connections that i don't know zagent1644.h-cdn.com 142.44.212.29 zagent1642.h-cdn.com 145.239.8.193 zagent859.h-cdn.com 217.182.138.56 zagent1678.h-...
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Supermicro IPMI - Can not find a valid IPMI device

I am setting up my second server and don't have room for extra HID devices (keyb, monitor, mouse), so I go learn IPMI. Simple, right? I can connect via web interface and via IPMI Viewer, I have the ...
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ssh server alternative for remote terminal e.g like putty work

As per my knowledge, putty is the best solution for the remote terminal but we need run the ssh server on Linux. In my case, I want to take Linux remote terminal on Windows machine but do not want to ...
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Install pecl extension on a remote server

Am trying to install a pecl extension on a remote server (server2), using the ssh2_exec() function from a php file located in another server (server1). The php file in server1: <?php $main_ip = '...
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mute/unmute android device from PC

I have 2 phones, one private and one work phone. I want to be able to send some sort of trigger from my PC to mute/unmute both phones. I've tried IFTTT with mail, but it's working VERY slow and ...
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How secure is VNC password?

I understand that VNC is not encrypted, which is fine if I tunnel with SSH. But what about setting a password? Is it really helpful? Or is it really a joke?
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Opening a PDF with online verification on Linux. Unlock PDF given email/password pair

I have an email/password login pair for a PDF file which needs to validate these creds against a remote server. This is a normal feature of Adobe Acrobat which simply asks for creds, queries the ...
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Recording audio on Chromebook whilst remoting to Windows

The situation: There are two computers. One, C, is a Chromebook with microphone and speakers. The other, W, is running Windows 10, and has installed a Python program which plays and records audio, ...
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Add Internet User For Windows Remote Desktop Connection

I want to remotely access my pc at work from home. So I tried Remote Desktop Connection from Windows 10. However, when I want to add an allowed remote user, it doesn't find the system name of the ...
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How do I discover identity of someone using a Remote Desktop Connection to spy on my laptop activity and lock them out?

I recently had to reset my laptop to "Out of the Box" condition because of a Query crash that subsequently fried my HHD. After installing a new HHD I used the Media Creation Tool from https://www....
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Firefox 57 Quantum doesn't play remote audio over a remote desktop connection

Why does Firefox 57 Quantum not play remote audio over a MSTSC remote desktop connection?