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Windows 7: Issues with Remote Desktop

13 May 2011   #1

 
Issues with Remote Desktop

Anyone know of a good tutorial on how to do this? I am trying to connect to my home computer from my work comp, and have yet to figure this out and it is very fustrating.

On Home Comp i did:
- Allowed remote access
- Allow connections from computers running any version of Remote Desktop
- Added user "Everyone"
- opened remote desktop

Work Comp i did:
- Tried to connect to my comp, i used IP address and Full Comp name.

I am trying to do this through the Internet just so you know.

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13 May 2011   #2

Win7 Enterprise, Win7 x86 (Ult 7600), Win7 x64 Ult 7600, TechNet RTM on AMD x64 (2.8Ghz)
 
 

Here is my favorite way of connecting from home to work, or vice-versa

TeamViewer
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13 May 2011   #3

 

i would probably use something other than rdp, but this trick might still work:
Windows Hack - Remote control your home computer from work | GreatWebGuy

doc's suggestion for team viewer is advisable
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13 May 2011   #4

 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by DocBrown View Post
Here is my favorite way of connecting from home to work, or vice-versa

TeamViewer
lol same, but i wanted to finally try and get remote desktop to work lol, i been using teamviewer forever.
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13 May 2011   #5

windows 7 professional 32bit
 
 

is your computer connected to a router then ur modem?

if it is then i suggest using port forwarding on ur router
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