|30 Jan 2010||#6|
| || |
Thanks. I have found the cause of the problem. For use when connecting to my corporate LAN thru a VPN, on the DNS tab I have specified DNS suffixes to append to unqualified names.
The computer I was trying to RDC to is called htpc. However, there is also a computer called htpc.xyx.com (assuming one of the DNS suffixes I have is xyz.com).
When I try to RDC to htpc, it tries a connection to htpc.xyz.com, which of course fails.
I found this out by doing ping htpc. The response I got was from htpc.xyz.com.
|My System Specs|
|Similar help and support threads for2: RDC works with IP address but not computer name|
|IP Address - Locate and Find for Your Computer||Tutorials|
|Computer doesn't have a valid IP address||Network & Sharing|
|IP address 169.254.192.163/17 hacking my computer?||Network & Sharing|
|Computer Description & IP Address in Network Folder||Network & Sharing|
|MAC Address - Locate and Find for Your Computer||Tutorials|
|new computer- never works PLEASE HELP!||BSOD Help and Support|
|Works on one computer, but not the other...||General Discussion|
|Our Sites ||Site Links ||About Us ||Find Us |
© Designer Media Ltd
All times are GMT -5. The time now is 09:20 AM.