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Windows 7: Cannot detect RealVNC at windows startup

31 Aug 2010   #1

Cannot detect RealVNC at windows startup

this is the first time i have had problems with realvnc not loading at startup.

i think it gives you option to punch thru windows firewall.

So how do i set it manually, please

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31 Aug 2010   #2
PooMan UK

Windows 7 Ultimate 64bit

Hiya pal

To set the port manually for VNC

1. Open CP
2. Goto "Windows Firewall"
3. Click "Advanced Settings"
4. Click "Inbound Rules"
5. Click "New Rule"
6. Select "Port" click "Next"
7. Select "TCP" enter 5900 in the Specific local ports section click "next"
8. Select "Allow this connection" click next
9. Choose the appropriate options under "Domain" "Private" & "Public" click next
10. Give the rule a name eg. VNC out click "Finish"

Repeat the above for "Outbound" aswell and give that another name

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31 Aug 2010   #3


the other way is to let the server program thru regardless of port.

thanks, just testing now
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31 Aug 2010   #4


still not working, when windows loads then everything is fine.....but i need remote logon
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31 Aug 2010   #5
PooMan UK

Windows 7 Ultimate 64bit

Pal if your battling with VNC why don't you have a look at Team Viewer, maybe this will give you better results .... have a looky here Team Viewer Tutorial by DocBrown

Hope this helps a bit
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