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Windows 7: Remote Desktop HELP!

09 Feb 2017   #1
Hector45

Windows 7 Pro 64 bit
 
 
Remote Desktop HELP!

I have been trying to get remote desktop to work from outside my network without success. I've watched and read so many tutorials and still no luck.

The computer I'm trying to remote into is a work desktop running Windows 7 Professional. The laptop I'm trying to use to remote with is running Windows 8 Professional. Now if I bring the laptop in to work connected via wifi, I have no problem remoting in. It's when I bring the laptop home I get the following error: "Remote Desktop can't connect to the remote computer for one of these reason...

Things I've done:
Port forward 3389 TCP/UDP to host IP
Allow remote assistance and remote in options to yes on both PC's
Changed IP to static on host PC
Added "Administrator", "Everyone", and "Guest" to Remote Desktop Users on host PC
Tried turning off Antivirus software
Tried turning firewall off in router settings

Please help, this is driving me crazy!


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