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Windows 7: Win 7 and Tight VNC

30 Aug 2010   #1

XP Pro SP3
Win 7 and Tight VNC

I use Tight VNC to astis in managing computers at my school. I use a desktop running XP Pro, SP3.
When I connect to a Win7, 64 bit laptop via Tight VNC 3.9, I must manually refresh the screen to see anything I have done such as click start, close a window, or type commands into the run box. Anyone know of a fix?

Chuck in E. TN

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30 Aug 2010   #2

Windows 10 Pro X64

I use TightVNC 1.3.10 in the other direction, Win 7 to a XP Pro system and it works well. I just checked and TightVNC 2.0.2 is available. Try that release, see if the problem is fixed.
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