I tried both home to office and office to office. I did run VPN first at
home but the Microsoft firewall is installed on the PC I was trying to
connect to. Could that be the problem in both cases. I will try turning
it off when I get a minute.
At 03:54 PM 9/3/2004 -0400, you wrote:
>On Sep 3, 2004, at 3:49 PM, Larry Kost wrote:
>>Anyone have experience with XP's Remote desktop. I thought I did what
>>instruction said but can't get it to work. Hoped maybe someone would
>>some quick idea on what I might be overlooking. Any suggestions would
>Is this between two computers in the same room ? or between one on
>campus and one off campus ?
>If they are in the same room, I'd suspect that the Windows Firewall, or
>some setting keeps the system secure.
>If one is on campus, and one off, then it's the university's firewall
>that's probably blocking you. You can avoid this by running the VPN
>software "off campus" ... which will let you appear as if you were on