Thread: Remote Desktop problems
08-24-2006, 07:57 AM #1StudiotimeGuestRemote Desktop problems
I have Remote Desktop and need to connect to another computer over the internet, the other computer is connected to internet but through a router connected via ethernet. Now the router has an IP which is directly connected to the web but the computer has an internal IP. I try to type in the routers IP and the username and password for the computer I want to control but it says that my username and password are incorrect.
I would be extremely glad if somebody could shed light on this.
08-24-2006, 08:06 AM #2
You need to get the router to forward the remote desktop connection to the internal machine. Your router should have a configuration setting allowing you to specify a port and IP address - put the port of hte remote desktop software in, and hte internal IP of the machine to connect to and try again.
08-24-2006, 10:05 AM #3StudiotimeGuestMany thanks
Your a fountain. Cheers.
Originally Posted by cazabam
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