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Old 07-18-2006, 08:29 PM   #1
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Hi, could someone please explain how i could connect to my home computer from work to access files.
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Old 07-18-2006, 08:39 PM   #3
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is there another way besides using a vnc server
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Not unless you use a different type of software. I really recommend VNC
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Is your home PC Windows XP Pro or Home or Neither?
Work computer?

You could use Remote Desktop Connection, real easy to setup.
http://www.microsoft.com/windowsxp/u...moteintro.mspx
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Old 07-19-2006, 01:53 AM   #6
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PC Anywhere is another option
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Old 07-19-2006, 06:39 PM   #7
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i installed vnc, got it to work. but its very slow when i use my laptop to connect to my desktop. i plan on bringin my laptop to work and connecting to my home computer. but maybe not if its going to be this slow.
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It's never slow for me. What type of connections are your PC and laptop using?
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Old 07-19-2006, 08:05 PM   #9
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wireless G router w/ cable internet... the internet is fast... i dont know what is making it slow, both computers run pretty speedy.
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yeah i just installed vnc on my other computer and thats slow too... i dont get it. i have used vnc at my school and its not this slow. it must be something with my router....?
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