Ctrl-Alt-Del command not working so well

James [Wez] Weatherall jnw "at" orl.co.uk
Wed, 16 Dec 1998 17:34:46 +0000

On Wed, 16 Dec 1998 plough "at" ixlmemphis.com wrote:

> Hey guys.. new to the list and hope I can contribute some in the future,
> but now I'm needing a little help.
> I am running a mostly NT network w/ a few NT servers in place. For a
> temporary time I'm using VNC to access my servers, which are located in a
> secured room that is a real pain for me to gain access to until a new
> security system is put into place.
> My trouble is that when I try to access one of my servers via the VNC
> viewer, it is not sending the Ctrl-Alt-Del command to my server for some
> reason. I have VNC started as a service, and it will authenticate my
> password so that it will brin gup the screen and I can see the Ctrl-Alt-Del
> prompt bouncing around, but when I tell my viewer to send one nothing changes.
> Have I missed somethign in the documentation? What could be stopping that
> signal from getting through? Thanks in advance for your help!

Is that server running NT 3.51?


James "Wez" Weatherall
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