Win32 Server and no tray icon?

Luis B. Almeida Luis.Almeida "at" inesc.pt
Wed, 07 Oct 1998 11:20:12 +0000


Josh Hults wrote:
> 
> >I'm relatively new to the list, and haven't seen this covered yet.. I
> >recently re-installed the Win32 VNC Server and noticed that the tray icon
> >didn't appear.. This was an unexpected bonus, since not having the tray
> >icon was part of the functionality of VNC that I was looking for..  :)
> 
> >Any leads on how to duplicate this would be greatly appreciated.. I
> >haven't been able to pull the same trick on any other machines.. The
> >machine that I did it on is a Win98 box with the Win32 VNC Server
> >installed as a service..
> 
> I actually had this same "problem."  Apparently there is a but in the code for 3.3.2r2 that sometimes causes the tray icon to not show up.  I have not had any luck making it appear or disappear at will, although right now I cannot make it appear at all.  So supposedly this will be "fixed" in revision 3.

Isn't this just a matter of running the VNC server as a user program or
as a service? (user prog. -> icon visible, service -> icon not visible).

Luis
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