connect to Server, but black screen

James ''Wez'' Weatherall jnw@realvnc.com
Wed Jul 30 12:59:01 2003


Might you have a screen-saver running or have been using Fast User Switching
or Remote Desktop under XP?

> -----Original Message-----
> From: Eric Johnson [mailto:ejohnson11@excite.com] 
> Sent: 30 July 2003 12:39
> To: jnw@realvnc.com
> Subject: Re: connect to Server, but black screen
> 
> 
> 
> 
> Hello James
> 
> Version 3.3.7 on Windows XP Pro. 
> 
> Thanks
> 
> Eric
> 
> 
> 
>  --- On Wed 07/30, James ''Wez'' Weatherall < jnw@realvnc.com > wrote:
> From: James ''Wez'' Weatherall [mailto: jnw@realvnc.com]
> To: ejohnson11@excite.com
> Date: Wed, 30 Jul 2003 12:30:26 +0100
> Subject: Re: connect to Server, but black screen
> 
> Eric,<br><br>Which version of VNC are you running on the 
> server, and on which 
> platform?<br><br>Cheers,<br><br>--<br>Dr. James "Wez" 
> Weatherall<br>RealVNC Ltd. - > http://www.realvnc.com - The 
> Home of 
> VNC<br><br>--<br><br>Greetings to the experts from a newbie.  
> I've got vnc up and running on my<br>home lan.  <br><br>My 
> true goal is to connect over a VPN.  I can connect and log 
> into the<br>Server over the VPN but I only get a black (not 
> blue) screen with the name<br>of the server in the upper left 
> corner.  User sitting at the server sees<br>normal desktop. 
> <br><br>What am I missing??<br><br>Thanks!!<br><br>Eric<br><br>
> 
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