SelectObject to CompatibleDC failed / Black viewer window
jnw "at" realvnc.com
Fri Aug 6 17:38:00 2004
Where does the error get logged - in the Windows 2003 Server's event log, or
as a message box at the client, or both?
Which platform is the viewer running on?
Wez @ RealVNC Ltd.
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> Sent: 06 August 2004 11:09
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> Subject: SelectObject to CompatibleDC failed / Black viewer window
> I'm getting the following message when I'm trying to connect
> to an Windows
> 2003 Server running VNC Server 4.0 when noone is logged in:
> "SelectObject to CompatibleDC failed: The operation completed
> successfully (0)"
> I'm using VNC Viewer 4.0 Encoding: AutoSelect Color: Low
> Setting the color to Medium or Full results in a VNC Viewer
> window of size 0,0 (Just the title is displayed). When
> resized the screen is black.
> The connection is tunneled via SSH. VNC Server is only
> listening to local connections on port 5900
> Running the viewer with somebody logged in on the server is
> working fine.
> Viewer connects without problems.
> Same result on 3 different systems.
> Any suggestions or ideas ?