Controlling XP PC from Win 98 PC

Seak, Teng-Fong tfseak "at" futurmaster.com
Fri Jan 23 10:27:00 2004


	There's from time from problems about WinXP.  I'm wondering if it has anything to do with WinXP's internal firewall.

	Have you tried to disable it momentarily?  OTOH, you haven't told us the result about ping.

> -----Message d'origine-----
> De : Seak, Teng-Fong 
> Envoyi : jeudi 22 janvier 2004 23:58
> @ : vnc-list "at" realvnc.com
> Objet : FW: Controlling XP PC from Win 98 PC
> 
> > -----Original Message-----
> > From: R. S. Patil [mailto:kpr_rspatil "at" sancharnet.in]
> > Sent: jeudi 22 janvier 2004 16:25
> > To: Seak, Teng-Fong
> > Subject: Re: Controlling XP PC from Win 98 PC
> > 
> > > By "P2P cable", I think you mean twisted pair cable.  It 
> should then 
> > > be
> > supposed that your TCP/IP parameters are set correctly, right?
> > Yes its Twisted Pair cable only but pairs crossed over to replace a 
> > HUB in between.
> > 
> > >
> > > Have you tried ping from your 98 to your XP and what results?  If 
> > > you're
> > hostname, try using IP address.
> > >
> > 
> > I am able use Network Neighborhood to see both PCs on both 
> of them and 
> > able copy file from each other.
> > 
> > So on TCP/IP front it seems to work fine no troubles at all.
> > 
> > I am using IP addresses on both PCs for VNC Viewer so host name 
> > problem is not there.
> > 
> > So what else can be the problem.
> > 
> > R. S. Patil