VNC fail to Connect Win9x to Win2K
tfseak "at" futurmaster.com
Fri Mar 5 17:38:01 2004
What do you mean by "failed"? Did you get the dialog asking for password? Or did you get an error after entering the password? Or before having the dialog asking for password? Or did you get the viewer window? Please specify clearly.
There're several points you could check out first.
1) Your Win98 could effectively ping your VNC server PC.
2) Your Win98 isn't behind a firewall or what.
3) Your Win98 could see your VNC server PC in "network neighbourhood" if they're in the same workgroup or domain. Or else, you could launch the "Run" dialog and type in
to see if you've got anything.
> -----Message d'origine-----
> De : wkktai [mailto:wkktai "at" hotmail.com]
> Envoyi : vendredi 5 mars 2004 08:34
> @ : vnc-list "at" realvnc.com
> Objet : VNC fail to Connect Win9x to Win2K
> My Win2K server is running VNC server and I tried my notebook running Win98
> using VNC viewer but failed to connect. But when I connect from another NT
> machine using the VNC viewer to the Win2K, it was ok. I can also VNC to the NT
> machine. I tried connecting using the web browser on my win98 but failed but I
> can connect to the NT machine.
> Please help.
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