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Jerome R. Westrick jerry "at" westrick.com
Mon Mar 22 15:47:31 2004

One thing new on the XP is the internal filrewall...
have you check to make sure the you don't have a 
firewall problem?


On Mon, 2004-03-22 at 16:08, Blake McSwain wrote:
> Greetings,
> 	I hope some of you can point me in the right direction, I am completely
> stumped.  I have used VNC for years and never had a single problem.
> 	At my clients office they have a Windows ME machine running Real VNC server
> 3.3.7.  There is an XP laptop that can connect fine while on the LAN.  At
> home, I have a Windows 2000 server that can connect to the LAN through a
> PPTP tunnel and then connect to the Win ME box via VNC with no problems.
> The XP laptop on the same remote LAN, connecting the same way through the
> VPN cannot connect to the Win ME machine.  VNC authenticates and then shows
> a black screen that disconnects after a short time.
> 	I have searched the archives and read some stuff about the MTU setting.  I
> have changed it on the Win ME machine to 1400.  I even turned off fast user
> switching on the XP machine.  I have tried both the VNC Client and the java
> client.  The java client appears to load but I never get the initial screen.
> I have tried different viewer versions (ORL REAL and the
> latest tight VNC, all with similar results.
> 	So, I guess my questions are; Why does 2000 work and XP not?  What am I
> missing? How do I go about diagnosing this?  Any help will be greatly
> appreciated.
> Thanks,
> Blake
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