(no subject) now XP VPN
blake "at" mcswain.com
Mon Mar 22 17:43:00 2004
Thank you for your quick reply. The firewall is disabled in XP. I can
telnet to host:5900 and get RFB 003.003. The viewer seems to auth ok it
just does not display the initial screen. Any other ideas?
From: vnc-list-admin "at" realvnc.com [mailto:vnc-list-admin "at" realvnc.com]On
Behalf Of Jerome R. Westrick
Sent: Monday, March 22, 2004 9:46 AM
To: vnc-list "at" realvnc.com
Subject: Re: (no subject)
One thing new on the XP is the internal filrewall...
have you check to make sure the you don't have a
On Mon, 2004-03-22 at 16:08, Blake McSwain wrote:
> 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
> 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
> a black screen that disconnects after a short time.
> I have searched the archives and read some stuff about the MTU setting.
> have changed it on the Win ME machine to 1400. I even turned off fast
> switching on the XP machine. I have tried both the VNC Client and the
> client. The java client appears to load but I never get the initial
> I have tried different viewer versions (ORL 22.214.171.124 REAL 126.96.36.199) 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
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