Connecting from Sweden to Tokyo gives time out error...
B. Scott Smith
scott "at" smithdomain.com
Wed Dec 21 16:29:01 2005
Mattias Nordin wrote:
> Case closed. Thanx.
> I had never seen that setting before and i never turned it on on any
> of the installations. Perhaps
> one could wish that the error message would give me a hint. But on the
> other hand, you nailed
> it on the spot...
> Anyway, thanx!
> // Mattias
> From: B. Scott Smith [mailto:scott "at" smithdomain.com]
> Sent: den 20 december 2005 17:35
> To: Mattias Nordin
> Cc: 'VNC List'
> Subject: Re: Connecting from Sweden to Tokyo gives time out error...
> Well, you will need to search the archives for "RDP" and "FUS" and
> will get a lot of hits. But, from the error you mention, it sounds
> like the VNC server is configured with the "Prompt local user to
> accept connections" option. In this case, if the user explicitly
> rejects, or if no user response in a certain time, the connection will
> be refused.
> Mattias Nordin wrote:
>>Hi Scott Smith :)
>>The error message we get is "Connection rejected by user do you wish to
>>attempt to reconnect to xx.xxx.xx.xx"
>>It is a XP box and they are using RDP. But all computers have that setup
>>in our environment
>>and it's only the one really far away that displays this behavour.
>>Where can i read more about the "infamous Remote Desktop/Fast User
>>Switching problem" ?
>>From: B. Scott Smith [mailto:scott "at" smithdomain.com]
>>Sent: den 19 december 2005 17:59
>>To: Mattias Nordin
>>Cc: vnc-list "at" realvnc.com
>>Subject: Re: Connecting from Sweden to Tokyo gives time out error...
>>Do you actually receive an error? If so, what is it?
>>If not, it sounds more like the "infamous Remote Desktop/Fast User
>>If the remote box is XP, and they also use RDP or FUS, then VNC will no
>>longer connect. You will be prompted for a password, but it will not
>>Mattias Nordin wrote:
>>>I am trying to connect to a computer in Tokyo, Japan from a computer
>>>in Sweden. I get the logon screen and i also get prompted for the
>>>But it will not connect. Seems like a time out related error.
>>>It is possible to connect to the computer in japan from other locations
>>>It is also possible to connect using remote desktop.
>>>Is there a registry key or something that i can change to get VNC
>>>connections with a transit delay?
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