Pass special keys directly to server?
jnw "at" realvnc.com
Mon Mar 7 16:36:00 2005
Yes, this sounds like a UI glitch, although not the one I remember. Thanks
again for pointing that out.
Wez @ RealVNC Ltd.
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Mike Miller [mailto:mbmiller "at" taxa.epi.umn.edu]
> Sent: 02 March 2005 16:59
> To: James Weatherall
> Cc: 'VNC List'
> Subject: RE: Pass special keys directly to server?
> On Wed, 2 Mar 2005, James Weatherall wrote:
> > Yes, that is correct. Windows 95/98 and Me lack the
> required operating
> > system interfaces to implement that. The fact that it
> appears to be a
> > valid option via the GUI is a bug (albeit a minor one) and the
> > documentation should definitely mention that limitation.
> > Thanks for spotting that!
> Thanks for getting back to me. The way it works on Win98 is that the
> "Pass special keys directly to server" line is greyed out and
> the check
> box is also greyed, but it is checked. I would suggest
> keeping it just as
> it is (greyed) but making the box unchecked. You might also
> add a line
> underneath saying "(non-functional in Windows 95/98/ME)".