making connection despite cable modem and Linksys router
mbmiller "at" taxa.epi.umn.edu
Mon Nov 14 15:15:01 2005
On Sat, 12 Nov 2005, Mike Miller wrote:
> I know this has to be a FAQ that has been asked a million times but 30
> minutes of searching did not get me an answer so I'm hoping one of you
> can direct me to the web page that explains this.
> I installed Enterprise VNC server on my PC and had this problem. Now
> I'm using Ultr "at" VNC server and having the same problem. The problem is
> that I cannot connect to the PC. I cannot ping it, but traceroute from
> outside the network finds it OK.
I had to go into the router configuration and allow port 5900 and port
5800. But the web interface for configuration wasn't working and I had to
reset the router to make the web interface work.