- User Guide
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By default, as soon as VNC Server starts:
• Users can connect to VNC Server and begin controlling the host computer.
• Web browser users can download VNC Viewer for Java from VNC Server (Enterprise) or VNC Server (Personal), and use it to connect.
You can prevent all connection activity by configuring options on the Connections tab of the VNC Server - Options dialog. More on this dialog.
Note: You can alternatively prevent particular users connecting, or connections from particular client computers. See Preventing particular connections to VNC Server for more information.
You can prevent all users connecting to VNC Server. To do this, turn off Accept connections on port. Note that configuring this option does not affect currently connected users.
Note: If the dialog is in Basic mode, this option is called Allow VNC Viewers to connect to VNC Server.
You can still use VNC Server to establish a reverse connection to a client computer. For more information, see Establishing a reverse connection.
Preventing all VNC Viewer for Java downloads
You can prevent all web browser users downloading VNC Viewer for Java. To do this, turn off Serve Java viewer on port. Note that configuring this option does not affect currently connected users.