Not able to connect to another computer remotely.

Asked by Fahad on 2010-01-15

Hey,

I am using the latest ubuntu 9.10 and I had been trying to connect to one of my friends computers using the remote desktop veiwer.
I have used the option as VNC as the computer that he uses is Windows XP.
Still I am not able to connect to that computer and neither he is not able to do that.
Please help me guys.

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2010-01-15
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2010-01-19
tjagoda (tjagoda) said : #1

Do you have windows XP's firewall disabled?

Also, if you enable windows XP's standard RDP, you could use "Remote Desktop Viewer" under Applications -> Internet to view the XP desktop.

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