Jump to content

Welcome to Geeks to Go - Register now for FREE

Geeks To Go is a helpful hub, where thousands of volunteer geeks quickly serve friendly answers and support. Check out the forums and get free advice from the experts. Register now to gain access to all of our features, it's FREE and only takes one minute. Once registered and logged in, you will be able to create topics, post replies to existing threads, give reputation to your fellow members, get your own private messenger, post status updates, manage your profile and so much more.

Create Account How it Works
Photo

Remote Desktop Problem


  • Please log in to reply

#1
GregMiller

GregMiller

    Member

  • Member
  • PipPipPip
  • 210 posts
Systemax running XP v. 2002 SP2, 2.1 GHz, 1GB RAM

I used to be able to access my work computer from home- this computer- by hitting START/ACCESSORIES/REMOTE DESKTOP CONNECTION - the login screen would appear and I just entered it and I was in my computer at work.

Now when I click on that last item: "Remote Desktop Connection" I am returned to the desktop and it is as if I never attempted to access it. What gives?

Please help me. Thanks.
  • 0

Advertisements


#2
phillipcorcoran

phillipcorcoran

    Member 1K

  • Member
  • PipPipPipPip
  • 1,293 posts
Updating the Remote Desktop Connection Client may fix it, but for Windows XP you need to have SP3 installed before installing this update:
The download links are near the bottom of this page: http://support.microsoft.com/kb/969084

Edited by phillipcorcoran, 17 January 2011 - 09:18 AM.

  • 0






Similar Topics

0 user(s) are reading this topic

0 members, 0 guests, 0 anonymous users

As Featured On:

Microsoft Yahoo BBC MSN PC Magazine Washington Post HP