I'm going to have to setup this app on my friend's computer to see if I can get it to work. Sandi ----- Original Message ----- From: "Scott McNay" <Wizard@xxxxxxxx> To: "Pam" <pcductape@xxxxxxxxxxxxx> Sent: Saturday, March 08, 2003 6:08 PM Subject: [pcductape] Re: WinVNC > > Hello Pam, > > Saturday, March 8, 2003, 4:39:58 PM, you wrote: > > P> As for over networks, I've used it from a client machine to access the > P> server onthe same network, but I don't know how one would access someone > P> else's client machine. Anyone else know? > > It would be the same over a network as over the internet. If accessing > a computer on a network via internet, you may not be able to do it, > although you can try setting up the incoming router (the one client, > probably) to route WinVNC's port to the client computer. If the > computer has a static IP assigned by the ISP, then there shouldn't be > a problem, aside from firewall issues. > > To get their IP address, have them click Start -> Run, and then type > COMMAND, then click OK. Then, when the command window appears, type > IPCONFIG. Then have them read off the IP ADDRESS line. If they get an > error with IPCONFIG, have them try WINIPCFG. > > -- > Best regards, > Scott mailto:Wizard@xxxxxxxx > > To unsubscribe from this list send an email to > pcductape-request@xxxxxxxxxxxxx with 'unsubscribe' in the Subject field > OR by logging into the Web interface. To unsubscribe from this list send an email to pcductape-request@xxxxxxxxxxxxx with 'unsubscribe' in the Subject field OR by logging into the Web interface.