[THIN] Re: Possibly odd-ball question

  • From: Greg Reese <gareese@xxxxxxxxx>
  • To: "thin@xxxxxxxxxxxxx" <thin@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Mon, 24 Feb 2014 18:54:21 -0600

I really just meant that type of device and not that one specifically. 

Maybe a windows embedded thin client? Anything they could remote into. 

> On Feb 24, 2014, at 5:17 PM, Doug Rooney <drooney57@xxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> Greg,
> Here is the first review I saw, not real encouraging.
> Bought this because I wanted to use a webcam remotely. Box says it supports 
> "video devices" so I gave it a try. First, under Windows 7 64-bit at least, 
> it crashes applications that try to use the webcam. Second, it only looks 
> like a USB 1.1 hub so applications complain about that wanting you to hook up 
> the webcam to a USB 2.0 port. Third, it does not work at all with a webcam. I 
> was willing to put up with low frame rates but it does not work at all.
> Does not come with Windows 7 software (XP and Vista only). No new drivers or 
> firmware on the company website.
> I have not tried a printer or USB hard drive, may work for those but I 
> suspect it will be slow.
> Good idea but doesn't seem to work.
> My client will not do well with something that has ‘issues’.
> So am I to guess the thin client will not work?
> I have set up many, but only as remote user entry devices.
> Thanks
> ~Dr.Doug
> From: thin-bounce@xxxxxxxxxxxxx [mailto:thin-bounce@xxxxxxxxxxxxx] On Behalf 
> Of Greg Reese
> Sent: Monday, February 24, 2014 1:18 PM
> To: Thin
> Subject: [THIN] Re: Possibly odd-ball question
> Would one of those little USB ethernet hubs work?
> http://www.amazon.com/Zonet-USB-Over-Ethernet-Hub/dp/B003DVVUIY/ref=cm_cr_pr_product_top
> I think they make serial ones that do the same thing.
> On Mon, Feb 24, 2014 at 3:09 PM, Doug Rooney <drooney57@xxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> Greetings all
> I have a client that has a small closet with his MOPE, Internet and phone 
> equipment in it.
> He has a Panasonic hybrid system, to program the unit it needs USB or serial 
> connection.
> He is getting tired of having to bring a laptop in the closet and program it, 
> he has Wyse
> SX0 Winterm S10 unit and wanted to know if it could be connected to the phone 
> system
> and the network and if he could remote into it, I told him it was a unit to 
> remote into a
> server and not sure it would work as he wanted.
> Anyone have any idea?
> Thanks
> ~Dr.Doug

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