[NZLUG] VNC server/viewer setup help required

Mark Foster blakjak at blakjak.net
Tue Jul 19 11:49:06 NZST 2016



On 19/07/2016 11:26 a.m., Alexander Taler wrote:
>    > |> Try 'telnet <ip addr of the remote machine> 5901 from the other
>    > |> machine and see if it connects. My guess is that it won't.
>    > |>
>    > |> There's no telnet on the Windows machine so can't test that theory.
>    > |>
>    > Sheesh! I checked on my wife's lappie and that is so. When did that
>    > happen I wonder?
>    > 'telnet'  doesn't seem to be included in "Powershell" either.
>
> Yeah, that got me recently too. Time to upgrade to Ncat:
>
> http://nmap.org/dist/ncat-portable-5.59BETA1.zip
>

Telnet is a windows component that you are still able to install, at 
least this is true for Windows 7 and 8.

https://www.google.co.nz/search?q=how+to+install+telnet+windows




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