[NZLUG] VNC server/viewer setup help required
enkidu at cliffp.com
Tue Jul 19 13:16:35 NZST 2016
On 19/07/16 11:49, Mark Foster wrote:
> 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
>> > |>
>> > 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:
> Telnet is a windows component that you are still able to install, at
> least this is true for Windows 7 and 8.
Here's the TechNet article. Windows 10 info is towards the end, but I've
not tried it.
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