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How to remotely control the win2000 server from my home Xp computer?

Posted on 2004-04-28
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hi all,

          I am trying to configure win2000 server computer from my home window xp professional computer. My win2k server in the office in behind a sonicwall router, which using static ip address. Any idea what is the easiest way to do that?

cheers
Yours Eric
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You should be able to forward port 3389 (RDP) to the ip of the windows 2000 in your sonicwall router and then using remote desktop connection , should be able to connect to windows 2000 server from home giving the static ip address information.

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Set up the Windows server as a VPN server and then make a VPN connection from the XP box.

Install VNC on both machines and away you go - remote admin!
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hi sunray, do I need to do other setting in the win2k server to accept remote computer start remote desktop?

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make sure that terminal services is installed on the server
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