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Posted on 2007-04-01
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Hello,

I am trying to access my home computer from the web over VNC or Microsoft RDP.  I have a machine that will respond to login attempts to over RDP.  I have registered an address and created an account with DynDNS.org.  I have also set port forwarding on my router to take any connection over port 3389 and send it to a local IP address.  

All attempts fail...

I went to http://network-tools.com and tried to ping my cable modem's IP address, that address cannot be resolved and comes up as "request timed out".  I have Comcast for my ISP.  Is there any way around this?

Thanks

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See the link for more setup that you might need:

http://www.portforward.com/routers.htm
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That did it..
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Thanks for points and grade assigned.

Regards.
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