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Recommendations on simple and inexpensive remote control software

Posted on 2011-02-16
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I am looking for any recommendations for remote control software that I can use to control some PC's on various home networks.  I need something that can work through the firewall without having to setup port forwarding to the machine I need to remote control (like remote desktop and VNC requires).  
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Logmein sounds like what you need. They have a free version.

logmein.com
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Check out Remote Control PC... it's free.

http://www.remote-control-pc.com/ 
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Most free products will require a port to be forwarded... otherwise you'll have to use a product that uses a website ad a mediator. Typically those products are free only for a trial period.

Just use VNC, forward ports and use DDNS.
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