Solved

Problems using Remote Desktop from remote site to main site

Posted on 2011-09-16
11
350 Views
Last Modified: 2013-11-21
I have an offsite server that is connected to our main campus with a Point to Point T1 and are using Netvanta 3200 routers on each end.  Offsite server is a Server 2003 machine.  I am remoted in to this server and I am trying to remote from that server back to a main campus server.  I cannot connect to any servers/machines from that server unless I do a tracert for the machine I want to RDP.

Has anyone had this issue before?
0
Comment
Question by:kmacholdt
  • 6
  • 3
  • 2
11 Comments
 
LVL 5

Expert Comment

by:ErikCamacho
ID: 36551649
Sounds like a dns issue. Can you RDP if you connect directly to an IP address as opposed to a hostname?
0
 

Author Comment

by:kmacholdt
ID: 36551825
No I cannot unless I do a tracert on the ip first.
0
 
LVL 14

Expert Comment

by:setasoujiro
ID: 36552062
Can you ping the machines?
It seems to me your routers are messing up
0
PRTG Network Monitor: Intuitive Network Monitoring

Network Monitoring is essential to ensure that computer systems and network devices are running. Use PRTG to monitor LANs, servers, websites, applications and devices, bandwidth, virtual environments, remote systems, IoT, and many more. PRTG is easy to set up & use.

 
LVL 5

Expert Comment

by:ErikCamacho
ID: 36552073
Can you reboot your router(s)
0
 

Author Comment

by:kmacholdt
ID: 36552137
I can ping the machines and I have already rebooted the routers on both ends several times.
0
 
LVL 14

Expert Comment

by:setasoujiro
ID: 36552185
Can you do a route print to see if there is nk bogus entry, thanks
0
 

Author Comment

by:kmacholdt
ID: 36552763
Here is from offsite router:

Microsoft Windows [Version 5.2.3790]
(C) Copyright 1985-2003 Microsoft Corp.

C:\Documents and Settings\Administrator.ALLENDALE\Desktop>route print

IPv4 Route Table
===========================================================================
Interface List
0x1 ........................... MS TCP Loopback interface
0x2 ...00 19 b9 c4 d4 dc ...... Broadcom BCM5708C NetXtreme II GigE (NDIS VBD Cl
ient) - Teefer2 Miniport
===========================================================================
===========================================================================
Active Routes:
Network Destination        Netmask          Gateway       Interface  Metric
          0.0.0.0                       0.0.0.0        10.11.1.1        10.11.1.5     20
        10.11.0.0              255.255.0.0        10.11.1.5        10.11.1.5    20
        10.11.1.5         255.255.255.255      127.0.0.1       127.0.0.1    20
   10.255.255.255  255.255.255.255        10.11.1.5        10.11.1.5   20
        127.0.0.0                  255.0.0.0        127.0.0.1        127.0.0.1      1
        224.0.0.0                  240.0.0.0        10.11.1.5        10.11.1.5     20
  255.255.255.255  255.255.255.255        10.11.1.5        10.11.1.5      1
Default Gateway:         10.11.1.1
===========================================================================
Persistent Routes:
  None

Here is from onsite router:

Microsoft Windows [Version 5.2.3790]
(C) Copyright 1985-2003 Microsoft Corp.

H:\>route print

IPv4 Route Table
===========================================================================
Interface List
0x1 ........................... MS TCP Loopback interface
0x2 ...00 1e c9 ef 38 c9 ...... Broadcom BCM5708C NetXtreme II GigE (NDIS VBD Cl
ient)
===========================================================================
===========================================================================
Active Routes:
Network Destination        Netmask          Gateway       Interface  Metric
          0.0.0.0          0.0.0.0                    10.10.1.6        10.10.1.9     10
        10.10.0.0      255.255.0.0              10.10.1.9        10.10.1.9     10
        10.10.1.9  255.255.255.255         127.0.0.1         127.0.0.1     10
        10.11.1.5  255.255.255.255         10.10.1.2         10.10.1.9      1
        10.11.3.1  255.255.255.255         10.10.1.2         10.10.1.9      1
        10.11.3.2  255.255.255.255        10.10.1.2         10.10.1.9      1
       10.11.3.10  255.255.255.255        10.10.1.2         10.10.1.9      1
       10.11.3.14  255.255.255.255        10.10.1.2         10.10.1.9      1
       10.11.3.16  255.255.255.255        10.10.1.2        10.10.1.9      1
       10.11.3.19  255.255.255.255        10.10.1.2        10.10.1.9      1
       10.11.3.36  255.255.255.255        10.10.1.2        10.10.1.9      1
       10.11.3.37  255.255.255.255        10.10.1.2        10.10.1.9      1
   10.255.255.255  255.255.255.255     10.10.1.9        10.10.1.9     10
        127.0.0.0        255.0.0.0                127.0.0.1        127.0.0.1      1
        224.0.0.0        240.0.0.0                10.10.1.9        10.10.1.9     10
  255.255.255.255  255.255.255.255    10.10.1.9        10.10.1.9      1
Default Gateway:         10.10.1.6
===========================================================================
Persistent Routes:
  None

0
 
LVL 14

Expert Comment

by:setasoujiro
ID: 36553628
Do you hacve more then 1 router on the lans? Also which ip ranges are on which site?
0
 

Author Comment

by:kmacholdt
ID: 36553934
I have several offsites that use VPN's and we are using Sonicwalls.  This is the only site that I am having a problem with and it is the only site using a Point to Point T1 with Netvanta 3200s.  Onsite is IP range of 10.10.1.0 - 10.10.10.255.  The offiste IP range is 10.11.1.0 - 10.11.3.100.
0
 

Accepted Solution

by:
kmacholdt earned 0 total points
ID: 36562473
Has anyone come up with any ideas to help resolve this issue?
0
 

Author Closing Comment

by:kmacholdt
ID: 36597774
No one every got back to me.  Resolved issue on my own.
0

Featured Post

Comprehensive Backup Solutions for Microsoft

Acronis protects the complete Microsoft technology stack: Windows Server, Windows PC, laptop and Surface data; Microsoft business applications; Microsoft Hyper-V; Azure VMs; Microsoft Windows Server 2016; Microsoft Exchange 2016 and SQL Server 2016.

Question has a verified solution.

If you are experiencing a similar issue, please ask a related question

Suggested Solutions

So, you're experiencing issues on your network and you've decided that you need to perform some tests to determine whether your cabling is good.  You're likely thinking that you may need to spend money which you probably don't have on hiring/purchas…
Use of TCL script on Cisco devices:  - create file and merge it with running configuration to apply configuration changes
Here's a very brief overview of the methods PRTG Network Monitor (https://www.paessler.com/prtg) offers for monitoring bandwidth, to help you decide which methods you´d like to investigate in more detail.  The methods are covered in more detail in o…
In this tutorial you'll learn about bandwidth monitoring with flows and packet sniffing with our network monitoring solution PRTG Network Monitor (https://www.paessler.com/prtg). If you're interested in additional methods for monitoring bandwidt…

776 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question