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Trying to Remote Desktop from behind a Proxy Server

JayDee1535 asked
Last Modified: 2012-05-12
I'm trying to connect to my home network from a remote location. I was told about Team Viewer, a Remote Desktop program, and have it set up at home (as well as having my router set up for port forwarding) and have tried to use it at the remote location, but I'm getting a "Please check your internet connection" error. My remote location is behind a proxy server, and I have set up Team Viewer with the proxy information, but it still is unable to get out past the LAN. I'm guessing I might need a username and password for the proxy, but there's no way my server guys would give me that info. Is there any other way I would be able to get to my home network either with or without Team Viewer?
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