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Remote Web Workplace to a Windows 8 machine

Posted on 2013-06-06
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I have a SBS 2008 server, when I attempt to connect to Windows 8 pc's, I get the following error: The computer that you are trying to connect cannot be contacted.Verify that is on, awake and connected to the network.

I can connect to XP and win7 pc's that are on the network from this same pc. I have tried adding the url to the compatability view as suggested by others.

Any ideas?
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by:Imtiaz Hasham
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Is your SBS Server up to date with patches and updates?
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by:zelfanet
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Yes
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by:Imtiaz Hasham
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Did you join the PCs using the http://connect to join to the domain or did you join them using the System Properties
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zelfanet earned 0 total points
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This is the answer, I found it a while back....
http://support.microsoft.com/kb/2729101
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It was right.
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