How do you login to your work computer from your laptop?

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One of my boss' employees is interested in being able to login to her work computer from her desktop at the house. I have no idea how you would do that or where to even start. Still, I would like to sound intelligent, hence my appealing to the ninjas of Experts Exchange.

How do you set things up where you can login to your work computer remotely?
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StuartTechnical Architect - CloudCommented:
This can be done in many ways, the most common would be to implement a VPN solution, such as checkpoint but this would be very expensive for just one user.

Direct Access is also available if your infrastructure supports it -

You also have certain products such as log me in, go to my pc which rely on a client being installed on a work station which enables you to remote to it from anywhere. If this is just a one off solution for this single person I would suggest going down that route.

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Thanks, guys!
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