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Remote control app

Discussion in 'Networking Issues' started by techmanblues, Nov 23, 2005.

  1. techmanblues

    techmanblues Network Guru Member

    Someone told me of a great remote control app called TeamView. Basically what is great about it is it does not rely on the host machine that you want to control to forward any port unlike Remote Desktop which you have to forward port 3389 by default on the router. The way it works is if someone wants me to take control of his computer, I would send him a file or he can have the file already on his desktop. This is an exe file that only executes one time only. It does not install into Windows registry. As a precaution, he has to tell me a password before I can take control.

    I have been googling this program but could not find any. It could be a typo. It sounds like TeamView. Anyone here can point me to the right direction? It's supposed to base on VNC.
  2. 4Access

    4Access Network Guru Member

    Check out UltraVNC. On the Add-ons page you'll notice something called SingleClick ("SC").

  3. techmanblues

    techmanblues Network Guru Member

    It was a typo. It's called Teamviewer at www.teamviewer.com

    Thanks for the tip. I am going to evaluate both Teamviewer and UltraVNC SC.

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