Remote assistance help

Discussion in 'General Hardware' started by kingsam, Oct 3, 2003.

  1. kingsam

    kingsam OSNN Addict

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    My mate can take control of my pc,but when i try to take over his i get a message saying couldnt connect,cant find remote host name.Any help please.Thanks
     
  2. GoNz0

    GoNz0 NTFS Stoner

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    is he behind a router or firewall ?
     
  3. kingsam

    kingsam OSNN Addict

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    I think he's only got the xp firewall on.His zonealarm is switched off.
     
  4. GoNz0

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    the xp firewall should be disabled 1st.
     
  5. kingsam

    kingsam OSNN Addict

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    Thanks mate,i'll give it a try!Thanks again
     
  6. GoNz0

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    hope thats all it is, ZA is a dog, even when disabled its still running with the true vector service, if thats the case uninstall the damn thing and get a decent firewall like sygate free :)