remote desktop with wireless router?

Discussion in 'Windows Desktop Systems' started by cspurgeon01, Mar 25, 2006.

  1. cspurgeon01

    cspurgeon01 OSNN One Post Wonder

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    how can i connect to my home computer using remote desktop if i have a linksys wireless router connected to my home computer?
     
  2. kcnychief

    kcnychief █▄█ ▀█▄ █ Political User Folding Team

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    All you have to do is setup your PC to accept Remote Desktop connections, and then forward port 3389 from your router to the IP of that machine. I have found it best to assign the PC a static IP internally.
     
  3. cspurgeon01

    cspurgeon01 OSNN One Post Wonder

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    how to i go about fowarding the 3389 port and setting up the static ip?
     
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