I was worried someone was using it to coonect. >>
No problem usually with that, as both users need to activate this together
I have never used it, as I feel it is a bit unsecured, but I believe that many people do use it
There are many more secure ways to connect to another computer to do Remote Repair (I do a bit) but I always use secure programs -
EDIT for my spelling -
EXTRA From M/soft in 2007 -
To use Remote Desktop, you need the following:
- A remote computer that is running Microsoft Windows XP Professional and is connected to the Internet or on a local area network (LAN).
- A local computer running Microsoft Windows XP, Microsoft Windows Millennium Edition (Me), Microsoft Windows 98, Microsoft Windows 98 Second Edition, Microsoft Windows 2000, Microsoft Windows NT 4.0, or Microsoft Windows 95, with access to the Internet or the LAN.
- Appropriate user accounts and permissions configured on the remote Windows XP Professional to allow remote access.
- This software package can also be found on the Windows XP Professional and Windows XP Home Edition product CDs and can be installed on any supported Windows platform.
Edited by noknojon, 06 April 2012 - 06:58 PM.