March 23rd, 2012, 10:53 PM
Who is blocking the remote desktop connection?
So I have a PC in my office and I used to remotely connect to it from home but then I installed the fsecure on the PC and I was not able to connect anymore. I uninstalled the fsecure completely and even restarted the PC but still I cannot connect remotely!
I was wondering if there is any tool to allow me trace which process is blocking the remote access to my PC.
Please help. Thank you
Last edited by boyboy400; March 23rd, 2012 at 11:25 PM.
March 24th, 2012, 07:17 AM
Try the uninstall tool....Also, check your Router to see if it used uPNP to set a rule without you knowing on setup.....
"It is a shame that stupidity is not painful" - Anton LaVey
March 25th, 2012, 04:11 PM
Hi there BB,
Bin so please forgive............ which machine was FSecure installed on?
March 25th, 2012, 04:53 PM
hahaha it was installed on the PC in my office and now is not anymore. I used to connect from my laptop at home to that PC.
Originally Posted by nihil
PS. Fact: First, I tried to allow the remote desktop connection in Fsecure settings and I did (maybe in a wrong way!) but it was not successful then decided to uninstall it completely.
Fact2: I just noticed something else has happened at the same time! I had McAfee already installed on the Win 7 system on the PC. Apparently it has a trial period of one year or something which is gone so when I went back to check the McAfee settings I was not able to do that. It asked me to upgrade which obviously I declined and then decided to uninstall McAfee as well and did so and restarted the PC. Still, I cannot connect remotely :| .
The error I get now is " This computer can't connect to the remote computer. Try connecting again. If the problem continues, contact the owner of the remote computer or your network administrator."
The error I used to get before these uninstallations was something like the remote computer does not allow remote connections and contact the administrator or something!!!!
March 30th, 2012, 04:25 AM
What remote client are you using? mswin factory default, virtual, some other 3rd party ware?
"In most gardens they make the beds too soft - so that the flowers are always asleep" - Tiger Lily
March 30th, 2012, 06:04 PM
Sorry I don't know! The PC has Win7 installed on and I have Vista at home so just go to the start menu, type "remote" and click on "remote desktop connection" that's all what I do
Originally Posted by IcSilk
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