Probs with networking c$

  geewis357 20:47 25 Mar 05

At present I have a desktop and a laptop networked together using a hub both pc's using XP Pro. I mainly use laptop and accass some files and work that is srored on desktop. The prob is I would like to see the desktop screen on the laptop, I have using C$ but I get prompted for a password, but there is no password been set. Can anybody help.

  keith-236785 20:55 25 Mar 05

you could use VNC from click here

i use this to keep an eye on what the kids are doing up on thier bedroom pc.

works well and each can act as server or viewer.

and best of all, its free

  geewis357 21:15 25 Mar 05

Thanks for that, I've downloaded and installed, but can't seem to use it. When it asks for a server I put in tha name of the desktop but after about 15 secs it says it is unable.

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