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Unable to use RDC


geewis357

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Hi guys I am unable to use RDC to connect to my wife's pc, I used to do this all the time when weused xp pro, now we use win 7. We are all conected though a home network through a wi fi router, I can access various folders through the network but when I try RDc I get prompted to enter the wife credentials (none are set for logon)when I select enter the message "the local security authority could not be contacted" this is now driving me nuts, can somebody help

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Woolwell

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Does this help link text

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geewis357

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allready tryed that, many thanks

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ßeta

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Are you trying to use RDP to connect to Windows 7 Premium or Starter.??

Important note: Remote desktop is only included in the Professional, Business, or Ultimate versions of Windows. Home editions do not have remote desktop.

Windows 7 Home Premium - Remote Desktop

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