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    remote desktop + sky

    This is a discussion on remote desktop + sky within the Technical discussion forums, part of the Broadband Technical Help category; hi all. i am considering moving to sky broadband from pipex. does anyone know if its possible to use windows ...

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      remote desktop + sky

      hi all. i am considering moving to sky broadband from pipex.

      does anyone know if its possible to use windows remote desktop with sky.

      i would need to be able to access the router to open the correct port, has anyone does this with sky.

      i sometimes need to acess my home pc when at my office.

      cheers


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      Re: remote desktop + sky

      Yes it is possible. Sky do not provide a fixed IP, so you would need to use a service like DynDNS. there is no problem opening up ports on the router.
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      Re: remote desktop + sky

      hi thanks for the info, my boss pays for my broadband so i thought why not have sky and get tv as well

      cheers

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      Re: remote desktop + sky

      you'd maybe better off using LogMeIn -an html based remote desktop software package...or RealVNC perhaps...
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