Archived from groups: microsoft.public.windowsxp.work_remotely (More info?
XP Home can *NOT* be a Remote Desktop host so you can *NOT* use the PocketPC built-in Terminal
Services Client to control the machine. An alternative is VNC.
Get the server software (to be installed on the XP Home box) from...http://ultravnc.sourceforge.net/
Get the PocketPC VNC client software from...http://www.cs.utah.edu/
Al Jarvi (MS-MVP Windows Networking)
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"PeTe" <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote in message
> Hi All,
> I would like to be able to control my Windows XP home Machine with my Pocket PC. I have tried to
> connect using the terminal services client as it says you need terminal services or remote
> desktop. I have seen reomte desktop in my start menu so i assumed it would work. But it says the
> server timed out. Am i going about it the wrong way? Do i need to install any other software?
> Thank you in advance.