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howtos:window_managers:vnc [2016/01/23 23:01 (UTC)]
arfon Added Reverse VNC Connections
howtos:window_managers:vnc [2016/02/03 23:18 (UTC)]
arfon [Reverse VNC Connection] ADDED: Don't use local IP
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      RIGHT CLICK on the VNC server icon in your task bar and select "​ATTACH LISTENING VIEWER"​      RIGHT CLICK on the VNC server icon in your task bar and select "​ATTACH LISTENING VIEWER"​
      Put in the IP address of the viewer machine: 192.168.1.34      Put in the IP address of the viewer machine: 192.168.1.34
 +     ​**NOTE** - If the incoming connection is coming into your home network from the internet
 +                (through a forwarded port), make sure to connect to the ROUTER'​S address (the
 +                internet address) and NOT your local address. This can be found by going to a
 +                "​whatsmyip"​ website with a broswer.
  
  

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