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Claudio,

FYI, this is not true of VNC 4 series servers.

Regards,

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Wez @ RealVNC Ltd


> -----Original Message-----
> From: vnc-list-admin@xxxxxxxxxxx [mailto:vnc-list-admin@xxxxxxxxxxx] On
> Behalf Of Claudio Coletta
> Sent: 28 March 2009 05:52
> To: Pascal Rottier
> Cc: vnc-list@xxxxxxxxxxx
> Subject: Re: Connecting to VNC before loggin on
> 
> Hi,
> 
> 	first of all an indication: there are two password to configure
> in VNC, a "system
> level" password and a "user level" password. A "system level" password
> is used before a
> "windows user logon" (VNC used like a windows service), a "user level"
> pasword is used
> after a "windows user logon". To setup both the password you have to
> use from the "Start"
> menu:
> *   RealVNC\VNC Server 4 (Service-Mode)\Configure VNC Service
> *   RealVNC\VNC Server 4 (User-Mode)\Configure User-Mode Settings
> 
> 
> Bye,
> Claudio.
> 
> 
> 
> > Hi,
> >
> > I'm sure I'm missing something obvious. I have installed RealVNC
> (free
> > version, version 4.1.2) in server mode. But when I restart my machine
> > (Windows XP Professional), I cannot connect to VNC unless I log on
> first.
> > The only way to make it work entirely remotely is to remove the
> password
> > from the user account, so windows logs on automatically.
> >
> > I tried to change the log-on settings of the VNC server to not logon
> as
> > "local system", but log on as a specific user with the name and
> password
> > filled in. But in that case, the option to allow VNC to interact with
> the
> > desktop is disabled. The result is, I can connect to the VNC server
> and type
> > in the VNC password before I log into windows, but then I get an
> error as
> > VNC is trying to display the desktop screen. This problem persists
> after I
> > log into windows.
> >
> > Is it possible my Norton 360 Firewall is interfering? I don't think
> so, but
> > I thought I mention it anyway.
> >
> > Thanks,
> >
> > Pascal
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