All I have a Linksys router and I'm trying to find my ip address so that i can connect to my PC via remote desktop connection feature of XP. I followed Frank's instructions ( posted under Re: true ip address on 8/1/06 ) and retrieved my ip address from logging into my router and looking under the Status tab.
IP address or computer name first, the computer name has the -PC at the end. The User name does not. You also need to enable remote desktop on the client machine via the Control Panel>System> remote settings, enable Allow Remote connections to this computer. It's required that both machines have a password as well. This means that a computer running Windows could access a Mac, and vice versa. However, many built-in remote PC login programs are OS-specific and therefore do not offer such cross-compatibility. As a remote PC login solution, TeamViewer is designed to accommodate the diverse range of devices that are operated by modern companies and remote This allows dynamic IP addresses to be linked to DNS records, which attaches a fixed hostname, like myserver.ddns.net, to a changing IP address. To access the server, instead of dialing via the ever-changing IP address, you would use the host name’s URL. Nov 23, 2018 · 1- I pinged my remote computer by its name from the host via its name. It was pinged successfully and returned to me the IP of the remote. 2- I compared the IP which I got from pinging with the IP number which I already had from the remote computer. THEY were different!
Oct 25, 2019 · Find an IP Address Using the Command Prompt Right-click the Start button or hit Windows Key+X to bring up the hidden quick access menu and select Command Prompt (Admin) or — select Windows
This allows dynamic IP addresses to be linked to DNS records, which attaches a fixed hostname, like myserver.ddns.net, to a changing IP address. To access the server, instead of dialing via the ever-changing IP address, you would use the host name’s URL.
Nov 21, 2017 · Hi all, In Windows Server 2008, using Remote Desktop Services Manager, I am able to right click on a session and click Status. The window that is displayed has details about the client including the computer name and host IP address.
Mar 20, 2020 · When setting up remote desktop connections, it's recommended to use an IP address rather than the computer name, as it could cause problems if not configured correctly.