• Announcements

    • Reminder - MoDaCo position on illegal content   07/30/15

      ILLEGAL CONTENT I'd like to just reaffirm MoDaCo's position regarding piracy and illegal content in the light of some recent questions / postings. Posts will be censored by myself or my moderation team if the contain or link to: Illegal / pirated / cracked software or sites that host such softwareNintendo emulators / ROMs or sites hosting them (in light of Nintendo's legal stance)CUSTOM ROMS You may discuss and post links to custom device ROMs on MoDaCo, provided the following rules are adhered to: ROMs must not contain any illegal 3rd party software (this includes trial versions included without permission)ROMs must give full credit to the original authorISSUES If you have any issues with this policy, please contact PaulOBrien directly via PM.
    • Reminder: Selling items on the forum directly is not allowed   07/30/15

      Please note that selling items on the forum directly is not allowed by the forum rules. There is a forum for eBay auctions whereby you can list the items on eBay and link to them there. This is the ONLY forum for this type of activity. You may also advertise links to the eBay forum in your signature. Please note that selling directly in contravention of these rules will result in a warning / suspension / ban.

Is there an alternative Terminal Services Client?

13 posts in this topic

Posted · Report post

The existing one works fine, but the scrolling leaves something to be desired. Of course I expect to have to scroll due to the screen size, but it doesn't seem to work as I would expect.

Thanks.

0

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Posted · Report post

The existing one works fine, but the scrolling leaves something to be desired. Of course I expect to have to scroll due to the screen size, but it doesn't seem to work as I would expect.

Thanks.

I guess it's Microsoft stuff and there are no alternatives.

I, on the other hand, use VNC: PTvnc on my Smartphone and intend use it on my PPC too soon.

http://www.parystec.demon.co.uk/downloads.htm

You could try demo and see how it works.

The difference between other and this VNC is that (after you get used to it - and it takes time) you will notice it allows you to do virtually everything, send every key combination, you can press and hold and drag windows - I do all this on my Smartphone using pad and few buttins - very easy and powerfull app.

It can server-scale screen too, of course.

0

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Posted · Report post

The existing one works fine, but the scrolling leaves something to be desired. Of course I expect to have to scroll due to the screen size, but it doesn't seem to work as I would expect.

Thanks.

You might want to try this. I've found that using the 5 'Centering' buttons rather than scrolling has been the best way to use TSC, but it's a personal preference.

http://www.vijay555.com/?Releases:VJFullscreenTSC

0

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Posted · Report post

LogMeIn has a Windows Mobile client.

http://www.logmein.com/

I've used this too. Pretty cool application.

0

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Posted · Report post

LogMeIn gets my vote as well, use it all the time. I find it much easier to use that the standard TS client in terms of control and screen zooming, it also seems a lot faster to me than M$ RDP client or VNC.

C.

0

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Posted · Report post

I'll give another vote to logmein. It works pretty well over GPRS as well. I use it all the time for remote admin.

0

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Posted · Report post

My vote goes to LogMeIn too, its an awesome bit of software...

Not only is it free :) but once I get home, I can wirelessly connect to my home network, power up the pc from downstairs, open Outlook, and then sync all my emails to my M3100 via bluetooth. It saves a lot of walking around and plugging in of devices to each other.

I even managed to watch a slightly jerky video from YouTube last night (but without the audio). And speaking of audio, LogMeIn is a great remote control application for WMP too!!

0

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Posted · Report post

Just been trying out LogMeIn and I got to say it's bloody fantastic in my opinion., unfortunately you can't get sound, but i'm sure that will come in due time.

Just a quick question while on the subject.

What makes for a smoother connection using LogMeIn, is it upload speed of the host pc with software on as well as the download/upload speed of the client.

0

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Posted (edited) · Report post

On the Vario 2 how do you right click on a item when remotely connected to your pc, if you wanted to delete a file say ?

Edited by SONY007
0

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Posted · Report post

To right click use the menu at the top center. There is a button with a mouse icon with an orange left button, click it and the orrange button will become the right one (right click).

Log me in is a godsend. If you've never used it, try it.

0

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Posted · Report post

LogMeIn is a good solution. You may want to consider a hardware solution like RHUB's TurboMeeting that provides both remote access/support features and web conferencing features.

http://www.rhubcom.com/

0

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Posted · Report post

That hardware solution is not compatible with the phone as the specs state,

Remote controller: Windows 2000, 2003, XP, Vista, 2008, Windows7, Mac 10.4 and above (Intel or PPC)

Digging up such an old post, not posting just to give an advertising link?

0

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Create an account or sign in to comment

You need to be a member in order to leave a comment

Create an account

Sign up for a new account in our community. It's easy!


Register a new account

Sign in

Already have an account? Sign in here.


Sign In Now

MoDaCo is part of the MoDaCo.network, © Paul O'Brien 2002-2015. MoDaCo uses IntelliTxt technology.