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Remote Desktop And Remote Connection Settings

  1. #1


    Posts : 20
    Windows 8.1

    Remote Desktop And Remote Connection Settings


    What settings/services need to be changed/stopped to keep other
    computers from accessing my system through an unwanted remote
    connection ?

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  2. #2


    Posts : 22,581
    64-bit Windows 10


    Hello BEJ,

    Unchecking the Allow Remote Assistance connections to this computer box, and selecting the Don't allow connections to this computer options in the "First" section of the tutorial below will prevent this for you.

    Remote Desktop Connection (RDC) - Network - Windows 7 Help Forums

    Hope this helps,
    Shawn
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  3. #3


    Posts : 20
    Windows 8.1


    Thank you for the quick reply.
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  4. #4


    Posts : 22,581
    64-bit Windows 10


    You're most welcome.
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