Remote Desktop : Connecting to a WinXP machine ?

Vincent Trouilliez vincent.trouilliez at
Thu Mar 16 01:21:28 UTC 2006

On Thu, 2006-03-16 at 01:11 +0000, Christopher Nelson wrote:
> Did you give the account to which you're trying to connect full
> administrator privelages (which is I think the default), if not they may
> not have sufficient rights.  Or if it is the number of accounts, you
> might try adding another user, with sufficient privelages to run the
> remote desktop (I unfortunately do not know what that level of
> privelages is).

I did the simplest install I could : I put the XP CD in VMWare, set up a
single user, me, no password, and that's it. So I guess I (should) have
full administration rights I guess. I can install programs at any rate.


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