Remote Desktop : Connecting to a WinXP machine ?

Christopher Nelson chris at
Thu Mar 16 02:03:46 UTC 2006

On 2006-03-16, Vincent Trouilliez <vincent.trouilliez at> wrote:
> On Thu, 2006-03-16 at 01:11 +0000, Christopher Nelson wrote:
> 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.

Then yes, you should have administration rights, especially if you
install programs, and the answer is probably as Mark Johnson said, and
the account to which you're connecting must have a password.

Christopher Nelson -- chris at
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