How to access your MP while it's being used by the wife - Remote desktop (1 Viewer)


Portal Member
June 19, 2009
United States of America United States of America
Does anyone know of a good app that will allow you to do this if you don't happen to have MP installed on a PRO/Ultimate install?

I've got Home Premium and the Remote desktop server doesn't exist on this version.

I have used TightVNC for years. Free and works. Its good for those versions of Windows that dont support Remote Desktop.


Portal Member
July 28, 2009
I've only ever used UVNC, and if I connect to the rem pc, which has MP on it, of course I can configure everything fine, but you cannot actually load the main MP right? there is no picture, maybe something to do with how the video is displayed remotely?


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  • August 21, 2008
    MP needs DirectX and VNC uses a virtual graphics adapter that optimizes normal Windows GUI rendering but isn't compatible with DirectX.

    Hope this helps ...

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