Thank you for information, have set user account to have no password but remote desktop still requires user name and password, I think the problem has been caused by a software update as I only use 4 passwords and 3 user names to access computer systems. I have tried all permutations and I still can not access the remote computer. If you can offer any other suggestions I would be extreamly grateful.
"have set user account to have no password but remote desktop still requires user name and password,......"
That's how it should. You can only connect to a Remote Desktop host with an account that is password protected. If RD didn't insist on that then it's likely your remote PC would be hacked into in no time at all.
When you you're next at the PC in question, make a note of the username and assign a password. Check too that RD is enabled. If there are other issues then post back for further advice.
Have tried your suggestions and down loaded TightVNC, Teamviewer, and Logmein. They all appear to only allow acces to the remote computer via the internet. All I want is to acces my remote computer via the home ethernet wired network the remote computer does not have a keyboard, mouse or display. When windows Remote Connection worked it was fine did exactly what I wanted.
"the remote computer does not have a keyboard, mouse or display...."
Sorry Derek, but you're going to have to connect all those things to the computer before you can start trying to fix anything.
"When windows Remote Connection worked it was fine did exactly what I wanted."
As I suggested yesterday, everything was probably working fine until you removed your Windows account password, so, because Remote Desktop can only connect to password-protected accounts, you've found yourself locked out.
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