remote access from samsung tab3 to windows 8 laptop

  frostypants 19:53 20 Oct 2013

Hi All, I am new to the site so please go easy on me.

I came across this app remote app for android to windows and I would love to be able to get this to work but I haven't been able to can anyone help me on this one.

The laptop is running windows 8 pro

  meddiejnr123 20:07 20 Oct 2013

Hi there -

Have you enabled RDP on the PC. If you are unsure on how to do this i have found a link for windows 8 below.

click here it is enabled if you can try a test by disabling the firewall an re-running the connection this will ensure it is not getting blocked.

If your still having issues if you can provide the exact name of the app you downloaded someone reading this post may of used the app and come across issues before.

I hope it helps


  meddiejnr123 20:15 20 Oct 2013

I forgot to add even more fundamentally, is it connected to the same network or networks that can contact each other?

  frostypants 15:38 27 Dec 2013

i was hoping to connect to it remotely while i was at uni as i can then use it as a server

  frostypants 15:40 27 Dec 2013

i was hoping to connected to my home network while i was out and about giving me more access to files etc

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