Forum discussion tagged with remote.
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    Question Basic network drive -- simplest/best setup?

    Hello, and thanks in advance to anyone who reads this. I'm working a long-term research project with a half-dozen colleagues. We have a central office with internet access, but I want to set up a separate wireless network not on the internet so I can set up a network drive that will give us all...
  2. TechGirlie

    Question Help a girl out!! Graceful shutdown with a smart plug?

    Hi, I've managed to turn on my PC remotely by using a smart plug controlled through an app. I've set Restore AC Power Loss to "Power ON" in the BIOS (ASUS Prime Z-790P Wifi), so my PC boots up successfully when using the smart plug. However, suddenly cutting the power doesn't feel sustainable -...
  3. slipd83

    Question Can't remote print - HP Smart

    Hi guys, I'm suddenly unable to print remotely? When I'm at home, the Smart app sees my printer and all is good but away from home and using my mobile data or another WiFi connection, all I get is "Printer unavailable." It's like it loses connection to the printer altogether. Everything was...
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    Question Sound card with remote or something similar?

    Right then, my flat is above my shop. In my shop is a PC and I was using old...very old Fujitsu-Siemens 2.1 speakers. I believe they are 14 (+/-) year old. They use a 3.5mm plug into the PC's mainboard jack (not the headphone jack, mind). As the only volume control is on one speaker or my...
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    [SOLVED] Remotely reset a disconnected static SIM connection at property using a backup SIM connection?

    What equipment to use? How to do it? I have an unreliable static mobile internet connection (functions through a SIM card in a router) which I use to monitor my home through a Wi-Fi security camera. There are no other options other than the mobile network for a way to connect to the internet...
  6. DF_

    Working remotely & synchronishing files across multiple HDDs

    Hello, I have a question concerning taking HDDs on the go, and consolidating files. Outline I work in VFX and CGI. I have a studio with two very well-specd Ryzen builds that I use on a daily basis, and at the moment one of those PCs has various HDDs within it that I use for projects; these...
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    [SOLVED] Windows 10 Remote Desktop Help?

    Hello everybody, I have currently run in to a problem with remote desktop on my laptop. I can connect but I just get a out of focus background picture and after a minute or two it disconnects. I am using remote desktop on another PC and it works fine, the main difference being (bar one being a...
  8. FlashGuard

    [SOLVED] Running a PC in another room wirelessly ?

    Hello, I am looking for a cheap affordable way to use a PC in another room wirelessly. I have a gaming rig in one room and my girlfriends as well. She may be looking into working from home as i do. However, we both need a quiet environment to work. She cannot work in the same room as me...
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    Question Where is the power/reset slots for my Z390 GODLIKE?

    Hello all, Where is the power/reset slots for my Z390 GODLIKE motherboard because I want to install a wireless remote PC power switch?? Here is my Z390 Godlike motherboard: I plan on buying this remote control power-switch for my PC...
  10. xerxesaria

    [SOLVED] Streaming to a second monitor

    I'm building a gaming pc desktop. This is going to be situated in one room in my house. But, as I can't move the desktop, and sometimes spend my time in another room, I want to know if there is a way that I can stream my desktop to the monitor in the other room. Or is there another way to...
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    [SOLVED] Remote To RGB Fans Not Working

    Hello I purchased these fans a while back (UpHere RGB Fans), and after about 3 months of having them installed the remote to change the colors suddenly stopped working. I've tried changing the batteries and updating various drivers on my custom pc. I had someone else build it for me, so I would...
  12. GamerAid

    Question Rosewill Nighthawk z-rgb Case remote is not working

    I recently built a new pc, with a couple salvaged parts. I originallt built it with a B450 Tomahawk Max motherboard, but realized that it didnt have an addressable rgb header for the case. So I ordered an ASRock X570M Pro4 Motherboard with does have an addressable rgb connection on it. I swapped...
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    [SOLVED] Access your computer's full power from anywhere?

    Can you access your desktop computer's full power when away from home? (cpu/gpu). Like a remote desktop control. I know you can use some remote desktop control softwares but as far as I know you can't take advantage of your home GPU. The point is when I'm at work or somewhere else in the world...
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    Question Problem with the volume remote

    I recently bought a Trust Tytan 2.1 speaker set for my PC (This exact one: Everything was fine, nice audio, decent bass, but today I noticed that the volume remote that sits on top of the table controls bass now. Everything is...
  15. ap0calypzeee

    Turn on/off a powerbank remotely (more details in the description)

    Hey! I've recently searched for a a remote control for my Canon camera (mine doesn't support having a pre-built remote control, and I couldn't find a usb-mini remote in the market) That was until I've got CHDK on my cannon camera, and it has a script that tells the camera to tell a picture...
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    Question Can multiple users simultaneously remote into a single windows 10 machine?

    I have a very high spec machine with windows 10 installed. Is there a way to allow multiple users to remote access and use the machine at the same time?
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    Question Ways to Remotely Access Your Home PC At School

    So, I’m in a school with a web filter called smooth wall. It gets really annoying at times when you are trying to access a website that has no apparent reason to being blocked -_-. I’m trying to access Roblox Studio.. for reasons, but, obviously, I cannot download it. So I tried using...
  18. LilDog1291

    Overclocking Ryzen 5 1600x vs Using built in XFR

    I have used Intel my whole adult life. I am used to the normal results of beating intel's turbo boost by a handy margin, making overclocking worth it. My main rig has an i7-6700k overclocked to 4.5Ghz (beating the turbo boost advertised by Intel by 300MHz). Now with my Ryzen 5 1600x, I am...
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    hard drive blinking red, HELP!

    My led`s weren`t showing signs of activity so I decided to re seat them because I found out I put them the wrong way some how. Anyway when I boot the pc, the power led works and so does the hdd, sort of... It is flashing red but there is no pattern of flashes. I tried looking in local disc c and...
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    Looking for some suggestions for upgrading my computer

    Hi everyone, I'm looking to make a few upgrades on my PC (motherboard,GPU and PSU). Currently the processor I have is an i5 i3450 (3rd gen). I would like suggestions on a good motherboard (Asus/Gigabyte) between 6000-7000 INR (approx $90-$110) I am not able to identify the chipset type...
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    HyperX Cloud II Headset question.

    So I recently bought the HyperX Cloud II Headset and am pretty pleased. I was wondering this one thing. I used turtle beach x12s for the longest time, which are a decent headset but the quality of this new headset seems like such a drastic change I'm going to have to get use to but I've always...
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    Push \ Pull on Graphics Card Radiator

    I recently purchased a Inno3d 980Ti Hybrid Black which comes with a radiator and a fan and I happen to have a 120mm NF-F12 Noctua fan laying around. I was therefore wondering if I could setup a push\pull configuration for the GPU radiator to try and keep the temperatures as low as possible...
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    Do I have to reinstall windows?

    I currently have an asus A55bm-e with a A8-6600k cpu. I just bought a asrock H97 pro4 with a i5 4460 to go with it. I also got a xfx r9 290. Will i have to get a new copy of windows for the upgrades to work?
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    970 or 990FX

    Most people say the main difference between these boards is SLI/CrossfireX support but the 970 board I'm looking to buy says it supports that stuff. If I'm going to Crossfire 2 cards and may overclock my FX8350, should I get the 970 or spend a bit more to get a 990fx?
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    HELP with Builting a pc!

    I am building a new a pc first time! Here it is: I am from india and spending over Rs.38000! So make me sure it will work and most important give me a link of best video that would help me to build my pc! I can't afford more...
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    R9 280 question.

    I'm bad with components and the like. Could someone tell me if the AMD Radeon R9 280 3GB GDDR5 PCIe 3.0 x16 Video Card (Single Card) supports DVI? Thanks.