Connect securely to Windows Vista Remote Desktop

Trying to connect via IP address or a dynamic DNS entry from the public Internet

If you try to connect by any name other than the one you used to generate the certificate (in this example, it's "msi-p965"), you will see a warning. You can tell it to connect anyway and choose Don't Prompt Me Again For Connections To This Computer.


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Hi, My Setup: Host: Vista Ultimate at home, published through DDNS Services Clients: Mobile 5 PPC and a Vista Laptop I've tried what you've suggested but i didn't got any Certificate request in my clients (Though they connected nonTheless(??)) And besides that, i wan't to secure my server, making hack attemps unable to connect unless manually (And not online) issued and installed a certificate from my host