Tag Archives: Remote Assistance

Remote Assistance: Take Control Without Permission

By | August 2, 2007

I hate when you try to remote into help some one and they are not at their desk.
This er… hack will allow you to take control of users computers without asking for permission.
I figured out one line but needed help from Lewis Roberts for the other change.
You must be a member of the remote helpers group, you can add this via Group Policy.

Configure Remote Assistance via Group Policy

By | February 1, 2006
Remote assistance is a new feature available in the Windows XP Operating Systems.  This can be very useful in offering assistance to your remote clients because it allows you to see the users desktop while they are using it, therefore allowing you to be able to walk them through how to do something. This article describes how to set up remote assistance in an Active Directory enviroment.