[RndTbl] Mac VNC

Bill Reid billreid at shaw.ca
Wed Oct 10 15:33:13 CDT 2007

Is your Mom's computer connected directly to the cable modem or is it connected 
to a router? It sounds like it is connected to a router since the cable modem 
will hand out routeable IP addresses. If it is connected to a router then you 
have to make sure the router will pass the VNC port to the Mac.

-- Bill

Kevin Scott wrote:
>> However, System Preferences on my Mom's Mac helpfully reports that 
>> "Others can
>> manage your computer using the address 10.64.x.y", which doesn't do me 
>> any
>> good. Is there a way to get an IP address that I can from Shaw's network?
>> ------------------------------
> 10.64.   indicates Private IP address,  and a router being used?  so 
> Port Forwarding in that router should be what you need,  but thats a 
> Network answer, I do not know alot about how mac's operate.
> I imagine that there are much more Mac knowledgable people around then 
> myself...
> Kevin
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