I always keep remote desktop enabled at home. The reason for this is that any time my wife is having a pc issue, instead of trying to talk her through it on the phone, I just remote in and fix it. I Recently tried to do this, and to my dismay I found that my internet provider has blocked port 3389. Here is a quick post on how to change the default port in windows.
This is going to be a little bit of a different style post then we usually do on Question-Defense. I have been completely amazed lately at the amount of unsecured web interfaces on the Internet and I figure another post cant hurt. I am assuming every one knows that when you buy a new piece of hardware you need to change the default user name and password. “well of course I know that” most people would say. Well how about we do a little recon and see if that is really true.
It is fairly easy to turn your T-Mobile Blackberry 8320 into a modem for your laptop on Windows XP. Follow the simple instructions below and you will be surfing the Internet from anywhere you have cell coverage in no time.
- Install Desktop Manager: First make sure you install the Desktop Manager software provided with your Blackberry cell phone. You should receive a CD with your Blackberry 8320 that includes the software so follow the step by step instructions for installing the Desktop Manager which allows you to sync your contacts, appointments, etc. with your computer.