You'll want to post your issue here for discussion: http://social.microsoft.com/forums/en/LiveMesh/threads/
Yes, remote works fine, except via an authenticated proxy server.
YRAGDRAW <YRAGDRAW@xxxxxx> wrote:
>tried all weekend to get Live mesh to take control of a remote pc across the
>internet. The remote PC was added as a device but could not connect. Just
>basically sat there trying and finally received an error saying it couldn't
>connect. I gave up and used Logmein which is also free and worked first
>time. I know its beta Live Mesh but does that facility actually work?
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