The host is XP, the client is Vista. So I can't offer you any ideas there -
sorry But you may want to run the host app as admin or with higher
permissions to see if Vista treats it differently...just a thought
> Do you have a Vista PC set as one of your host PC's?
> I ahve several hosts running XP, but when I try to log onto the Vista
> machine, the graphical distortion of the viewer make it useless. I haven't
> tried turning Aero off could that be the problem?
> "Asker of stupid questions" wrote:
> > GOTOMYPC does not support Vista as yet but below is a workaround that worked
> > for me on beta 2 5384.
> > Symptom - When attaching to your host PC the gotomypc viewer downloads and
> > starts to run but disappears immediately after "Starting Viewer" stage. It
> > appears the viewer is running but you can not see it.
> > Work-around - Before loading viewer, open task manager an be on the lookout
> > for g2viewer.exe. When it appears, right click on it and set the prioriy to
> > above normal. The viewer will magically re-appear. The trick is that you
> > need to reset the priority BEFORE the enter password dialog appears/times
> > out. After that it appears to work quite happily.
> > Hope this helps