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Run Remote Apps on a Network

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Submitted on: 1/30/2015 8:16:00 AM
By: Matthew Roberts (from psc cd)  
Level: Beginner
User Rating: By 5 Users
Compatibility: VB 5.0, VB 6.0
Views: 986
 
     This demo project shows one way to easily send a program to another computer on your LAN and run it remotely. Sound impossible? Actually it is pretty easy. I have seen several questions on how to do this recently on the discussion boards and decided to show and easy way. NOTE: THIS IS A DEMO APPLICATION. I know it has some shortcomings and a lack of features...but simple is better for demos. It works. Feel free to use it and spiff it up if you like. Some possible enhancements could be adding the ability to display an image, play a sound, or print a document on remote machines. Network admins should especially have a lot of ideas on how this could be used for maintenance and inventory. Please read the README before posting any comments or questions. If you ask about something that was covered in the ReadMe file, I will make fun of you.
 
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