Installing TightVNC for Remote Access

TightVNC is a freely available remote access software program.

Setting up TightVNC is a simple process.

  1. Download TightVNC software either 32 or 64 bit
  2. Run the program select Next

  3. Select Next after checking I accept the terms in the License Agreement

  4. Select Custom

  5. On this page change the file Location and select to install Server, Viewer or both

  6. Default Install leave do not change setting

  7. Select Install

  8. That’s it. Custom Server Configuration settings set below


Configuring Java Exceptions to Run VNC without installing VNC software on Remote client.

  1. Download and install latest Java update at
  2. Open Java Control Panal
  3. Start > All Programs > Java > Configure Java

  4. Select Security Tab and Select Edit Site Lite button

  5. To add a location Select the Add button add both http://ip_address:5500 and http://ip_address:5801