How to Connect a Remote Computer
Say for example we are working with Panther OS X Mac it is rather easier to develop a network. First of all go to the finder and click on the network icon and in the finder windows and enter in the process of networking. Here you have to wait for some time. Then you will observe net groups and the computers would start to appear. When you will click on one of these computers it gives rise to a window where you have to type username and password. If you are successful in completing the correct settings, the remote computer will start to display itself as a mounted volume. It is important that you must know the IP address of PC and Mac for becoming the part of this network. Go to system preferences and click on the sharing then further move on to internet and network. It is time to check the windows sharing start it and share your entire home folder.
How to Connect an Apple Share Server
It is possible to share files using Mac file sharing. First of all go to menu and select connect to server , then it is time to press command k. press next in connect to server window then type full domain name or IP address then tick connect. The authentication window would emerge in the passage of time, now type your password and verify your identification. If it also contains guest access, which is optional it is better to add it and then tick connect again. Select the amount /volume of the server and get connected. Mac OS is able to open or execute the login items right after you connect to your PC. In order to make the sever connection precisely a login item you can also use your Mac OS network versions. These versions such as Mac OS X 10.4 or Mac OS X 10.6 Mobile me will contain the menu and details to develop a network server connection. It is also possible to connect to the Mac server if one knows the IP address of the Mac server. One can access the server files outside the local network if he or she makes use of server domain name. It is really useful for those people who want to connect to the work computer from their home or any other place.
Virtual Network Computing using Mac OS X Leopard (VNC)
VNC is s type of graphic computing which helps in the transmission of the keyboard and mouse signal. Mac OS X a built in support for the virtual network computing. One can connect to the VNC server easily using Leopard system without having to indulge in the third party affairs. This version of Mac OS X provides you with the Client and Server applications. Click the finder and you would enter in the connect to server windows, then enter vnc IP address or name the server computer you want to establish a connection. Tick the connect button enter the login and password you can become a registered client of the intended server by getting permission from the network administrator. This is the simple way of connecting to the server by establishing a client network and make use of VNC network. VNC settings can also go with server settings as well.