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mature working product

Comment by rafraf
about TightVNC · Aug 2011 · Helpful Not helpful 1 Helpful

Its possible to transfer files and clipboard content ( also non English characters) between client and server , and Tightvnc is the only tool that allows this commercially free ,
version 2.04 may-bee not as fast as team-viewer , but defiantly worthy substitute.

Comment by em4020
about TightVNC · Jun 2011 · Helpful Not helpful

With TightVNC (2) Server you can get remote access on a windows 2000 PC, also commercial free
With Microsoft Remote Desktop Connection you can install an RDC-client (1) on a W2K PC. With this client you can look from W2K at a screen from a WXP-PC, but not vice versa. If You want to see and control the screen of a W2K-PC from WXP-PC's you can do it with TightVNC Server on the W2K-PC and TightVNC Client on the WXP-PC. It works, but the access is a little slow.
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Comment by louisvanderwalt
about TightVNC · Mar 2017 · Helpful Not helpful -1 Helpful

No longer open source :(

Source? From their homepage:

TightVNC is:
• free for both personal and commercial usage, with full source code available

Comment by ViTaMiN
about TightVNC · Jun 2011 · Helpful Not helpful -1 Helpful

The same with Tight VNC... Looks like it's possible to use tVNC to connect Ammyy Admin server which significantly simplifies the initial first-session-run procedure as the latter is vnc and rdp compatible.

Please share your opinion if you use such a bunch.