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This thread is now archived and closed to new comments. Some of the links and information provided in this thread may no longer be available or relevant. If you have a question please post a new topic. August Apple screen-sharing feature 'Back To My Mac' not working. I tried turning on uPNP but that has not helped.
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Sierra Wireless tech support emailed me this bizarre response which if true, then I will be cancelling the device service and returning it to Telstra: Share Facebook Twitter Email Permalink. All forum topics Previous Topic Next Topic. Was this helpful? Yes it was, thank you No, I still need help.
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In response to sparky Ben Telstra Retired. In response to Ben. Hi Ben. Dotts Telstra Retired. November Regards Paul. Hi Paul, no I didn't, and it seems you can't.
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If program you are using is a remote desktop program it may not work because of the type of account you have with Telstra 4G wifi device. Usually for remote desktop situations you need to have a mobile terminated account but by default most carrier accounts are mobile originated accounts which means only connection originated by device are possible. It is possiblethat the type of the account you have is not allowing the service due to carrier using double NAT setup.
In double NAT set up device has 3 addresses forexample. X that addressis the public address, your carrier then has a private address X anddevice then gives out IP The IP December In response to waynestanford. I managed to get this to work. Once this is done the Mac you are sharing should appear as an icon in the sidebar of the Finder window on your notebook next time you go online.
This should appear as a Shared volume, though you must be logged into both Macs using the same Apple ID. You may be asked for the account login details for the Mac you are attempting to access.
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The contents of the remote Mac will be presented as a list of volumes and shared folders on the Mac you are attempting to access. It may take a little exploring to find the files you need, but once you manage to track them down you can double-click to access them, or to launch applications remotely. If your remotely sited devices are correctly setup as above then they should appear as compatible devices in the Utility.
However, if you want to share screens for example to help troubleshoot a problem use this guide. There are security considerations when using a service like this, so be sure you employ strong — and different -- passwords at every stage of the process, unless you want your Mac at home to become an open book. Specifically this means ensuring your Apple ID, User, AirPort and Time Capsule all use different passwords from each other and that you choose alphanumeric passwords that also use grammatical and other special symbols for best results. Do you use Back To My Mac? If so, please let us know what you use it for in comments below.
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