Become The Solution Chicago Logo

Become The Solution Chicago Logo

Search Become The Solution:

Fix: Remote Desktop Can't Find The Computer

Fix: Remote Desktop Can't Find The Computer
If you try to Remote Desktop to a Windows host by host name, you may receive the following error


Remote Desktop can’t find the computer “ “. This might mean that “ “ does not belong to the specified network. Verify the computer name and the domain that you are trying to connect to.


 

Solution:

The error is most likely related to your DNS server for the specific domain being unavailable. To confirm, try to ping the host name by it’s IP if you know it. All else fails, verify the DNS zone is accessible in DNS manager.

Related Posts

 

Comments

Swatee on Tuesday, 25 July 2017 00:49

But if we don't have the IP of the machine. Then what to do?

But if we don't have the IP of the machine. Then what to do?
Guest
Sunday, 04 December 2022