What is port 5800 on TightVNC?

If you would like to use TightVNC in a browser on a computer without TightVNC viewer, you can use the http://  + the web address and the port number 5800 (which you can easily change).  Example:

On the computer you are working on, go to the control panel, Java, add the web address to the security tab.  Next, enter the web address with :5800.  Wait.  you will recieve a warning, click Run, enter your password and manage the computer from your browser.

Always make sure TightVNC and Java are up-to-date.







About TCAT Shelbyville IT Department

The Tennessee College of Applied Technology - is one of 46 institutions in the Tennessee Board of Regents System, the seventh largest system of higher education in the nation. This system comprises six universities, fourteen community colleges, and twenty-six Applied Technology Colleges.
This entry was posted in Technology. Bookmark the permalink.

One Response to What is port 5800 on TightVNC?

  1. Pingback: What is port 5800 on TightVNC? — TCAT Shelbyville – Technical Blog « John_tech

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )


Connecting to %s