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In Microsoft Windows XP Service Pack 2 (SP2) or Microsoft Windows XP Tablet PC Edition 2005, to run the Remote Desktop Sharing feature of Windows NetMeeting when Windows Firewall is turned on, you have to configure Windows Firewall by following the steps in this article.
Note The Windows XP SP2 features and components are included in Windows XP Tablet PC Edition 2005.
By default, Windows Firewall is turned on in Windows XP SP2. Before you can use the Remote Desktop Sharing feature of Windows NetMeeting when Windows Firewall is turned on, you have to add an entry for Windows NetMeeting and an entry for the Mnmsrvc.exe file to the Programs and Services list on the Exceptions tab of Windows Firewall. To do this, follow these steps:
For more information, see the "Changes to Functionality in Windows XP Service Pack 2" document. To view this document, visit the following Microsoft Web site:
http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/bb457151.aspxFor additional information about how to obtain Windows XP SP2, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
(https://support.microsoft.com/kb/322389/ )How to obtain the latest Windows XP service pack
Article ID: 878451 - Last Review: October 26, 2007 - Revision: 4.3