Make a remote connections to Windows Home Server



Windows Home Server may seem like an unusual piece of software, but it’s worth playing around with if you are considering a home server for your Windows systems. You can get a 120-day evaluation version from Microsoft, and OEM versions are available from retailers like Here’s a Windows Home Server hack from Preston Gralla’s Big Book of Windows Hacks. This one shows you how to connect remotely to your home server so you can keep an eye on things back at home. Hack #129 – Link



  • Big Book of Windows Hacks @ the Maker Store – Link
  • Big Book of Windows Hacks–New from Make: Tips & Tricks for Unlocking the Power of Your Windows PC – Link
  • Hack #156 from Big Book of Windows Hacks: strip down your Windows installation – Link
  • Big Book of Windows Hacks #16: a grab bag of Vista interface hacks – Link
Discuss this article with the rest of the community on our Discord server!