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    I was just looking into shared view so people I met can share pictures with me and I was wondering what is the risks that come along with Shared View does this allow them into your pc is it possible to lose sensitive information please let me know. Thank you
    Thursday, September 11, 2008 7:45 PM

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    Hi,

     

    Thanks for using SharedView.

     

    SharedView by itself will not pose any risk to your privacy.

    You have to explicitly 'grant control' of your application/desktop to someone while using SharedView. Furthermore, you can choose to grant someone control of just one application as opposed to your entire desktop. You can also choose to take back control at any time during a SharedView session.

    As a result of these features, the only way you might lose information is if you grant someone control of your desktop and don't monitor them while they are controlling it.

     

    Thanks,

    Manisha.

    Tuesday, September 23, 2008 11:11 PM