I have the FREE version which I DO NOT use for ANY commercial reasons. Mostly I use it to help a friend who is legally blind and lives 1000 miles away. I have been using the free version for over 10 years and never had a problem until the last month. Now, every time I try to log on to help my friend, I connect, and then 20-30 seconds later TV disconnects and show a "session times out " message. I have uninstalled and reinstalled it; did not help.
What the heck is going on?
By the way, I am 77 years old and I do not nor ever have used TV for commercial use.
I use TV to connect to my home desktop which isn't connected to a screen. The desktop is to backup my home photos and files. I also use TV to help my mom with her computer across the country. Suddenly after being connected for one minute I get the error that the session has timed out. If I try to reconnect it says that immediate connections are blocked. It takes about 5 minutes before I can reconnect again. Is there something wrong with my account?
I only use free version to access my home computer for files remotely and the session keep closing out
I'm getting the same thing on my PC as soon as I launch an app via citrix. Started on Sunday and previously I've had no issues for weeks.
Clearly Teamviewer either ignores the forums, can’t be bothered to respond or are so busy trying to fix what ever the problem is that they don’t respond. Anyway, I think trying to resolve this vis the forum is a waste of time. Have a look on the support page and call them tomorrow when they are open. I tried to send the ‘I’m playing Fair’ form, but it asks for your postcode and them rejects a U.K. postcode because it is not only digits.
I am now getting kicked off either computer, one from home or work after only about a minute or so and I've been using the free service for about a year or so! What gives?
This is happening to me too - haven't used TV in a while but now sessions get disconnected after about one minute. I've been a TV user for years.
Hello Support. I have filled out your "reset my id" form 3x now, and i have gotten back 3x that my id can been fixed and the incorrect flag removed. Today was the 4x time i have tried and it is still broken. I am following all of your rules, i am not a business. I am connecting to me literally across from me in the same room, not commercial nor work related. Please do not spam me with the same response about from ester, i need a real answer hy after 3x you are still flagging my account. i tried calling but that tell me to goto your forum. please respond and fix this .
same problem here! the last 30 days have been **bleep** trying to get support to answer the phone or emails.
Hi, I am having the same issue with the session being timed out after 1 minute even though I don't use TeamViewer for commercial purposes.
Could you advise how I can get this resolved or where the 'reset ID' button is?
This is Xiaohang Shao and my account is [removed per Community Guidelines].Because of the corna,I have to stay at home .I need to remote control my classmate computer, and transfer my files to her computer.I don't know why it always disconnect and told me testing the business working, could you help me about this as soon as possible ?
thanks a lot and best regards,
I have tried going through the reset ID 3 times; however, I cannot get past step 1 (filling out the form). Clicking on generate a PDF does anyone have a suggestion as how to make this work?
Again, I have NEVER EVER used TV for a commercial purpose and have no idea why I would get flagged.
Thanks for your post.
If the form does not submit, it means there is an error that was entered on the form.
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i WILL be resubmitting this a 4x time. Thank you
I'm using the free edition to help a couple of friends and family member and recently I get disconnected after only 3 minutes. What is wrong, I'm I being flagged as commercial ? how do we fix this ?
I all of a sudden Keep getting timed out and then it says I'm blocked for a minute, but unable to get back on. This has never happened before.
Hi, yesterday I received that message that my account was flagged as "commercial use". But I would like to explain that it is definitely not a commercial use. I have the free account on TeamViewer for many many years already and everyone that asks me about a tool like this, I always recommend TV.
So, I'm trying to submit a request to reset that and explain that is not commercial use, but the form on the link https://www.teamviewer.com/en/reset-management/. Does TV accepts to revert the configuration? Or, at least, allow me to connect for few minutes, couple times, in order for me to find another way to have access to my personal machine?
i have a question , why I'm getting kicked out after connect to a session ?
a massage pop up and says connection blocked after time out
please explain this to me, what does that mean ? and whats the solution ? how can i fix it ???
FYI i have a free license .
Thanks and regards
im getting the same thing
I am getting the same error and It happened the first time I logged in. Does anyone answer these issues?
I am using the free account as per the agreement of Teamviewer. But as of recent it keeps kicking me out. How can I get this resolved plz.
I'm also getting this message now. I have a free account and only use for personal use (remoting into my personal computers to access my files easily). I have been trying to find a way to submit a ticket, but it just keeps redirecting me to here or the homepage.
Same here, constantly getting re-blocked after waiting for the timer to go down.
This is unacceptable. I have a free account because I just use TV to monitor a home file server and maybe update family computers once a month. At this rate i'm just going to find something else.
Why does the free version now keep timing out? This just started when I upgraded to the newest version. I have used Teamviewer for years and never had this problem. I" am NOT a commercial user. I have been trying to connect to my Aunt who is 95 years old, is deaf and going blind. She lives on her computer and skype.
How can I fix this?? Please!!!
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My free version keeps timing out also and now tells me something about a commercial licence. I use it to support my mom and daughter as well to my laptop when away if need be. Why am I seeing those messages or disconnected?
I have been using the free version for over a year without trouble and within the last couple of weeks it times out within a couple minutes and then forces me to wait before I have to login again. How can I fix this or who can I contact?
Started just a couple weeks ago that business activity had been detected and that I was being limited. Limits the amount of time I can be remoted into the pc then makes me wait to reconnect. Not sure what flag I tripped or how but I'm only using this for myself and family. How can I address this?
Does the free version not work for private use any longer?
I have a personal account that I use only between my brother and myself. I have been using this since 2016 without issues and have been very pleased up until now. Lately I am getting Time-out issues and TV closes after 10-15 seconds.
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