Desktop connection remotely from Windows 7 to windows XP Edition family

I have a laptop running windows 7.  I'm trying to use the remote desktop connection to connect to my office.  The desk top is an Imac.  I have partitioned the hard drive on the Imac and am running windows xp home edition on the side of the windows partition.  It is this 'computer' and I try to access it via the desktop connection remotely from my laptop.  Thanks in advance,

Rob

The editions of Windows Home, if XP or Vista (and maybe even 7) may not be the side server to a remote desktop connection.  They do not contain the code necessary to accept the connection.

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