Enable Apple Remote Desktop like features in Leopard’s Screen Connect

A very cool article over at Macworld shows how to enabled hidden features in Leopard’s built in Screen Sharing to give Apple-Remote-Desktop-like features such as 

  • Drop colour resolution to improve performance on low bandwidth connections
  • Switch between controlling and observing the remote Mac
  • Locking out the remote Mac’s keyboard and mouse, or hiding on-screen activity
  • Taking screenshots