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How to do connect to ubuntu machine (remote desktop) from windows machine remotely? [duplicate]

How to do connect to Ubuntu machine (remote desktop) from windows machine remotely? I need to add an account on my Ubuntu machine. Maybe through ssh? Thanks
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Teamviewer - Find out ID of remote machine

I'm connected to a Ubuntu 13.04 Raring ringtail Server, I'm setting up. I've just installed Teamviewer on it (Through SSH), started daemon, and it's running fine. However, I'd like to know if there ...
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User has Sudo access locally but not remotely

I've got a Ubuntu desktop installed as a vm on Windows 2012 server. I've installed Likewise Active Directory to allow domain users to log into the machine with Windows credentials. In my sudoers file, ...
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First connect fails for specific host

I am using rdesktop to connect to a Windows 7 desktop with RDP. I am using the command: rdesktop -g 1800x1000 win3.int.mtak.nl. The first time I run this command after a reboot of the client (Ubuntu ...
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rdesktop into windows 2008 server refuses password

I have an ubuntu 12.04 box and I need to remote desktop into a remote windows server to manage. However, using rdesktop my password is always refused like it is not typing correctly in the password ...
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Remotely Access Developer Desktop Located At Home [closed]

I'm looking for a way to remotely use desktop computer located at home from a laptop from any location over Internet. The Setup: Windows with VirtualBox running several virtual machines (Linux for ...
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Suspend VMWare Player in detached X session

I've got a VMWare Player instance running in an X session that I initiated via remote desktop. I need to suspend this instance so I can run it in a separate session. I can see two solutions, but I ...
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How to Compile and Install Remmina From GIT Repository for Ubuntu (KDE)?

Gentlemen, I would like to compile a version of Remmina directly from the GIT repository, because I need to apply a patch to fix a problem. With the command sequence below I can compile it and ...
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Using Neorouter Free

I want to try out Neorouter as an alternative for Teamviewer or Logmein. I've installed the server on my Ubuntu desktop, opened a Windows VM, installed the client, and I can login to the server. I ...
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xfreerdp ignores resolution parameter

I cannot connect to a server with a custom screen resolution set If I use command xfreerdp servername -g 1280x1024 it connects but the resolution is 1024x768. Xfreerdp just carelessly ignores the -g ...
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Use VPN for only one RDP connection in Ubuntu

I'm not an expert in networking stuff. I have a CISCO VPN connection set up, to connect my computer at my work, using a VPN connection, and Remmina. This works fine, but all my internet traffic goes ...
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cannot view remote desktop using vino if VNC, SSH protocols are used

I can view my remote desktop through Remote Desktop viewer(vinagra) using RDP protocol. But I cannot see the whole desktop but only a part of it. Also if I start vinagra using SSH/VPN protocol,it just ...
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Getting started with VNC

I have subscribed to a VPS service for the purpose of running some remote applications. To do this I'm going to need a remote desktop of one sort or another. With this in mind it was suggested that ...
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Does Ubuntu recommend any tool for remote desktop?

I tried my best to make this an answerable question. Does Ubuntu team recommend any tool for doing remote desktop from Mac OS?
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Using Remote Desktop Client to access Linux machine: Different environment variables and more

I have an ubuntu machine that I used to use with a monitor connected. Now I only have it hooked up to Ethernet and been using RemoteDesktopconnection from Windows to logon to the Ubuntu machine. ...
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Graphical remote destop connection to see the open windows

Is there any wayto pop up all of the open windows in a remote Ubuntu? I am using ssh -X. Any other solution to see the open windows graphically?
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Are there other softwares like VNC in Linux like Windows Remote Desktop Connection Tool?

Are there other softwares like VNC thats is a remote desktop viewer like VNC but connects to the original screen rather than a virtual one. I m using ubuntu and i would really like to have a tool in ...
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1answer
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RDP into ubuntu VM from macbook [duplicate]

I have an ubuntu VM that I usually SSH into, I have admin privs on this box. I need to install some things on the box and I'd like to actually RDP into the VM rather than just use the command line. ...
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RDP windows to Ubuntu: dual monitor possible?

Some older questions here so I'll try again: I'm using standard Remote Desktop Connection on windows to connect to a Ubuntu instance (through Hyper-V) . Extremely simple setup on the ubuntu -side ...
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Windows to Ubuntu RD [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Windows to Ubuntu desktop Remote Desktop? Is there a way to connect to ubuntu desktop from Windows. I'm on windows 7 trying to connect to a remote ubuntu desktop in ...
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1answer
353 views

How linux servers boot with no login?

I am in the process of building my first development server and plan on running Ubuntu Server as the OS. This morning, I was doing some initial designs for it and it got me thinking: how do "headless ...
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Configuring tightvnc to launch a program on startup

I'm following this how-to ( http://ubuntuforums.org/showthread.php?t=541656&highlight=ssh+vncviewer ) and managed to connect to the desktop. Unfortunately, all I see is the Ubuntu background. I ...
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Ubuntu 12.04 how to get tsclient back?

I "upgraded" to Ubuntu 12.04 over the weekend. tsclient (terminal server client), which I used to use all the time here at work, is gone. It was replaced by Remmina, which is terribly unstable and ...
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625 views

Lightest Linux Desktop supporting Firefox/graphic browser [closed]

I am on Windows and I have a remote server with Ubuntu 10.10. I want to use Firefox or other graphic browser on that remote server. The problem is, the server's memory is only 512MB, so I can ...
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Speeding up remote X sessions

I have a remote machine running Ubuntu 11.10 Server, to which I connect via SSH from OS X 10.7.3: Host remote.example.com ForwardX11 yes ForwardX11Trusted yes Sometimes I want to launch a GUI ...
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1answer
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GUI logon into remote system

I'm looking for something similar to RDP for linux. I know VNC, but it does not work like RDP - it just sends images of screen, mouse position, keystrokes, etc. RDP just sends info that I've just ...
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1answer
3k views

How to remote access Windows from Linux? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Access windows box from linux Is there a way to remote access a Windows 7 machine from Ubuntu Linux using RDP (Remote Desktop Protocol)? I use "mstsc.exe" for Windows ...
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OS For Custom NAS

I am building a Custom NAS at home and need some suggestions on OS to use. Here is the configuration I will be using. Intel Atom 1.8 GHz (D425) Processor - (Consume less power, and less noisy) 2 GB ...
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Change permission to mount disk with rdesktop on Ubuntu

I installed rdesktop 1.7 on Ubuntu 10.4 and ran the following commands: sudo umount /media/Tal sudo mount -t ntfs-3g -o uid=1000,gid=1000,umask=0000 /dev/sdb1 /media/Tal rdesktop -0 -r sound:local -f ...
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Remote Desktop on Linux cooperating with Windows

Which Linux remote desktop servers cooperate also with Windows Clients, so I can log onto my machine from Windows standard program and Ubuntu one? Systems: Natty Narwhal and Windows XP, Vista, 7
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I installed Ubuntu on my parents computer. Besides SCP, is there a lazy way to drag and drop movies from my computer to theirs?

I installed Ubuntu on my parents computer. Besides SCP, is there a lazy way to drag and drop movies from my computer to theirs? Should I use a virtual desktop? maybe a nautilus plugin or maybe scp ...
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Can I access my desktop over VNC at a different screen size?

I've already installed x11vnc and have it running well on my laptop upstairs. I can access my existing desktop session with no real problems, it works great. The problem I'm running into is the fact ...
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Connect to Ubuntu remote desktop from CentOS

I have started up a vncserver on my home computer, running Ubuntu 10.10. I enabled the ability for users to connect, and made it require a password yesterday I tested this from Ubuntu by typing ...
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What is a good approach for connecting from by Kubuntu 10 system to Windows

What will give me the best remote connection look and feel, with a step by step guide. I am trying to connect to my Kubuntu system from Windows. I don't need to go the other way. I believe I used ...
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remote desktop from mac to ubuntu?

I'm looking for a program to remote desktop from my macbook pro to the ubuntu VM I have set up on my home computer. I've read chicken of the VNC works but after using it, it seems to be incredibly ...
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Ubuntu: How to share desktop for remote pair programming

How to setup the environment for remote pair programming session on Ubuntu (10.10) securely over the internet? I think that, for our workflow, we need to share the screen, sharing terminal session or ...
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RDP Equivalent for Ubuntu 10.10

I'm looking for a remote access solution (from a machine to the Ubuntu computer) that acts like RDP in Windows, i.e. a user can be logged in on the actual machine, and someone else can be logged in ...
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Fast Free Remote Desktop - Mac to Ubuntu [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Remote desktop to Mac from various platforms (Windows, Ubuntu) I have an old machine running latest Ubuntu. Machine is Dell Optiplex gx260. I would like to know the best ...
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Can you Remote Desktop the Wine window itself?

I am trying to find a way of being able to start a Remote Desktop connection to control the Wine Desktop itself. This is because I am running some programs inside of Wine which I would like to be able ...
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How to connect to remote desktop from Lucid Lynx (with tsclient) to XP (with UltraVNC)

I am trying to connect to my laptop using tsclient in ubuntu and UltraVNC in XP. I open tsclient in linux, enter the laptop IP and protocol = RDP, hit connect and it opens the windows logon, I can ...
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How to VNC into Ubuntu 10.04 from a Mac

I'm trying to remote login into my Ubuntu machine from my Mac following the instructions at this website: link When I try to login, I confirm to allow access on the Linus side, but on my Mac, it ...
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How to do Seamless Virtualization with Ubuntu, KVM and Windows 7?

I run Ubuntu-10.04 (Lucid Lynx) as my primary operating system. I have a KVM Windows7 VM which I use to run a Internet Explorer and a couple of other Windows only applications that I need. I would ...
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Forwarding specific ports to WLAN0

I'm trying to connect to a VPN which doesn't allow HTTP access (or any access really, except RDP). So basically I'm trying to say to my computer, "only use PPP0 for RDP (port xxxx) and for everything ...
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1answer
513 views

How to get started with VNC/Remote Desktop?

I've never used a VNC/Remote Desktop client before, so I need a "beginners guide". I want to connect to my Mac that is at home from another Mac or from Ubuntu Linux. What do I need to do in order to ...
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Ubuntu virtual display ratio

I've been trying - without any success - to create a "virtual" display device configured for 16:9 ratio resolution.. I'm already past setting a kernel option (forgot what it was) for xorg to even ...
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Setup ubuntu for remote access?

I have a ubuntu machine that is not ideal to work directly on the machine as there is no monitor,mouse, keyboard usually connected to it. So I have VNC on it so I can remote access it from my desk. I ...
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How to setup VNC on linux

Is it possible to have VNC running on ubuntu to share just 1 application running on the desktop instead of the whole desktop? Thank you.
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Why is LogMeIn via Ubuntu so slow to refresh?

At work I use logmein.com to do remote support to many users. When I do this on my Ubuntu box, it connects, but then it reloads the page on every mouse click or event. How do I make this work more ...
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Ubuntu to Ubuntu VNC over SSH tunnel

I have a Linux Ubuntu desktop at home, ssh enabled, vnc server installed, router rule configured. It all works, and at home I can connect via the local network from my Mac. From the outside I can ...
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1answer
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Is there a way to set a default “personalization” (window style, etc) in Windows 7 when accessing via Linux tsclient?

I have a Windows 7 machine at work and Ubuntu at home. From home I log into work (over a VPN) using Terminal Server Client (tsclient). But things are really slow with the style that's set on the work ...