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Connect HDMI or Displayport to PC and display output with window (Windows 7, Mac Mini)

To clarify, What I want to be able to do is the following: I have 3 monitors and have all of them connected to my windows machine. The specs are not important as i suspect I will need new hardware ...
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Network Security Compromised (Need Advice) VPN, VNC, XP

I'm running a small LAN with no WiFi. 2 XP machines, 1 Vista, 2 printers, and a DVR for security cameras. Last week I set up RealVNC (the personal version, with no encryption) so that I could Remote ...
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What is the minimum Internet connection speed I need to be able to VNC/RemoteDesktop effectively? [closed]

Title says it all. I know latency and network-hops are a factor, yet hard to shop for. I want to run VNC or NX or RemoteDesktop or whatever, and interact with a machine sitting in my office, doing ...
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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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Hide my RDP state

I have an application (Shoretel Communicator) that tries to be "intelligent" when I RDP and disables some key functionality that I enjoy when I am actually at the computer (like answering the phone ...
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Setting up VNC viewer for remote server

I have a remote server (Unix) that I've used via PuTTY SSH from my laptop (Windows 7). However, I want to have a GUI to run a certain program on that server. I've tried X11 forwarding, but the GUI it ...
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How can I make TightVNC not send Control-ESC to the remote machine?

This question is similar to TightVNC cannot exit full screen in Windows7 but it's not a duplicate. I reinstalled Windows 7 from scratch, and before I did I was be able to open a full-screen TightVNC ...
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Secure reverse UltraVNC connection to bypass firewall

My clients and service run on mostly Windows 7. I need help setting up a secure reverse connection with UltraVNC between me and a client.(Me=Viewer, Client=Server) Here is my situation: I want to ...
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I need to send what is on the 6th screen of a Windows 7 machine to another screen

On a computer with 6 screens attached I need to send the content of screen 6 (it can't be the primary monitor) to another screen which isn't physically attached to the computer. The place the image is ...
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A remote desktop such as VNC but only for input device not for output device

I have a Linux desktop and a Macbook. The thing is I usually use those machines side by side and having multiple mouse and keyboard is confusing. I know I could use ssh or VNC to control Linux ...
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Is there a way to get tightvnc to host the native display :0?

tightvncserver starts up just fine using :1, :2, etc, None of the control the default X Server on the monitor itself. If I change it to :0 I get this error A VNC server is already running as :0 If ...
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Working with Vegas Movie Studio remotely?

Are there any remote desktop solutions that can be used for accessing applications that feature large animated graphics, in particular Sony Vegas Movie Studio? I am aware of TurboVNC. However, that ...
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Remote desktop with OpenGL?

From an Android tablet, I want to remotely access Windows 3D applications (primarily Rhino 3D). Is it possible to have a 3D application send the OpenGL commands via the network to a client on the ...
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Why gnome-terminal does not show prompt in vnc running on a guest in kvm?

I use KVM to host vm (ubuntu). Then I started vnc4server on the vm. The content of ~/.vnc/xstartup is shown below. gnome-terminal in vnc does not show the prompt and doesn't accept any keyboard ...
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vncserver: how deny kill it from user owner

I use vncserver on debian and it works well. I'd like deny owner user from kill it. If I start vncserver from user2, starts desktop of user2.
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VNC Not Connecting to saved connection

I am having difficulty with a VNC problem, it is a connection to a server that I use on a daily basis. however today I tried to select the saved connection and it failed to connect, displaying the ...
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remote access gurus : assistance needed accessing system with vnc stuck on a black screen after video driver update

I have a system I have no physical access to that is booting into the windows 8 desktop automatically. windows own remote desktop services are disabled and the system is otherwise exactly as ...
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Does Chicken VNC support copy-pasting plain text from remote machine to local machine?

I'm trying to get some plain text copied from the remote to the local machine over VNC. This sounds like a basic requirement to me, but I can't find a way to make this work in Chicken VNC. There don't ...
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Droid VNC Server cannot create virtual input device

I'm using a iconBit android miniPC (rooted), and I need to remote control that device over the network. I've installed the Droid VNC app from the playstore, when i push the start button in the app, ...
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how to login to RealVNC automatically(without giving user/password every time)

any idea how to login to RealVNC automatically(without giving user/password every time). like how we can login to putty: putty.ext username@11.222.43.64 -pw password
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noVNC in ubuntu not working

I cloned noVNC to my local vm: $ git clone git://github.com/kanaka/noVNC then I just ran what they said on their README.md Use the launch script to start a mini-webserver and the ...
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Is it possible to paste the Windows clipboard in TightVNC

My VPS provider gave me VNC credentials which I can use to connect to my VPS. After TightVNC Viewer connects, I want to be able to paste my password. There are a number of buttons on the toolbar, for ...
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Disable volume controls in KDE / KMix Without Root Access

I'm using KDE on CentOS through a VNC session, and I never intend for any sound to be used in this session, it is always completely silent. When I have the VNC client open (in Windows) and I press ...
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How to give name to vnc window

I am running more than 10 VNC windows(all are Windows machine). I need to differentiate them by giving them names. In Linux we can use vncserver :XX -geometry 1024x768 -name ABCD In Windows, how to ...
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Screen blank after VNC session

I have a strange problem occurring. I am using UVNC to login to a computer (has happened on several) and just sometimes after I get disconnected (or I disconnect) the screen at the other end goes ...
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Remote Desktop with few options: troubleshooting

I need to remote desktop my laptop to my pc. They sit right next to each other. The laptop and the PC are on different DNS, Subnet, and Gateway addresses. (They are using different routers). So I ...
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VNC : Console does not accept any keyboard/mouse inputs

I have used and configured vnc many a times before but facing this strange issue for the first time. Here are my steps of configuring vnc on Amazon (RHEL 6.2 64-bit, AMI: ami-2fd5441f): Server ...
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Configure Cent OS 6.4 so that desktop persists after closing VNC session?

I want to configure my newly bought VPS to be able to automatically boot into the Xfce window manager and let users connect to it via VNC and still keep the window manager running after the user ...
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VNC viewer does not refresh/update the screen

I have VNC Server installed on Windows 8 Desktop Machine. I havw VNC Viewer Installed on Windows 7 Laptop, I don't know what I am doing wrong but my VNC Viewer won't update/refresh the screen after ...
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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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Max OSX 10.9 Mavericks Messages no longer has auto screen sharing?

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=b905lm4AeAU In the days of iChat you could allow a user to be allowed automatic access to screen sharing. This was great because I could access my parents' machine ...
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Solution for HPC with Matlab and Linux

I have the following problem. I want to install Matlab as root on a remote computer with graphical user interface installed. I've a campus license that can be installed on 4 different computers (or ...
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How to set up x11vnc on freshly installed ubuntu server with no gui?

I installed Ubuntu 13.04 server on my remote server, and then proceeded to use tasksel to install ubuntu-desktop (which means GNOME i think). all remotely. Now i'm logged on and want to start X and ...
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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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buffer X queries by a network-connected gui application on a server

I'm considering running a network-connected GUI application on a server. It typically needs X to run, but I can't run X on the server. It installs but doesn't run due to missing video drivers. I can ...
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VNC unattended Server (No user Interaction)

I worked on a proof on concept a while ago.... whereby I managed to get VNC going in full "unattended" mode... I.e. The VNC Server dials into the viewer... which is running in Listening mode. The ...
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Vnc viewer authentication failure

I recently backed up my data and I had moved the vnc viewer executable from my PC to my portable hard disk. Realizing that I no longer had vnc, I got the latest one, but all of a sudden I could not ...
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regarding swp files and same file opened in different vnc

I have different VNCs at work and many times, i forget to save or close some files opened in gvim. Later, I'll open up the same file in another VNC. Though it'll tell me that it is already opened ...
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Do I need a specific desktop environment to run turbovnc in Ubuntu?

I plan on getting an acer c7 chromebook and installing Ubuntu on it. I don't plan on using a desktop environment much, expect for playing games. My plan is to setup a server with Ubuntu, virtualgl, ...
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Why should I care to set up SSH for VNC?

Assuming that the content of the screen I operate on doesn't contain any sensitive information, does tunneling VNC (TightVNC) session through SSH makes my VNC server less prone to attacks and ...
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Mac connects to server through dyndns loop back instead through local network

in our office, we have several people working with macs. A mac mini with several external external hdd's provides storage and backup capabilities for our collaborative work. Recently, we hired an it ...
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Screen sharing via SSH tunnel on OS X

I have two desktop machines which I would like to do screen sharing (vnc connection) with (Machine A -> Machine C). But I would like to connect via a SSH tunnel on Machine B. How can I do this? Both ...
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Gnome boxes remote desktop VNC

I'm trying to connect to my VNC server with Gnome boxes but without success. I have read the help documentation for boxes and it tells me to specify URL like: spice://192.168.122.1?port=5906; I ...
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2 routers at home- how to connect with VNC?

I have two routers at home. First router is upstairs and is connected to the cable modem. 2nd router is downstairs and acts as "signal booster" for the 1st router. Devices connected to the upstairs ...
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OSX firewall (ipfw?) to allow only specific hostname via VPN or Screensharing

I have an iMac with ScreenSharing enabled & VNC allowed. Remote users (over internet) can successfully connect via WIN (RealVNC) or Mac (ScreenSharing) to remote admin this machine. I would like ...
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Accessing RaspberryPi from network with GUI (VNC on ArchLinux)

I've just installed ArchLinux on RaspberryPi. I would like to be able to connect to RaspberryPi with GUI, but there is no X server installed. What packages should I install to be able to use VNC for ...
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Determining what coordinates I click on VNC

Is there an easy way to determine the coordinates I'm hitting (server-side) with VNC or a VNC viewer? Or a logging feature server-side that'll spit out what coordinates I'm clicking? A VNC viewer ...
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Setting up VNC on headless Mac Mini server

I am trying to do Android UI testing with jenkins using a headless mac mini server as my build agent. From what I have gathered the easiest way to do this is to use the Xvnc plugin, however in order ...
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Connection from Blackberry Q10 to tigerVNC server with “JAVA” failure

Details. Blackberry Q10 Running bVNC PRO from the BBerry 10 App world. Trying to connect to a tigerVNC server on a windows 7 (Home premium) computer (running on a lenovo idea pad z580) I followed ...
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How to programmatically take frequent snapshots of a remote computer's desktop?

I have a situation with 2 computers, connected over LAN with a 100Mb/s switch. I need to be able to "record" the screen of the "main" computer (1200*1600 pixels) on the other. I mean - I want to save ...