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Remote VNC session as local x-session

So i seek for a way to make VNC as more comfortable as possible. I have Linux mint + kde on both home at work. When i use vncviewer and try to use most of hotkeys like ALT+TAB and others, of course ...
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Mac mini hangs onssh, until VNC connects

I have a bit of a weird problem with my new mac mini I tried logging in via ssh today, but it just hangs before password promt. I thought that it was weird, because i have made it possible to ssh to ...
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VNC Viewer: Timed out waiting for a response from the host computer

I have VNC Server installed on my OS X 10.11 El Capitan as virtual machine on my VMware Workstation 12 Pro running on Windows Server 2012 R2. But when i try to connect to it with VNC Viewer, it says: ...
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SSH tunnel through two servers not asking for authentication for second server

I am trying to setup a SSH tunnel for VNC that goes through two servers as follows: windows -> gateway -> server -> destination I have a VNC server running on destination on :5901 ...
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How to get SSH tunneling to work in Macintosh OSX El Capitan?

I upgraded from Yosemite to El Capitan, but now SSH tunneling appears to be broken. Before upgrade, I could tunnel my VNC session from another computer using the app SSH Tunnel Manager, but after ...
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Can Windows be set to not prompt the local user for a password after a remote desktop user has logged off?

I have a Windows machine that I use as an HTPC and server. I sometimes log in to it using Remote Desktop, using the same username/password of the user who is normally logged in. After I end the RDP ...
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Setting display resolution beyond 1024x768 with headless Windows 10?

I have a Windows 10 desktop that I run headless. When I plug in a display, it correctly uses that display's native resolution. When I disconnect the display and connect to the computer over VNC, the ...
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Cannot connect to xrdp

When I am connecting to my XRDP (xubuntu 14.04) I see the login screen, I am entering username and password and it trying to connect. Then I see following screen: and the session closes ...
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Full Ubuntu 15.04 desktop (Unity) under VNC

I have tigervnc working 100% well. What do I have to write in my .vnc/xstartup file so that a FULL Ubuntu desktop comes on? I want to include: The proper application-dependent menu bar at the top ...
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VNC black screen

I start vnc client on remote computer with command "x11vnc -display :2". Then I try to connect to it from my local computer with command "xvnc4viewer" then it asks for server name and eventually shows ...
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Cannot connect to VRDE session

I'm trying to connect to a headless virtual machine, but the connection keeps on being closed: $ rdesktop 192.168.1.8:5012 Autoselected keyboard map en-us ERROR: Connection closed VRDE seems to be ...
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What protocol does TeamViewer use?

I was just teaching someone a little about SSH & VNC. I said I'd show him some things with TeamViewer. Then he asked me "Soo.. is this a VNC client? And I wasn't sure. What protocol does ...
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Vinagre host key?

Does vinagre (Remote Desktop Viewer) has host key, usually it is "Right Ctrl"? This is helpful to switch between remote keyboard shortcuts and host keyboard shortcuts. I use this program frequently ...
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Remote Installation of msi package over non domain network (windows)

I'm currently trying to audit our large (180+ sites) company and have been given a client to install, which I have both .msi and .exe installers for. The problem is, with about half these sites ...
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iPad VNC client that updates mouse position when it changes on the server?

I am looking for an iPad VNC client that has the mouse update setting either on by default or configurable. My goal is to use an old iPad as my monitor for my Raspberry Pi. I want to use the mouse ...
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How to View your Virtual Fake Monitor?

So I manage to create a virtual fake monitor (number 2) in Windows7. I even tried VLC media player to stream and view it but it seems so slow. any other suggestions? i also tried vnc, but some of them ...
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VNC in Kubuntu (KDE) 14.04 to inactive screen session?

I'm running Kubuntu 14.04. I have two KDE sessions logged in with two different users (alpha and bravo). In other words, I booted up, logged in as alpha, then clicked "Switch User" in the K start ...
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Is there a KVM solution where I can view and control multiple devices on a running computer? [closed]

I am looking for a Keyboard Video Mouse control to control multiple computers. Instead of the traditional way of time multiplexing a real monitor / keyb / mouse, I would like to see all the screens as ...
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Does local VNC over a cellular tether consume data?

My girlfriend and I do a good bit of VNC screen sharing on our Macs while working. We like to go work in coffee shops, but sometimes we don't have the best of internet connections. We currently have a ...
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Could not remotely control PC when doing certain stuff

I'm using the newest version of tightvnc, I have no problems accessing some PCs but when i'm trying to install something or change something like registry keys I suddenly can't give any input, mouse ...
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(VNC) port opening issue on windows 7

I want to be able to access my pc with VNC from a remote location. Because my pc is behind a router (TP-Link WR841N) with NAT enabled, I've forwarded the the required port (5900) to my pc's local ...
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Access local USB port from remote machine via TightVNC?

Is there a way to "mount" a USB port on my local machine port onto my remote machine via TightVNC? I am doing this so I can plug in my Android phone to my local machine and my remote machine will be ...
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VNC server on a Tails installation?

Can I install a VNC server on a Tails installation ? I want to have a dedicated box with tails that I can connect to using a laptop for video and input/output.
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CentOS 7 server Trying to install GUI

I ordered a VPN 12 gb ram, 6 cores etc. For testing and educational purposes First i take only a SSH console connection nothing more. I install first VNC Server via command line. and all worked ...
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How to share putty session/screen with others in same network?

I am working on a windows machine which connects to Linux server, and I feel need of sharing my Putty session (for linux server) with others in my team (remotely located). All of us are in same ...
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TightVNC with Linux Mint & LXDE xstartup config

I have a Linux box running Linux Mint 17.2 x64 with xfce. For the life of me, I cannot get a proper GUI interface running when I log in to a new session via tightvnc. I always have a grey screen with ...
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Google Chrome on a fresh CentOS 7.1 not starting up

I am having a bad time trying to run Chrome on my CentOS 7.1 server. I know, it does not have a screen, it's a server. But I installed GNOME anyway and using VNC I can see the screen on a remote ...
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Why is VNC slow to display the initial frames?

I have a Windows 7 PC running a VNC server, and a Linux (CentOS 7) machine. The Windows 7 machine runs a batch script wrapped around plink to maintain an outgoing SSH tunnel to the Linux machine, with ...
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TightVNC External Remote Access Raspberry Pi [duplicate]

I am running into some trouble accessing my Raspberry Pi (running Raspbian) from my WAN IP. TightVNCserver is installed and running on port 5901 on the Raspberry Pi. Port forwarding is enabled on ...
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Make RDP & VNC work within home LAN network?

I just need to open up posts/ forwards/ triggers on both Routers, not sure exactly HOW: RDP: 3389 VNC: 5900 I've already tried a few googled tutorials. It's not working. The machines can access ...
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Local password for remote connections

By default you log in to your PC and then connect a remote like Team Viewer or VNC. But problem with VNC is that you have a unencrypted login. So I thought I would have a last stop at my PC to force a ...
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Show same vnc session extended on two monitors

Is there a way to have windows from the same vnc session on two monitors with different resolutions? Full screen just destroys the page because my monitors are different sizes. I basically want to ...
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VNC Send Apple Mac Cmd-Tab (Switch App) From Windows to OSX

How can I send a cmd + tab message to a Mac from a windows client? I'm using Ultra VNC.
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How to use multiple monitors to display multiple workspaces with vnc?

I know this question may have been answered/asked before, but I haven't been able to find a definitive answer, so here I go and apologies if this is a repetition: Q. I have a vncserver running on a ...
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Correct C2S for connecting to tightVNC over BitviseSSH 22

The server is running both Bitvise and tightVNC with the default installation options, that is Bitvise listens on 22 and tightVNC on 5900. ref: https://www.bitvise.com/remote-desktop The bitvise ...
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A script that will make a Mac join specific WiFi network and enable remote login/management

I have physical access to a Mac Pro, but it has no monitor and I want to access it remotely. I don't know what state the Mac was left in (network connection, sharing prefs, etc). I am pretty sure I ...
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Need help setting upo Fedora (or CentOS) networking where VMs are bridged to external network cards

I have a RedHat style linux machine (currently running Fedora 21) which is host for a variety of virtual machines with variety of guest operating systems. It is essential for my purpose that the ...
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Is there an issue to be fixed when traceroute consistently prints a line with “6 * * *”?

I am trying to figure out why I am having trouble reaching a particular website from my Mac OSX Yosemite. The service provider suggested that I run a traceroute, when I do, regardless of the ...
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VNC black screen for new user

I use useradd to add a new user, everything is fine. But when I log in vnc shared screen, it only gives me a black screen without a graphic desktop. The system is Fedora 20. I believe it is because ...
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Screen Sharing with Linux Machine Through Login Server — OSX Yosemite

I have a specific question pertaining to how I can work remotely using my Mac. The group I work for requires you to go through a "login" portal (a machine that you have to ssh to before accessing any ...
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How to setup firewall ports via logon script

I work as IT suport for public service. We use domain controller and logon scripts. These scripts are pretty helpful, since they can automatically install printers and add network folders as local ...
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ESC and Backspace not working in VirtualBox on Windows host via VNC

I have run into a strange problem. I have a remote host running Windows 7. A VirtualBox VM instance is running Ubuntu. The host runs a TightVNC server. The Ubuntu desktop is also VNC-enabled. On a ...
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Why do i have to place new Windows Manually

I have an vncserver and connect to it with "TightVNC Viewer" Always when i new Window opens i have to click first to place the window, before my process continues: Why is it? And can i avoid it?
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cant bridge vmware to Microsoft virtual WIFI adapter

HOST:win7x64 GUEST:debian 7(kali) There is microsoft virtual wifi miniport adapater on the host i use it like AP which my tablet is connecting. I'm want bridge this virtual adapter to guest ...
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I'm looking for a way to control an iOS device with a Mac and execute pre-defined touch macros

I'm looking to perform automated testing on an app so I don't have to sit in front of my phone and perform the same repetitive tasks. One thought is to use a VNC solution to connect with the iPhone, ...
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how to cancel keyboard P key, shortcuts to changing resolution on gnome through NX (nomachine)

I don't know why, but suddenly, after connecting to a gnome-session through NX, every time when I press (lower case) p, the session changes resolution (instead of just printing 'p' on the screen). ...
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How to upgrade xrandr in ubuntu 14.04?

While trying to change resolution in VNC using: xrandr --fb 1440x900 I get the following error: xrandr: Server RandR version before 1.2 trying to "apt-get" it, the result suggests to install ...
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RealVNC Viewer: How can I escape from the remote desktop screen by using keys?

I often use RealVNC Viewer to connect to remote VNC desktops served by RealVNC Server, Tight VNC Server, X11VNC... etc. When connected, all pressed hotkeys are passed to (captured by) the remote ...
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Can Gnome act as thin client?

I'm wondering if Gnome can be used like VNC. Can the window manager be run on linux box A to work with linux box B? I'm editing some videos, and the system I'd like to use is headless. So if I could ...
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Can I restrict VNC connections by SSH key or login ID?

I want to offer friends access to the X desktop on host "foo" for collaboration, but only at certain times; meanwhile, I want to access that desktop myself at any time. I have set up SSH port ...