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Are there tools for tunneling connections over a VNC (or RFB) connection?

Note: This is not, repeat not a question about tunneling VNC over something else, e.g. SSH. That's an entirely different thing. Setup I have a machine M1 on some network segment which is accessible ...
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VNC to Linux from MAC OSx up/down arrow keys not working

up/down array keys are not being sent to VNC from my MAC OS. left/right arrow keys are fine.
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OSX for Chrome Remote Desktop as-a-Service?

What's the closest thing to an OSX virtual machine that I can install apps on and use solely via a ChromeBook or other VNC client, provided as-a-Service, where I just pay for my usage? If no such ...
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VNC Locking Up After Authentication Failures

I have VNC server set up on a Mint machine and need to have 1 or 2 users access a program on the server. It's all working except that the port is getting NUMEROUS attempts to login to VNC from all ...
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URI structure for windows domain

The general structure of any URI is service://username:password@ip.address.or.host.domain The question is: How to enter the "windows-domain" into the username? The next not works (at least for ...
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emacs set mark doesn't work in vnc

I'm finding that the set-mark-command command in emacs doesn't always work when I'm logged in with VNC. When everything is working, I issue the set-mark command and move the point up or down a few ...
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Vnc using port forwarding from windows

In order to vnc from home into my work desktop running linux I have to take some quite complicated steps. I have to first connect to the work server linux box and from there I can connect to my work ...
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TightVNC reverse connection while user can interact with pc

How can i use tightvnc to interact with other desktop while user interacts with his own pc Example-> Vnc process Starts on desktop 2 while User uses 'default' desktop like virtawin multiply ...
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vnc connection from linux to windows ce

Im having troubles while im trying to connect from linux to Windows CE, via VNC viewer. Here is what i can see on log: /usr/bin/vncviewer 10.1.1.57 VNC Viewer Free Edition 4.1.2 for X - built Apr ...
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VNC Server Screen Size - xrandr -q shows mode larger than 1024x768 not available - how to fix?

I need to have my VNC viewer session to a Linux PC display a larger screen. On the Linux PC I am VNC'd into, the command xrandr -q shows only 4 modes available, the largest being 1024x768. Comparing ...
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How to join a Windows Remote Desktop Connection session?

A remote worker is RDC-ing into a Win7 PC in my LAN and I need to connect occasionally and collaborate with him inside his session, from a Mac. The hacks that allow multiple RDC clients per session ...
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VNC with user queue [closed]

I'm searching for a VNC with a queue. Ie, when someone connect to a desktop and someone is already there, it would add him to a queue, warn the existing user and then, when he releases control, tell ...
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VNC Connection: Bypassing Firewall Using VPS

I have a friend who lives far away and needs technical support. So far I've been unable to diagnose the problem over the phone, so I was looking to use a VNC connection to remotely troubleshoot his ...
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SSH and VNC to Windows 7?

I would like to know if it is at all possible to utilize cygwin and VNC to create a RDP server that would be unknown to someone if they were to steal my computer. My thoughts for doing this come from ...
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Remote Access without Teamviewer or Hamachi - Part 2 of 2

INTRODUCTION This discussion is a continuation from here: superuser.com/questions/610383/remote-access-without-teamviewer-or-hamachi/610396?noredirect=1#comment755389_610396 I want to remotely and ...
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Crossing networks with PC laptop and Mac Mini…Screen Sharing with Server Blindness?

I know there are ways to use VNC or TeamViewer to control a mac mini remotely. These solutions appear to involve the Mac Mini getting settled onto a network. Then--while it's connected to a ...
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virtual-manager vnc connection failed

I am trying to set up a virtual machine in CentOS, with virt-manager. When I was creating a new machine, i was promoted the following message. Unable to complete install: 'internal error Process ...
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vnc via ssh tunnel: channel 3: open failed: connect failed: No route to host

I was used to connect from A to a system B through vnc with ssh tunnel via C. I do the following: In B I start the vncserver: vncserver and let's say I get the :12 In A I open the ssh tunnel: ...
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VNC Server + no monitor + reboot = blank screen in VNCViewer until monitor is attached

I am running RealVNC Server free on a Windows 7 Ultimate x64 machine. The server machine has an ATI Radeon 57xx series graphics card and no onboard video. I intend for this machine to not use a ...
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vnc through another server

I have been reading examples here and I'm obviously getting something wrong. So, please show me or direct me to an answer here that explains how to do the following: I have three computers, A, B, and ...
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Why can't I create VNC sessions?

When I type vncserver, I get the error below. Can anyone tell me why am I getting this message? I don't see any problem on xstartup. /home/tello/.vnc>vncserver Couldn't start Xvnc; trying ...
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Streaming your Linux desktop to a dynamic image in a browser window for anyone to see

I am trying to share the contents of a web page viewed on one computer and make it available to many computers in a simple to consume format via a browser. I would like to avoid java or other things ...
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Running vnc on an X applications window?

I wanna run an VNC server but have it restricted to a certain window. Any ideas on how I would do that? Thanks
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What does a display “Mirror Driver” do?

I have two mirror drivers showing up in Device Manager (in Windows), from RealVNC and UltraVNC. What exactly does a mirror/hook display driver (adapter?) do? I'm curious about the actual mechanism(s) ...
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vnc connection through ssh tunnel and public keys authentication

I am trying to vnc connect from A to B through ssh tunnel via C. I cannot connect directly from A to B via ssh. A and C connect through ssh with password authentication. C and B connect through ssh ...
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Switching windows in VNC client (vinagre)

I am on a Linux system and connect to a computing cluster (also running Linux) through VNC, I use the VNC client vinagre. I would like to switch between windows in the VNC client with Alt + Tab, but ...
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X11VNC server system resources usage optimization

My config file: start on login-session-start script /usr/bin/x11vnc -xkb -noxrecord -noxfixes -xdamage -auth /var/run/lightdm/root/:0 -rfbauth /path/to/pwdfile -display :0 -forever -wait 4 -defer 1 ...
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Run Vino on Fedora 18 from boot

I've installed Fedora 18 and Vino (for VNC) and I would like to be able to connect via VNC even before the user is logged in. I've tried SSHing into the machine (which I can do before logging in) and ...
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vncserver not working in xubuntu 13.04

I installed xubuntu 13.04. I then wanted to remotely connect to it from a windows box (not desktop sharing but just desktop viewing). So I installed vnc4server on the xubuntu box. The configuration ...
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VNC - How to share only certain part of screen?

Is there a VNC Server able to share only a certain region of the screen and not the whole one / single application?
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VNC: connection timeout

I have realvnc, the vnc server was giving some errors yesterday but i fixed them. I forwarded my ports My settings are correct Still i get connection timeout I turned off my ...
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list active VNC connections from terminal

I am looking for a way to list all the active VNC connection to a machine. I know I can get all the active connection of the machine by running netstat -na but I don't know how to filter just the ...
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Allow multiple users to simultaneously access different Virtual Machines created in Virtual Box installed in Ubuntu

I want to setup a Ubuntu Virtual Box having different Windows version, and allow multiple users to remotely access the desired window machine from their own Ubuntu Installation simultaneously. I've ...
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Why am I unable to select text in VNC?

Of late I am facing a weird issue. When I finish selecting text, the very next moment they are automatically deselected! Sometimes they remain selected but when I try to right click to bring context ...
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How do I prevent VNC from automatically coping selected text?

Whenever I select any text the text is immediately copied to the clipboard without me explicitly issuing copy text command. How do I fix this bug or feature? I am using RealVNC client. The server is ...
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How can I force VNC server to use GNONE 3 fallback mode in Fedora 17?

I set up VNC server on Fedora 17 but when I login the GNOME 3 session is completely unresponsive. How can you force VNC server to use the GNOME 3 fallback mode?
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Remotely access a Raspberry PI

I was wondering how I can access my Raspberry Pi outside my home network. I can VNC through a SSH tunnel over my WIFI internally but I could never manage to do it externally. Is it something to do ...
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Restart VNC on the same display from child script

I'm trying to write a script or program that is indented to be run by a normal user within a VNC session. The script queries the VNC server and some other system features and depending on certain ...
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Centralized VNC

Is there any VNC solution, that has central VNC server, where all clients VNCs connecting and administrators has her own viewers and can see who is connected to VNC central server and can in few click ...
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Troubleshoot ssh -X a lot less responsive than VNC

I need to work on a GUI on a remote Linux (CentOs) server (I measured with iperf a ~8Mbits/sec connection between these two machines). I always used ssh -X instead of VNC for this since: I need to ...
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Application streaming using VNC

From what I have researched, VNC seems like a great tool for remotely accessing desktops. Could someone, please tell me, if it is possible to stream stand alone Linux applications using VNC? ...
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Vnc and ssh tunnelling not working

I am trying to access my work computer (server C) via vnc. I have root on this machine. I can't access it directly so I have to go via server B. I have done the following steps. First on my local ...
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VNC Port Forwarding with DD-WRT

I am having issues with accessing my PC via VNC externally. I have read various documentation and forums with people having the same problem, but am still stuck. I am able to log in to my VNC ...
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Xvnc via systemctl : how to use “xhost +”

I would like to run Xvnc on Fedora 16 as a service. Not vncserver, given that carries the weight of a full window manager, but just Xvnc to start X. I would also like "xhost +" to run on the X ...
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Autohotkey: remap dead key+letter combination

I'm trying to use Autohotkey to map ´+a to something different than the á that is expected in my Spanish keyboard. This thread gives me the impression that it is not possible, but I'm just a ...
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Not able to login in VNCViewer

I created new user in Linux VM from root user with Putty. And closed Putty session. I login with my new user. I run command vncserver -geometry 1800x900 it gave some session id like : ...
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VNC Server in Client Web Browser?

I see a lot of solutions such as noVNC, Flashlight VNC, etc, that implement a VNC client in the web browser, but are there any solutions that implement a VNC server in the browser, client-side, ...
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Raspberry Pi Fedora 18 ARM Remix Remote Desktop from Windows 7

I've installed the Fedora 18 ARM Remix for Raspberry Pi onto the SD card of my RasPi (type B). When connected by HDMI, Fedora and XFCE4 come up fine and without the HDMI i'm able to login through SSH ...
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uvnc - connecting to a nat without port forwarding

How can I connect to a vnc server from outside of that LAN without setting up port forwarding,m assuming there are no ports blocked. I have the network IP and the PC's ip on that network. I've ...
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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 ...