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Why can't I start a VNC session using the randr flag?

I'm using Ubuntu 12.04 (I think it's desktop...) and can successfully run vncserver (which ultimately links to /usr/bin/vnc4server) and connect with my client, and I can also add the -geometry flag ...
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TigerVNC 1.3.1 controll remote machine

I have a local and remote machine, both win7 64, both with tigerVNC 1.3.1 installed. The goal is to connect to the remote machine and see its desktop, and move its mouse, etc. How do I do that? I ...
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Linux session restarts when VNC viewer is closed

I open TightVNC Viewer on Windows and connect to my Linux machine. I am able to connect to the machine and see the login screen. I log in, start a console and launch a command that takes a long time ...
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Problems Configuring the VNC Session for RHEL 7 on Power8

I follow http://www.linuxexplorers.com/2014/04/configure-vnc-server-in-red-hat-enterprise-linux-7-rhel7/ to configure the RHEL 7 VNC server. At the final configuration step "systemctl start ...
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ChunkVNC gives error with new winvnc.exe

I have downloaded new version of uvnc - 1.2.0.1 and copy winvnc.exe to SRC\InstantSupport_Files in ChunkVNC directory. Now, when I use ChunkVNC 3.3.1 Compiler, script stop at UltraVNC Server Property ...
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Force vncserver started by lightdm to localhost on ubuntu 14.04

I am using vncserver with lightdm on ubuntu 14.04 on an amazon EC2 instance. I created a lightdm.conf: # # VNC Server configuration # # enabled = True if VNC connections should be allowed # port = ...
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How to install VNC server which uses USB Dongle

I have a computer which has Mobile Broadband Connection to connect to the internet (USB Dongle).. I want to monitor that computer installing VNC Server... Is it Possible to install VNC and Monitor in ...
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Cannot start chromium on vncserver without --no-sandbox option

I've got server with Debian 7.0 and I installed vnc4server with fluxbox and chromium (same happens on google chrome, though) on it. When I try to open chromium, I get this error: PID namespaces ...
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Can not connect to VNC server on Ubuntu 14.04 over SSL using winsokify

I found this thread: noVNC over SSL, and it helped me a lot. But I am getting an error message. You see my issue is that I get a session to the SSL interface but I get an error stating: unsupported ...
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Remote control Nokia Lumia from PC

Sorry if this isn't the right place to ask.. I can VNC to and control my jailbroken iPhone from a PC, but does anyone know if this is possible with a Nokia Lumia?
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Why is vncserver resizing my taskbar?

I connect to a Windows 7 workstation now and then, that has the taskbar aligned with the left edge of the screen. It's set to a width wider than the default to show more than only the icons on the ...
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Kubuntu desktop not showing after adding tightvnc server as a service

I installed tightvnc. It was working well when started manually. I then made it a service using this post as a guide (Automatically start VNC server on startup). Since then, when I start a session, ...
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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 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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Knoppix Remastering Howto version 7.2 auto start vncserver at boot time

I have tried using the guide in here to remaster my knoppix live cd so that I can get it start auto start the vnc server every time it boot up. I have manage to create the remastered.iso and tested ...
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VNC Server running on Linux machine to access all the terminals open on the Linux

I have a Linux Ubuntu(11.10) box at work, on which I open 4 terminals and execute different processes(my code). I run vncserver on this Linux box, so as to access it remotely. When I login to my ...
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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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Is there a way to get a separate desktop for each user logged in through VNC? [duplicate]

Hi I am accessing my desktop remotely through VNC server/client connection. I used Vino to establish a remote connection. Now the app which I am building requires provision of a different section in ...
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No windows when I connect to my old Mac Mini via VNC

I wanted to reactivate my old Mac Mini (from 2007, OS X Lion 10.7.5) to use it for some server testing stuff. As I don't want to add another monitor, keyboard and mouse to my desktop, I want to ...
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TightVNC port remapping not working for web based viewer

The problem: I am trying to access my desktop from home, but the firewall setup at my workplace blocked most of the ports but a few. The blocked ones include 5900 and 5800 for TightVNC viewer and ...
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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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Why would vncserver not use the xstartup script?

I am using Fedora 16, and I've set up vncserver, using the systemctl method... /lib/systemd/system/vncserver@:1.service: [Unit] Description=Remote desktop service (VNC) After=syslog.target ...
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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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How do I view a VNC Session of Ubuntu Server in full screen window?

I have tried multiple attempts to change the size of the screen but all it does is seem to fill the screen with a zoomed in image. When I run eclipse the app window is too small to see any of the ...
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VNC doesn't work unless Server is running in User mode and RDP session is active

I'm having a very strange issue trying to use RealVNC 5.0.5 on my Windows 7 PC. I can't connect via VNC unless I have a standard Windows Remote Desktop connection open and have started the User mode ...
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Difficulty to enable a remote desktop connection to Ubuntu from Mac

I'm trying to perform a remote desktop connection to my Ubuntu system from Mac. I had installed the vnc on ubuntu and trying to use Finder to connect. The problem is I'm getting a error message: ...
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Is there a more graceful way of listing vncserver sessions than just getting the list of running PIDs?

How do you list your vncserver sessions? This article says to do this: $ cat ~/.vnc/*.pid 5910 6790 16589 21891 ... and many more Using this method, I could write a script to check each pid, but ...
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What is the correct way to kill a vncsession in linux?

When I run the following command in my remote linux box that I connect to from my windows 7 laptop via VNC I get the following : [subhrcho@slc04lyo ~]$ ps -ef|grep vnc subhrcho 20113 19804 0 21:40 ...
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How would I check the version of vncserver on Redhat?

I want to check which version of vncserver I am using in my linux box. What is the command for that? When I run which vncserver I get /usr/bin/vncserver P.S: I am running Red Hat Enterprise ...
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Error on changing the resolution of a vnc session in linux on the fly

I connect to my workstation which is a linux box(Red Hat Linux) from a my laptop(windows 7 machine) through RealVNC . When I am work I use a docking station and the resolution of it is quite high and ...
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Is there some (free) RDC/VNC solution that allows to connect to PC behind NAT without doing router configuration? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Reliable and free remote desktop client and server? Is there a (free) way to set up remote desktop sharing without configuring the router? I'm trying to help a client ...
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How's the latency with Mac VNC on Windows PC using a crossover cable?

I use a Windows 8 PC as my main system, and do some programming with Xcode which I use a virtual machine for. However, it doesn't run as smoothly as I would like, so I'm thinking about purchasing a ...
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VNC server is running but I cannot connect to it using VNC viewer

I have installed VNC server on CentOS 5.8 and it is running, but I cannot connect to it using VNC viewer. I get the following error message: connect: Connection timed out(10060) What could be ...
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How to use 8 bit mode with NoVNC

I've got NoVNC running on Centos 6, and I can connect to it from my web browser without any problems. From some locations the connection is a bit slow, and I'd like to be able to drop back to 8 bit ...
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unable to start vncserver on centos 6

I am trying to start vncserver with the following command-- /sbin/service vncserver start This is the error I am getting-- Starting VNC server: no displays configured How do I setup vncserver ...
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Is there a VNC server that listens to a Unix socket instead of a TCP port? [closed]

I am trying to find a VNC server that can listen on a Unix domain socket instead of a TCP port (normally 5900). I have not found any VNC server software supporting this. I do know what domain ...
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Assisting a user using VNC

I'm trying to help a friend with their computer remotely. He has a version of VNC, I'm not sure which one, so I downloaded and installed the VNC Viewer and Listening Viewer. I ask my friend for his ...
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does VNCviewer need VNCserver (service) running on my machine?

do I have to have VNC service running on my machine in order to use only TightVNCViewer? I want to connect to remote CentOS but I have still lockout and authentication failure with possibility`to ...
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Is there a way to disable copy paste on any VNC server?

Is it possible to disable copy/paste on VNC Server? I would like to allow a user to connect but not be able to transfer files or copy/paste anything out. While transfer files can be blocked (at least ...
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vnc4server on Ubuntu server won't let me log in

I've set up vnc4server on an ubuntu server, and installed xfce4. Even though the vnc server starts (with or without a few X11 warnings), it won't let me connect! Is there a setting somewhere that ...
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How to have Screen Sharing + Firewall without port 5900 open in OS X

On 10.6.8, if you have both Screen Sharing and Firewall turned on, port 5900 is automatically opened in the firewall. This is bad, because I want to access that port via ssh port forwarding and not ...
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Can VNC server be put into a read-only mode

I want to use VNC for classroom training purposes. so I want multiple users (students) to be able to view my shared desktop, but I only want them to view. ie not change anything. I had a look sat ...
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Most reliable remote desktop / VNC for Windows [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: What's the best Remote Desktop Application? I would like to leave a solution on a friends Windows (XP/7) so I can easily help her remotely from my home (With a ...
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Looking for experienced VNC advice for specific control and display requirements

First off sorry for raising a fairly common question, I have done my research but there are still some unknowns. I have a requirement to share a single user's desktop with four clients, where all ...
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The most lightweighted VNC server and window-manager for Fedora?

In my company I am using Fedora computer and I wanted to set up a VNC there, so I can access it from my home computer, which uses Ubuntu. Unfortunately our internet connection is not so good, so I ...
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How do I start/restart RealVNC Enterprise Server for Mac via the command line?

How do I start/restart RealVNC Enterprise Server for Mac via the command line? Perhaps also how do I tell (via command line, whether RealVNC Enterprise Server is running or not)
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What is the default password for the Remmina VNC server?

I am attempting to remote in to my sister's netbook using Remmina remote desktop client on both linux mint pc. I get prompted for a VNC password, but I do not know what it is, or where were I could ...
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Is it possible to use VNC Server Enterprise for Monitor swapping, and establish external connections?

I am considering purchasing the full license of VNC server enterprise: Q1 - I am currently using VNC Free outside my home firewall via first setting up an encrypted SSH tunnel over port 443 to my ...
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Trying to Linux desktop using VNC, getting a different screen

I have a SUSE desktop Linux system running. Now when I am trying to vnc into that system from a VNC client (from a Windows XP box), all I get is a blank desktop with a XTerm running on it. My SUSE ...
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OS X Lion VNC no longer works

I enjoyed using VNC from my iPad to my Mac Pro running Snow Leopard without issues. Since upgrading to OS X Lion, I am no longer able to log in remotely. I can connect, but I now see the OS X login ...