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How do I tell a GUI application to open itself on a particular X11 display port?

I have a second X11 display port which is created by VNCServer on startup (vncserver :1 -geometry 1280x800); and I would like to start a GUI-only application on this second display at startup also. ...
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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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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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Configuring VNC Windows to Linux

Not sure if this is obvious or just plain weird but I'm having a few issues with VNC between Windows and Linux on my home network. I've set up TigerVNC on Fedora 12 and I've got Putty running on a ...
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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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Multiple monitors on UltraVNC

I have UltraVNC installed as a silent service. I now have a dual monitor setup and want UltraVNC to use my secondary monitor instead of the old primary one. I'm running Windows 7. I use the HTTP Java ...
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How do you run a log on/off script when a client logs on with VNC

How do you run a log on/off script when a client logs on with VNC? I want to kill any instances of XMBC running as I log on to a machine. Is there a way to say when a client logs on, run a script, ...
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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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Configure VNC Server on Windows to default to 1366 X 768 for VNC Viewer on Chromebook

I am using VNC Viewer for Chrome connecting to a VNC Server on Windows. The VNC Server is at port 5800 and I have used only default settings—no changes. The default display on the remote machine is ...
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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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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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vncserver default display number

I have a Centos 6 system in which I configured vncserver to manage two different screens: the native local screen (the one you can see through the VGA port) a software-only virtual screen (where ...
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Shell startup files aren't loaded in VNC session

A coworker is using VNC to do remote work on one of our Linux servers and it seems that no terminal session started in VNC loads his startup files. He's using tcsh (I know, I know) and has startup ...
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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 error: “Could not connect to session bus: Failed to connect to socket”

I started a vncserver on display :1 on an ubuntu machine. When I connect to it, I get a grey X window with an error message Could not connect to session bus: Failed to connect to socket. The vnc log ...