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How do you use Windows Remote Desktop to connect to Remmina?

I have a Chromebook with a Linux Virtual Environment that is a Debian 12 Bookworm. I installed Remmina after looking to RDP to my Windows XP OS. I know that I can connect to my Windows OS from Linux ...
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How to convince Remmina to use two displays in a three monitor setup

I have two external monitors (both 1920x1200) connected to a laptop. I'm connecting to a Win10 (with also two monitors on its PC) via Remmina, with an *.rdp file supplied by Citrix Netscaler Gateway. ...
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How to fix the error of running remmina in xephyr on linux mint?

How to fix the error of running remmina in xephyr on linux mint? Terminal commands: Xephyr -ac -screen 1280x720 -br -reset -terminate 2> /dev/null :1 & DISPLAY=:1 remmina Terminal output: ...
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How to properly run GUI VNC clients on Cygwin

I want to use vinagre or remmina VNC clients but they fail to run: $ vinagre C:/cygwin64/bin/vinagre.exe: error while loading shared libraries: cygvte-2.91-0.dll: cannot open shared object file: No ...
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Cannot reconnect to x11vnc

I have a Raspberry Pi 4 with Raspberry OS 64 bit and have installed x11vnc on it for remote access. I am using Remmina on the client side on my laptop running Debian 11. To make sure x11vnc is running ...
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How to encrypt the password for remmina command line use

When I run the following command, echo "testing123" | remmina --encrypt-password I get the following error Unknown option --encrypt-password I want to encrypt the password and add it to ...
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Debian Remmina to xrdp server: Port open on server, filtered at client?

I'm having a weird issue with remmina remote desktop / xrdp I've not been able to connect from my desktop machine to a machine in the next room for a couple of days. I've been moving things around ...
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use servername for remote connection through opnevpn instead of IP address

I'm on Linux (Ubuntu 20.04) and I make vpn connection using openvpn to my workstation which is windows 10 (I use RDP connection through remmina) when I use my workstation IP address I'm able to ping ...
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What is the highest RDP protocol version implemented by Remmina/FreeRDP?

What is the highest RDP protocol version implemented by Remmina or the underlying FreeRDP software? I cannot seem to find any details on the official website of either project? I am looking to ...
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Debian 10: How can I change the screen resolution for remote desktop with xrdp and remmina

I have two Debian 10 systems, and I am trying to remote manage one from the other. I am using remmina as the client and xrdp as the server. I connect with RDP protocol. How can I change the screen ...
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I'm having troubles connecting to systems under Cyberark via Remmina under Linux

I'm having trouble connecting with some remote systems that can be accessed via Cyberark by using Remmina under Linux. When I try the connection using a web interface, such a web interface downloads ...
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Remmina: Unknown authentication scheme from VNC server: 13, 5, 6, 130, 192

I am trying to set up a VNC connection from my PC (Ubuntu 18.04) to a headless (I can use only terminal) Raspberry Pi zero w (Rasbian 2020) using Remmina, but I am getting the error window: Unknown ...
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Remmina connected to Raspbian, will the session be kept even I disconnected

I just got my Ubuntu connected to my Raspberry Pi 4 (Raspbian) Once connected, from the Remmina I saw a new Raspbian desktop which cannot be seen on Pi screen itself. My question is, if I ...
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Remmina RDP connection problems

Good evening! Could anyone help me with my problem... I'm using ubuntu 18.04 on my local pc and I need to connect to a remote windows 8.1 pc by rdp, using a VPN. I've managed to set up VPN as it shold ...
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How does Remmina sharing folder work? Can I access Linux folder from Windows without Remmina?

I frequently use my Ubuntu and access my Windows through Remmina (remote desktop). On Remmina, I can set to share a local Linux folder to Windows so that Windows shows the shared folder as a disk ...
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CConn: unable connect to socket: Connection refused (111)

I have a Raspberry Pi4 with Ubuntu 19.10 installed and am using it headless via ssh from a Linux laptop. I want access to a vncserver and have installed tightvncserver following this guide I have ...
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How to disable the redirection to Windows lock screen during a remote desktop session?

I was searching a Linux alternative to TeamViewer, for a remote desktop session on Windows 10, and so I discovered Remmina. I understood how to configure everything making it work, except for the ...
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Howto fix outdated backport repository in tails?

i have basically the same problem as Tails additional software unmet dependencies , but cant comment right now. I am running tails 3.12, live version, and adding additional software is not working ...
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Connect remotely using Ubuntu to Win7 from outside local network

I have Ubuntu 16.04 on my laptop and when I travel, I want to connect it to a Win7 laptop on my local network at home, using Remmina. I have successfully made the connection while both machines are on ...
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Remmina pre and post VNC connection commands

There is little documentation on if this can be achieved. My workflow is thus: I connect to my remote machine via SSH, then if I need a GUI, launch TigerVNC server using /usr/bin/vncserver :4 -...
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Remmina accessing /admin account

I have access to two Azure servers. Let's assume that the first one's IP is 1.2.3.4:3389 and the second one's IP is 4.3.2.1:61352 On my windows machine, the RDP files that I've been using have the ...
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RDP from Ubuntu to Windows Server 2012 from WAN

I'm having a problem when trying to connect to our RDP server from outside the LAN. I have a .rdp file and I have imported it to Remmina 1.2.31.3 . Everything works fine when I'm connecting to the ...
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Remmina Copy-Paste issue

I utilize the Remmina software in order to connect through the XRDP service in a remote Ubuntu server. However, I cannot use the copy-paste functions to copy information from the remote machine to my ...
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Cannot login to Windows Server Essentials with administrator

I have Windows Server 2016 Essentials and created two users. Both users are in the Administrators, Domain Admins and Domain Users groups. However, one can log in, the other can't. When trying to log ...
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xrdp immediately terminated session

I'm trying to connect via remmina, to a vagrant machine with lxde and xrdp. A grey screen is shown for 5 seconds then session is terminated. Here is /var/log/xrdp-sesman.log log: [20171026-12:41:30] ...
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Office 2016 applications hang after remote desktop usage

Observed with Excel and OneNote. After watching them via Remmina Remote desktop, their windows become non-responsive and applications hang. How to fix? May be disable animations or any smarteness to ...
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Which login credentials are expected in Windows 10 RDP

I'm trying to set up Windows RDP to remote control a Microsoft Surface Book (Windows 10), being used as a home computer, from the internet. I'm getting a lot of confusing information on what login ...
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Is it possible to connect to remote server using vnc or rdp from within tails?

I am trying to use RDP or VNC from tails with no luck and have been unable to find any useful information online. I installed remmina and rdp/vnc plug in's but connection always times out. I am ...
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What is alt+s doing to emacs in remmina/vnc?

I am connecting to a centos system at work using vnc. The work server runs vncserver and I run remmina on my two local Ubuntu laptops (12.04 and 14.04). On either laptop, I can connect to the vnc ...
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Remmina Remote Desktop Client - Unable to connect to RDP server

I'm experiencing a some issues using Remmina - The GTK+ Remote Desktop Client / FreeRDP/Remmina; such as this: I have to click on "Resize the window to fit remote resolution" to see my RDP session) ...
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Step by step, how do I use RemoteFX in Windows 7 machine (not a virtualized guest OS)?

I understand RemoteFX will allow me to use graphically intensive programs remotely on my Windows 7 machine. I have Windows 7 Ultimate. I also have Remmina (which supports RemoteFX) installed on an ...
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Remmina 0.9.99.1 bug defaults to minimal quality settings - Workaround?

This is a known issue but I'm searching for a work-around. Link to the bug is noted below but in a nutshell, the GUI doesn't change the quality so you get stuck with something I can barely stand to ...
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Remmina RDP key remapping

Remmina is a wonderful piece of software and I use it a lot on my work. The only problem is key mapping. I am really used to working in DWM window manager, which utilizes windows key to switch panes. ...
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Why Remmina closes when we select "share folder"? Linux Mint 16 KDE

Why Remmina closes/crash when we select "share folder" in Linux Mint 16 KDE? Is there any solution to this problem?
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How to run Linux Remmina from the terminal?

I would like to bring up a Remmina remote desktop from the command line. I have installed remmina on Fedora 17 Linux. I type the command remmina which prints up a GUI. It works correctly, I want to ...
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