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UltraVNC cannot control the screen, but macOS Screen Sharing can

Environment: Server: Windows 10 Pro (x64) PC running UltraVNC Server 1.2.2.3 and Kaspersky Internet Security 19.0.0.1088(d). Clients: macOS 10.13.6 connecting via (built-in) Screen Sharing; W10 Pro (...
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Install and Configure TigerVNC on macOS

I've been looking for a new VNC server and came across TigerVNC. I'm trying hard to read the documentation to install, it's totally command line based and I'm a bit stuck. I've searched for others ...
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RealVNC GPO Install not showing in systray

Have installed RealVNC 6.3.2 on a test PC using the GPO Computer Configuration. However when it is deployed to the test machine, I can see VNC Server in the start menu (doesn't produce any dialog box ...
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SSH port forwarding for VNC on remote server with agent forwarding

Trying to connect to a remote VNC server, such as one would with an SSH tunnel: ssh -L 5901:127.0.0.1:5901 -N -f -l username server_ip_address However, the VNC server can only accept connections ...
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Continuous VNC listening mode on Ubuntu

I need a remote access to a server in a subnet where I cannot set any NAT. I read about the VNC listening mode where the server actively try to connect to a known client. This can be a good solution ...
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Can I use VNC to control RDP sessions on Windows?

I would like to control RDP remote sessions on a Windows Server 2016 machine with VNC server. I tried tightVNC and UltraVNC, I use host:display syntax to connect but I can only see the "Console" ...
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TigerVNCServer add resolutions to configuration

I have googled this for hours and can't find the solution I am looking for. I want to add more resolutions to VNC but I don't want to have to remember to start vncserver with -geometry or -randr. I ...
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Virtualbox Guest not Resizing correctly after TigerVNC Installation

I created a VirtualBox (Version 5.2.4) CentOS 6.9 x64 guest machine, and replicated it to have three identical machines with a base configuration. All three machines (being identical) resize ...
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Remote desktop not visible over LAN when using VNC (SSH tunnel confirmed to be working)

There are two machines on LAN: user@intel(server) and greg@dom(client) - both Xubuntu 18.04. The server installation/deployment was done using: user@intel:~$ sudo apt-get update user@intel:~$ sudo ...
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One VNC Server with multiple desktops and connect multiple monitors

I have a vncserver setup on a computer and I have 20 workspaces on it. I would like to be able to open 2 vncviewers on my computer to the same vncserver, but look at 2 different workspaces in ...
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How to resolve “Xtigervnc did not start up” error message?

When I start vncserver, I see this error message: First: vncserver -kill :1 Second: vncserver :1 -geometry 1366x768 -depth 24 Output is: vncserver: /usr/bin/Xtigervnc did not start up, please ...
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Why does the process/task triggered on the VM gets stopped when the SSH connection used to create the process was broken?

I have a VM running on some remote host. I do connect to it from my desktop PC over SSH through putty. I trigger a build process on that VM. Now if i close the putty SSH session, why does the build ...
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how to install xwindows on 128M VPS CentOS6?

I want to set up a graphic environment on VPS with 128M memory and CentOS6 so that I can install vncserver on it. But all the articles I read on installing vncserver tell you to install desktop using "...
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Working linux remote desktop setup

I need some help to find a working linux remote desktop setup (Accessing my linux desktop from my windows laptop). So far I have tryed: TigerVNCServer Overall good, but this only lets ...
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Cannot configure VNC Server on Windows Server 2012 R2

I installed the VNC Connect 6.0.2 software tool on a Windows Server 2012 R2 virtual machine. The install completed without any issue and I can launch the VNC Client tool, however I cannot see the VNC ...
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login to my vnc session locally, from ubuntu login screen

I setup a VNC server that I can successuly remotely connect to on my office ubunutu PC. However, I can't access that desktop from the ubuntu login screen. Is there any way I can login into my VNC ...
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Grey screen appears with VNCviewer

I'm having some trouble with VNCviewer as I alwayse get a grey screen when connecting, perhaps one of this files are configured incorrectly: for my /etc/vnc/xstartup file I tried adding this at first ...
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unable to operate VNCserver on Kali linux

I cant get vncserver to work, no matter what I do.. im running vncserver and getting this prompt: New 'Middle:1 (root)' desktop at :1 on machine Middle starting applications specified in /...
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How to setup VNC server for 1920 x 818

I have a win10 pc running UltraVNC server. If that PC is set to standard resolution (1920 x 1080) then VNC clients connect and display perfectly. But ... I created a custom resolution in my NVidia ...
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Can't connect to VNC server from outside network

I am running a VNC server on Debian Jessie using x11vnc. It works fine on my home network, as I can connect to it from inside and outside the network. However, the system is going to be running on a ...
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vncserver not accessible using hostname in DISPLAY

I have a vncserver running on a RHEL 6.8 box. When I access this session via a VNC viewer, I notice that I cannot run x programs (like xterm) if I modify the DISPLAY variable to include the server's ...
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Reach a computer on home network when it's connected to VPN

I have an old desktop computer without keyboard or screen in a closet. I control it via a VNC-server within my LAN. Now I'm thinking about running a VPN-client on it. Will that only change the public ...
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Does killing the VNC server kill the processes running on it?

I am running a VNC server (vnc4server) on a Ubuntu server. Does killing the VNC server itself kill the processes on it, such as applications started from VNC sessions?
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VNC glitch Mac to Ubuntu

I can connect to Ubuntu 14.04 from my Mac OSX 10.11.4 using VNC Viewer I'm presented with a black screen and a mouse cursor. When I right click the mouse I see a context menu popout on the remote ...
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remote connection only works when I'm logged in

I'm using ubuntu 15 + vncserver for a remote connection. But it only works when i'm physically logged in. Which means if I go to the computer > log in and then try to remotely connect to it - it works....
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How to wake up a locked screen remotely? vnc viewer: send C-A-D doesn't work

I am remotely controlling a windows pc by VNC viewer. Unfortunately, the screen of that pc is locked up, though the system is still running. So I can see how the programs on it running, but I cannot ...
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unencrypted, password-free VNC connection

I setup conferences twice a year where users come to learn a program that we have created. I have a powerful laptop (running Debian Jessie) and a router to create a local network and I'd like to give ...
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The connection was refused by the host computer

After installing tigervnc-server and it's packages and config VNC when I want to connect to host with VNC Viewer I got this error: The connection was refused by the host computer This is works that ...
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“Oh no, something has gone wrong” - Fedora 23 and tigervnc

I am having a strange problem using vncserver on Fedora 23. I did a new fresh install of Fedora 23 on my laptop, installed tigervnc-server and tigervnc, started it and got the "Oh, no!...." message ...
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How to connect my VNC server without opening the port 5901?

I have installed and configured VNC server on Amazon EC2 instance. But the port 5901 is not opened in my security group. Is there any way to connect my VNC server from Windows without opening the port ...
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How to start a VNC session with multiple monitor

The work in my lab requires dual monitor (well I can live with only one monitor, but I will have to constantly switching between windows). A headless server (no monitor) is running CentOS 6 64 bit ...
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Ubuntu Software Center not loading through VNC

I am using Ubuntu 14.04 Trusty in which I am not able to open Ubuntu Software Center through VNC Client. After clicking on Application Menu >> System >> Ubuntu Software Center through ...
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How to restart mouse tracking in X windows?

I'm on a Centos 4 32 bit machine and have connected from my MacBook via VNC to a DISPLAY created with vncserver. All was working well for the past month, then suddenly today, the mouse stopped ...
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Failure to connect to VNC server after upgrade to Fedora-20

On one of my servers (Chameleon - host for a number of VMs running different OS versions) I have two VNC server instances (Tiger VNC) on the host system - one for a root desktop and one for a plain ...
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Manually compiled TigerVNC throws syntax error on Raspberry Pi

I want to set up TigerVNC (because it have XRandR support), on my Raspberry Pi B+. So I've downloaded sources from TigerVNC Github repo and compiled directly on Raspberry using CMake. It compiled ...
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Guacamole, Tomcat, HTTPS-setup fails due to issues with certification

I'm using guacamole (http://guac-dev.org/) to access (parts of) my home (Debian) computer clientless, on the go. From my work computer (University Network) the screen is however not updating and only ...
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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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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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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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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 firewall, tried again, ...
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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 network....
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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 code....