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I've installed on my VPS machine VNC-GNOME to remote access the graphical system so I've my Ubuntu (V 13.10) and I did this steps but I'm getting blank screen every time I'm trying to login

This is the steps that I've followed

First I did install the ubuntu desktop after update

sudo apt-get update

audo apt-get install ubuntu-desktop

Then I installed gdm and when tells me to choose between gdm and lightgdm I choose gdm

sudo apt-get install gdm

sudo /etc/init.d/gdm start

sudo dpkg-reconfigure xserver-xorg

Then I installed TightVNC

sudo apt-get install tightvncserver

Then I started VNC server with creating a password

vncserver :1 -geometry 1024×768 -depth 16 -pixelformat rgb565

Then I turned it off to configure the xstartup file

vncserver -kill :1

sudo nano ~/.vnc/xstartup

Then I added this line in the bottom of the file

gnome-session &

Then I restarted the VPS

sudo reboot

And then I started the VNC server

vncserver :1 -geometry 1024×768 -depth 16 -pixelformat rgb565

And I downloaded the tightvnc and connected the VPS and I'm getting this

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When I set up my VNC server I eventually went with x11vnc. It worked better than tightvnc (which I was experienced with in Windows). – Sean Feb 18 '14 at 16:55

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