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Only Terminal windows appear on TightVNC

I use ubuntu server provided by amazon ec2. I want gui so that i install ubuntu-desktop on server and edit xstartup. But when i connect to my server through TightVNC it shows only terminal windows. ...
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vncserver session for each user

I have installed vnc4server and I did configure the vncserver in /etc/init.d/vncserver for start and stop operations. This part works fine but for one user I have multiple users on the ubuntu server. ...
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Problem with x11vnc in Xubuntu / multiple windows

I configured a VNC server with x11vnc and I can connect to it from tightvncviewer. However, I get multiple windows as in the picture What option do I need to correct this? I'm using Xubuntu 14.04. ...
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Space does not work in VNC mode

I'm accessing my computer via VNC using the TightVNC Server and Mac OS X Screen Sharing application as a client, but for some reason the 'space' key does not work at all. All the other keyboard keys ...
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Tightvnc Server - How to [Minimal CPU/Latency] for basic apps over 802.11n direct

Greetings fellow tinkers, and people who... "fix" things... Right then!So I have a Nexus 5 in a chrooted Ubuntu 14.04 that I want to export the display from to a 10 inch tablet via wifi - And before ...
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How to log in as a root from TightVNC

I followed How To Install Apache Tomcat on Ubuntu 12.04 and installed VNC Server on my remote machine, but now when I log in through TightVNC it logs in as a VNC user. How do I instead log in as root? ...
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Authentication window doesn't come up on the remote screen

I currently have Xrdp and TightVNC server installed on my ubuntu machine, but when I access it over remote desktop, the authentication window doesn't come up on the remote screen. It was coming up on ...
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GUI access to EC2 Ubuntu Instance Terminates Within a Minute

I finally was able to get GUI access to a Ubuntu instance I created on AWS. I did this by installing Ubuntu-desktop and also installing and configuring vnc4server (TightVNC?) on it. Now I can connect ...
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can't restore 12.04 from image after editing a tightVNC startup script

I'm running ubuntu 12.04 on my computer, setting it up to become a media server. Hardware: Intel Xeon processor, ubuntu is on a 64GB SSD, with two 3TB hard drives in the other HD bays and 4GB of ...
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Tight VNC Server, Ubutu 12.10 and unity desktop

I've done the following but all I get in VNC Viewer is a blank orange screen, any help appreciated. apt-get -y install ubuntu-desktop tightvncserver adduser vnc passwd vnc echo "vnc ALL=(ALL) ...
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tightvnc is not working properly..its showing grey background with X cursor

i am running ubuntu suacy 13.10 over android galaxy S3 using Linux Deploy but tightvnc not working properly....its showing grey background with X cursor ... guide me please...!! xstartup ...
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How can I stream my screen to other computers?

I am looking for something like the TightVnc Projector but cross-platform and free if possible. I have seen stuff like iTALC but it was hard to setup on Windows and long-winded for what I need. all ...
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Wrong cursor in VNC session

I have set up tightvncserver and lxde on my Xubuntu (13.10). When I connect to the vnc server the remote lxde desktop shows up but I get a bold X cursor. The cursor becomes normal if I run ...
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Remote Desktop problem

My version of ubuntu is 13.04 64bit. I have installed tightvncserver and ubuntu-desktop. Also I did a demo service by tutorial link. When Im trying to connect using IPv6 I can see a error. Anyone know ...
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xubuntu desktop breaks on tightvncserver

I have a desktop PC I want to remote desktop to, I also like the concept of virtual displays, so no one can see what I'm doing as I do it unless they connect to the display (as opposed to the standard ...
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Assign VNC password using script

I am using a script to automatically set up a computer. I need to assign a password to the vnc server for the user, which is normally done using the vncserver command. However, it prompts for the user ...