A Remote Desktop Protocol (RDP) server that presents a graphical login to a remote client.

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Ubuntu 14 beta Server and Xrdp [closed]

I am trying to get XRDP working with the latest beta of Ubuntu 14 server. However, after my rdp client logs in all I get is a grey screen with an X in the middle. This is the error from my ...
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thirt monitor on external windows pc

I'm tring to get an thirt monitor on an exterlap pc with windows. I installed xrdp it is close to what i want the only problem is that xrdp uses a new session. I want to be able to user the mouse on ...
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Trying to use xRDP and use ports for each user

It's been a suggestion to use port 5912 if you want a user to connect only to that port so that they can return into their session. I've done this to my root user, DELTA, and it worked shortly until ...
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Mapping XFCE4/xRDP sessions to users

I have Ubuntu 13.10 with Xubuntu Desktop - XFCE4. I'm trying to use XDRP to allow MS Windows users to login to the machine with their own user. I've been a lot around the houses with this! I've ...
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Getting grey hash screen when using RDP into my server

I've just installed Ubuntu Server 12.04 - this is my first ever outing with Linux; this may well be a simple question.... :) (on a different note, i LOVE this apt-get stuff!) I have installed the ...
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Is it possible to connect to login screen on console session via VNC or RDP?

Following the instructions from Use xrdp to connect to desktop session, I've set up xrdp/vino so that if I'm logged on at the console, I can remote in and share the desktop. However, my question is ...
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Black and white Checkerboard in XRDP [duplicate]

I've recently been trying to install and connect to xrdp in Ubuntu 13.10, and authentication seems to be going properly, but when the screen transitions to the OS, the only thing I can see is a ...
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How to make xrdp display preexisting open programs

I use xrdp to remotely connect from my Windows 7 laptop to my Ubuntu 13.10 server, which works perfectly... until I disconnect. Then, the next time I connect, all my programs are gone, presumably ...
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No login box for xrdp

I am trying to connect to my Linux desktop using RDP from a Windows 7 laptop. I have installed XRDP and this is running. Connecting using RDP client in Windows brings up a blank screen with no login ...
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Cannot start log in through rdp after restart (Ubuntu Server 12.04 LTS)

I have installed xrdp, unity-2d and xubuntu-desktop on my VPS remote server with Ubuntu to have a remote rdp access to it. By the first time it worked fine. But after rebooting I cannot log in into it ...
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Using xcfe4 to run apps requiring sudo user

Total newb. I installed Ubuntu 13.10 desktop to use as a server to play with on my home network. Intended to use RDP from Windows and found Unity 3D made this impossible (blank screen) so I've ...
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xrdp mount cd manually

I am running ubuntu 12.04.4 LTS 64 bit I work through remote connection using xrdp. The problem is when I connect remotely I cannot access CD/DVD drive but I can see the icon in nautilus. When I ...
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Cannot connect to Ubuntu 12.04 with RDP, but can with RDP app

Just set up a ubuntu box and installed xrdp so I can remote onto it from my work station. I cannot connect with mstsc, however when remoting in from the Microsoft RDP app on my mobile, it works fine, ...
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Change XRDP Default Desktop to Lightdm

I read this post about changing xrdp defaults environment but how can I get lightdm to be default xrdp shell? I got that shell as default when I log in locally but when I log in using xrdp it log to ...
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xrdp - how to change keyboard layout

When I open an xrdp session from a Windows 7 machine to my Ubuntu machine, US keyboard layout is utilized. However, my default keyboard layout is different on Ubuntu machine and I want to use it ...
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Remote Desktop connection getting black from ubuntu 13

I have installed xrdp in Ubuntu and while I try to connect the remote desktop from Windows 7 to the Ubuntu machine, the session is being connected but all I am seeing is a full black screen. Kindly ...
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Set no monitor resolution for xrdp

I have read numerous posts on different sites and still cannot get this to work. I have an Intel NUC that is running Ubuntu, and I need to Remote Desktop into it. I need to sue xrdp because I am not ...
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xfsettingsd crashes due to missing XI

When trying to XRDP on my XFCE install, xfsettingsd chrashes due to missing XI Extension. I am using Ubuntu server 13.10 + xubuntu-desktop + XRDP (branch of XRDP ~ 0.6). From what I managed to find ...
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XRDP Very slow in AWS EC2 instances when ubuntu-desktop isn't pre-installed

I have tried the standard canonical Ubuntu LTS images in EC2 for both Lucid & Precise (64-bit) When I first ssh into the server, I run: sudo apt-get update sudo apt-get install ubuntu-desktop ...
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Remote Desktop connection IPv6

I am working at Ubuntu 12.04 64bit. I have installed gnome-desktop and xrdp. Everything seems to be right but when Im trying to connect by Remote Desktop Connection in Windows 7 I can see this error ...
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How to diagnose when xrdp stops serving?

I have been using xrdp to remotely login to my Xubuntu desktop server. I use port forwaring using RDP port 3389. Last week we took the computer into Fry's to help with a fan noise. Meanwhile the same ...
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xrdp KDE issue. Can't run remote from sudo

I need some help. I have my home PC with Kubuntu 13.10 and xrdp server on it for remote usage. The problem is when I login in through rdp and trying to run any aplication from root (using sudo in ...
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Ubuntu 12.04 via xrdp keyboard layout cannot change

I have a virtually hosted ubuntu server 12.04 on which I installed Unity desktop. It all works fine except the only keyboard option I have is "US". This could be due to the fact that ubuntu server ...
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Session logsoff automatically when using XRDP

I have installed xrdp and setup a thin client as my remote system using the information from this AskUbuntu post. When I log in from the remote system, user gets logged in and I can do my work. But ...
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How to change xrdp listening port

I want to change the listening port for xrdp from 3389 to something else. Can someone explain how to do this ? I don't know much abotu Linux, yet. Thanks!
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Multiple user login via xrdp with seprate session: How to do that?

I have been trying to set up a RDP connection using xrdp and have been having significant trouble getting a working configuration. When a user logs on, I need it to connect with a new session. So ...
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XRDP and Openbox

I have a problem with my server. It is running on ubuntu 12.04 LTS and using XRDP as remote desktop server for other machines. Recently I installed OpenBox WM, I set it in login screen and it works on ...
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Setting up Qtile to work with XRDP

I'm trying to get a basic RDP GUI for a VPS server I have running precise. Qtile seems like the perfect lightweight interface for remote desktop. However, it's written in python and XRDP doesn't ...
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How do I run rdesktop in a new x session?

I use Ctrl-Alt-F1 through Ctrl-Alt-F6 for CLI and Ctrl-Alt-F7 for the Xsession. I would like to run rdesktop in fullscreen Ctrl-Alt-F8 so that I can switch between them. Is there a way to either run ...
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Ubuntu desktop showing default color with no left nav or top navs after login and xrdp install

i wanted to configure remote desktop on my perfectly running Ubuntu desktop 12.04 LTS version. I followed the below steps: sudo apt-get install xrdp --- this went well Nothing was coming up from ...
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Broken desktop when using xrdp

Currently, I have xrdp installed, with the following in the .xsession file: gnome-session --session=ubuntu-2d When I attempt to access the machine via remote desktop from windows, I am able to ...
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13.10 XRDP problem with gnome-fallback [closed]

I have an issue with xrdp being unable to display gnome fallback session in 13.10 - connection works fine but everything I get is Xserver grey screen and X cursor. My hardware config is ATI HDMI with ...
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How to change XRDP port

How can I change the default XRDP port? I would like to connect from Windows7 RDC using other than default port 3389?
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Cursor is a dot when establish connection via xrdp

Hi i have an Xrdp server running on Ubuntu 12.04 LTS . A proper connection is established and i can access my screen remotely the only shortcoming i have is my cursor appears as a Dot on remote screen ...
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xrdp with Win7Pro Remote Desktop not working

Installed xrdp on ubuntu 12.04 and it's enabled. Logging in from Win7Pro, I get connected but no icons or taskbar show up; only the wallpaper is visible on the Win7 remote computer. Neither the left ...
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Why am I getting default icons and style when running Xubuntu over VNC?

I'm having this problem both when I run vnc4server configured to run startxfce4, and also when I use xrdp sesman. The icons and the style are not displaying correctly, here's some screenshots: How ...
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Ubuntu server 13.04 and xrpd

Im having problems with the 13.04 with xrpd because when a resume the remote desktop the programs are not there any more but the prosess are still running. But in 12.10 and 12.04 works great. I try ...
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XRDP Xsession Errors

So I'm using xrdp to remote in to my linux box running xubuntu 13. I had some issues originally logging in getting a gnome error, which I was able to fix thanks to this: I get "Failed to load ...
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Is there a way to make gnome3 the default session when connecting to xrdp?

I have an Ubuntu server running gnome3 on the desktop and xrdp. When I establish an rdp session to the Ubuntu server I get a gnome classic session. Is there a way to set the default session for xrdp ...
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How to disable user remote logins in my ubuntu server?

I have an Ubuntu server that I have installed KDE on it. I use XRDP package that enables users to use Microsoft Terminal Services Console to remote to my server. I have a backup operator that I need ...
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Samba shares offline after period of inactivity

I have a machine running 13.04 that is always on, with Samba always running so that I can stream videos to other computers in the house. After a period of inactivity of I don't know how long, The ...
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boot Ubuntu 12.04 directly to a windows RDP session

Basically I want to auto start a windows RDP session. Turning my Ubuntu machine into a ThinClient so to speak. Purchasing thin-clients is out of the budget. I have Windows 2008 server r2 currently set ...
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xrdp to Ubuntu loads different session

When I use my PC A to log into remote desktop of the server, which runs Ubuntu, run some program (say MATLAB), close the connection and re-log into the server, the MATLAB still runs. However, if I ...
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XRDP screen size is tiny

I am using Windows7 remote desktop connection. The 'Display' settings for RDC are set to [1920x1080]. When remote desktoping into my Ubuntu Server 12.04, I get a 1920x1080 window. However, the actual ...
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xrdp logging me in to Gnome on lubuntu

I am experiencing problems trying to get my Lubuntu install to log me in through XRDP into the Lubuntu desktop environment. I installed gnome because I was used to using it back in the day and now I ...
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How to load fglrx drivers for RDP session?

I have installed Ubuntu 12.04.2 on one of my system. Since it is a AMD system I installed the proprietary ATI drivers from additional hardware drivers pop up box. Since I am working on a application ...
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problem with setting up xrdp on lubuntu 13.04

After fresh install of Lubuntu 13.04 I did sudo apt-get install tightvncserver sudo apt-get install xrdp now when I login with remote desktop client from Windows or Ubuntu, I get black and white ...
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Change the default desktop enviroment when using XRDP

I am wondering how to load the GNOME Fallback desktop when I cannon to a Ubuntu machine using xrdp. Currently unity loads as default and I haven't figured out how to change this.
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Blank Remote Desktop 13.04

I am having an issue regarding remote desktop from a Windows 7 machine. Right now, the machine with Ubuntu 13.04 has a cracked LCD and is a paperweight until I can replace it. My KVM switch is already ...
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Ubuntu 12.04 thin clients not working

I was trying to fix the keyboard layouts on our thin clients. In the process of doing that I ran this command: sudo service xrdp restart And now the thin clients no longer work properly. You can ...