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Questions tagged [remote-access]

the process of accessing a system remotely, over the network. eg via vnc or ssh.

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Why my rdp access to Linux consumes way more bandwidth than a rdp connection to a Windows 10 machine?

I have a first VM running Ubuntu 18.04 as a guest, and a second VM running Win10 as a guest, both powered by virtualbox. I have enabled on the 2 VMs the VRDP option to allow remote access. I can ...
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Remote SSH command with export will reset environment variable? [duplicate]

I'm using remote ssh command with "export" to add environment variable, like this: $ ssh jenkins@test "export PATH=${PATH}:/opt/xxx; env" And the PATH listed in env is PATH=/home/administrator/bin:/...
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How do I remove another computer which has remote access to my laptop?

I visited a friend recently and he uploaded Linux on my laptop. He uploaded many programs from his laptop unto mine using a terminal. To do this he had to add a very long code from his laptop onto my ...
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openssh - execute cross-compiled binary on remote PC

I'm cross-compiling a C++ application and have written a one-liner that copies the file to the target PC after compilation. Now I would like to execute the binary using the remote PC resources. The ...
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sshfs “reset by peer” after new installation of server OS

I'm trying to mount a drive from my work PC to my home PC using the command below: sudo sshfs -o allow_other home_username@home.ip:/ /mnt/home-pc This command was working fine before. However, I've ...
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How to open remote folders in Dolphin

We have multiple repositories on our server, that we can only compile and run on that server. I have a XUbuntu machine and on Thunar I mount the remote folder with ssh://myname@server.domain. Then, ...
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Connect remotely 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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Control an Ubuntu Server from another Ubuntu Desktop

How do I remotely control an Ubuntu server(Ubuntu Server 18.04) from my client machine (Ubuntu Desktop 18.04)? Is it possible to use vnc or TeamViewer?
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How to see other users current desktop session from an admin session? [duplicate]

On Windows servers, an administrator can see a list of the logged in users through Task Manager; right-click on the user to select "View Desktop" to view and control that user's desktop. Is there ...
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configure error c compiler cannot create executables server while installing python in remote server

I tried to install python3 in remote server using wget https://www.python.org/ftp/python/3.7.1/Python-3.7.1.tgz tar -xvzf Python-3.7.1.tgz After that, I tried cd Python-3.7.1 ./configure --...
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How do I access my host ubuntu files and navigate to and fro from host ubuntu to my remote machine?

My host machine is ubuntu OS and I launch my workplace connection through citrix remote connection. But I would like to know if there is a keyboard shortcut which would help me navigate with my host ...
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Using sshfs on C accessed via A and B

The current set up I am working with requires me to ssh onto a machine C by first ssh-ing into A and then into B. Something like this: ssh [username]@[university].com # Machine A ssh [department] # ...
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How to fix the “Connection failed with error: Failed sending banner …” for ssh?

At times when the remote device is behind a VPN or is in local network, this error shows up: Connection failed with error: "Failed sending banner to ....@..........:22" This shows up infrequently ...
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External connection from SSH [closed]

I installed on my Ubuntu 16.04 the openssh-server and wanted to access my pc remotely through the terminal of other networks, such as the university, for example, but I'm only able to access through ...
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Is there any way that I could control my Orange Pi Pc 2 in School?

I wan't to use my Orange Pi in school but I don't have a keyboard, mouse or monitor. I do have a wireless card though but my pi won't have WiFi access until I connect to the school wifi so I can't use ...
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stay connected to wifi when all users log out

When I logout from my session, and no other user is logged locally, the wifi connection is stopped. I would like to keep it on, so that I can log on from a remote computer. How can I do that?
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Are there any free programs like logmein that would allow someone to remote into a console session?

I’m having issues with my eero router and I wanted to fire up a new Ubuntu VM that I could (hopefully) install a service like logmein where I could create an account for their technical support staff ...
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RDP without host machine unlocking

I would like to remotely connect to my Ubuntu from another Ubuntu machine. The problem is when I'm at the remote location and I log in via RDP, it also unlocks my host PC. I would like to log in as ...
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Using Remmina to connect to a remote host

I utilize the RDP protocol by using the Remmina software in order to connect to a remote host. If I close the Remmina session utilizing the disconnect option, will the remote host continue its ...
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How to config ~/.ssh/config file to remotely access server inside domain

I maintain a server on weekly basis that is located inside a client company's network while connected via checkpoint network extender. I'm able o access with no issues using ssh root@server.ip@...
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does ubuntu 18.04 comes with xrdp?

Hello Ubuntu Community, I am looking to control my Ubuntu machine with a windows pc from work.
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how to change alias anydesk

I downloaded and installed anydesk (free licence) in Ubuntu 18.04: sudo dpkg -i anydesk_2.9.6-1_amd64.deb But it does not allow me to change the "alias" (change the number to a custom alias, like e....
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I’ve been hacked and Ubuntu has been loaded to a FTP server. Lost admin privileges. [closed]

I am having a very difficult time. I had Windows 10 on a laptop. Somehow I downloaded a virus. Since then I believe a hacker gained access to my computer through Ip4 and Ip6 or the Pinter Port LP2. My ...
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RemoteApp on Ubuntu 16.04 [duplicate]

So I have been trying to use RemoteApp on Ubuntu 16.04 from my Windows PC, but I don't know how to open the .rdp file on Ubuntu. I have read to use FreeRDP, but haven't found instructions that explain ...
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Is remote access possible when SSH and Telnet are disabled?

My SSH and Telnet are disabled. If someone on my home network has my root password of my Ubuntu workstation can he gain remote access to my PC?
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Remote terminal into a ubuntu system via internet

I have this machine in a separate network which has connected to internet via NAT. My computer is connected to internet and to access that machine I use teamviewer. Now I am tired of teamviewer and ...
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How To Install VNC Server On Ubuntu 18.04 LTS [duplicate]

How To Install VNC Server On Ubuntu 18.04 LTS ... How to access Ubuntu 18.04 from Windows 10 using Remote Acess ...
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Can I remotely access Ubuntu App on Windows 10 with support for a Desktop Environment?

Windows 10 now supports Linux apps such as Ubuntu, but there is no desktop environment. I'm wondering if there is a way to to support remote access to the Ubuntu app from the Windows 10 host PC or a ...
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Why [machine_name].local works when remote login is enabled?

I noticed that my 18.04 has "Remote Login" (Settings => Sharing) setting. When it's enabled you can SSH to the machine (ssh [machine_name].local). How does this work? How do the other machines ...
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How do I RDP to Ubuntu14 from Windows7xpro remotely AND see the native desktop(open apps, process, etc)?

So I successfully installed an XRDP client using this post. But the desktops are all like VM desktop emulators and don't show the real desktop. Odd that I can be logged in on both RDP and direct to ...
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Are we able to remote access Ubuntu 16.04 with default setting?

Freshly installed Ubuntu 16.04, Desktop, AMD64 on a company computer, but forgot to enable remote access before leaving the office. With company VPN, I can ping the IP, I have root password. Am I able ...
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How to avoid exposing screen on remote monitor when using xrdp on Ubuntu 16.04?

I'm using xrdp to login from Windows to Ubuntu 16.04. While it's working reasonably well, it isn't secure in the sense that my entire screen can be seen on the monitor connected to remote terminal. Is ...
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Failed remote connection to University windows client [closed]

In my university we use Matlab, and to use it at home (to write the lab reports) we need to remote access the client with an RDP file. So, after searching for options I tried using Remmina to access ...
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MariaDB 10.0.33 Configuring MariaDB for Remote Client Access

I just keep verbatim the instructions in MariaDB docs but it does not work at all, and I wast a great ammount of time. MariaDB docs does not take into account this version in its documentation. ...
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How to add an ssh key from other computer to my Ubuntu server [duplicate]

how can I add an SSH-key generated from a computer of a friend to my server? Currently I don't have access to his computer he just sent me his SSH key.
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How to check remote session enabled?

If remote access session is enabled, I have to disable and later enable it. How to achieve this using Python code?.
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Connect two Ubuntu Computers via ssh (internet)

Every tutorial I watched displayed how to connect two machines via ssh locally. But what if I want remote control via internet? I know that IP addresses which start with 192.168 are local and ...
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Access android phone via Ubuntu

I would like to connect my android phone to my ubuntu laptop in such a way that any phone calls or notification is shown on my laptop.For example I am working on my laptop and someone calls me on my ...
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Access remote multiple servers behind NAT [closed]

I have a situation where our Ubuntu servers were deployed across multiple remote locations. These servers were behind a carrier grade NAT and also an internal NAT. Now from a central location I want ...
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Remotely access postgresql database with FDW [solved]

I have two servers hosted at different locations, with Postgresql. I want to access to Postgresql data from server 1 (CentOS 7), by postgresql FDW from server 2 (Ubuntu 16). The problem is : psql: ...
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SSH : User can only access a particular folder in webroot [duplicate]

I would like to create a user which can only access and administer a particular folder via SSH situated in webroot of the server. Been through many blogs..none of them helped. I am using ubuntu server ...
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Access Ubuntu Server from other network via Filezilla?

Just want to apologize in advance if this is a obvious question, or I leave anything out. I have tried searching for the answer on my own but couldn't find what I was looking for so came here So ...
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read variable value from xterm and export value in another bash file

I am trying to do a remote desktop connection between Ubuntu desktop and another Ubuntu system. I want to develop an application so it is necessary to use shell command. ssh -X or -Y username@...
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Remotely connect Windows Server 2012 core VM

I have a cloned image (VM) of Windows Server 2012 core (cloned from a golden image at some datacenter); I want to remotely connect to this cloned VM through my Ubuntu 16.04 machine. Could anyone ...
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ssh remote desktop connection between two Ubuntu systems using x11

I am trying to do a remote desktop connection between Ubuntu desktop and another Ubuntu system. I want to develop an application so it is necessary to use shell command. ssh -X or -Y username@...
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How to Deploy VMs on Ubuntu Server

I currently created a server with Ubuntu 16.04 and created one Virtual Machine that I want 4-5 people to use simultaneously, however I hit a snag and can't seem to find an answer for it. How do I ...
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Unable to access on SD Card [duplicate]

suddenly I get an error on my SD Card (look at the image) and now I can't see what it is inside it or use it. I never done any works or something strange since I've bought it months ago. I think it's ...
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Host VMs on Ubuntu Server and access them remotely? [closed]

Is it possible to host virtual machines on a workstation running Ubuntu Server 16.04 (no GUI) and log into them remotely from a Windows PC?
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Run local script in other machine using ssh

I have a script in my local machine and i want to run it in remote machines without copy this script in each machines by using ssh. currently I use scp to copy this script in remote machine and then ...