Questions tagged [remote-desktop]

Questions that refer to a software or an OS feature allowing applications, either command line programs or graphical applications, to be run remotely on a server, while being displayed locally.

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Restart Ubuntu from SSH

I'm connected through SSH to a machine running Xubuntu, where I'm not sudoed. I would like to somehow restart the OS there, because I'm having troubles with Remote Desktop access to the same machine, ...
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fresh ubuntu 16.04 machine on cloud stuck at login page with teamviewer (already reinstalled lightdm, folder permission are updated) [closed]

First of all, I personally think that the issue is irrelevant to teamviewer I have a ubuntu 16.04 machine from huawei cloud and installed ubuntu-desktop I further installed teamviewer and added a user ...
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Stuck on login screen: Ubuntu 20.04 xrdp <> Windows 10 Remote Desktop

I have xrdp installed on Ubuntu 20.04 LTS headless server and I'm using Remote Desktop in Windows 10. I can login using xrdp as I have it set to run on startup, but I can't click enter while Remote ...
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Is there any way for me to login to ubuntu and run a GUI app on the server pc(Not on remote Pc)

I want to login , run a gui app then logout and login back to another user run a gui app and so on. Do note that I don't want the gui to be displayed on my current device but on the server display ...
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Auto Startup Remmina is not working perfectly

I am using Remmina for remote access. Now, the problem is, at the very first time, I need to log in to my remote pc physically, and then I can access it from my client pc. More clearly, I already ...
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Copy/paste from ubuntu to ubuntu RDP via putty

I am connecting from my Ubuntu to my work desktop through remmina on my Windows partition, and through my Windows partition to the Ubuntu one through Putty. I can't copy paste text from my local text ...
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Can I run ubuntu desktop OS on a raspberry pi kubernetes setup?

I was wondering if I took 3 raspberry pi's with a kubernetes setup where I have them linked on a server and control them remotely. Can I run ubuntu desktop os for a graphical interface on that?
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Share desktop in Ubuntu 20.04 LTS with Windows PC or Android mobile

So, I'm fairly new and everything I've tried so far has failed spectacularly. I just got a workstation in which I installed Ubuntu Desktop. I want it to work without screen or periferals and monitor ...
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Ubuntu (desktop) suddenly looks different than usual

First of all, you should know that I'm not the best in English so sorry for that. And I am a new person how are using Ubuntu thats why im not an expert. here is a picture of what ubuntu desktop looked ...
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Setting up remote access on command-line ubuntu server

I have an ubuntu server (command-line version of ubuntu). I want to access it from home using putty from outside the facility. I need a step-wise guide to setup remote access on my server. I am using ...
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Conneting PCs on Local IP, but on different subnet through Remmina

I access a windows desktop on IP 10.11.12.13 from my Ubuntu desktop on IP 10.11.12.14 through Remmina using RDP protocal (changing Security to negotiate, and keeping everything default in Remmina.), ...
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Controlling a media centre box with vnc

I have a laptop with a ubuntu vncserver installed, and i want to be able to connect to it with a VNC client on windows to control Spotify, however I can only get access to a "dummy sound" ...
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KRDC can't connect to ubuntu 16.04

Linux ubuntu-srv16 4.4.0-206-generic #238-Ubuntu SMP Tue Mar 16 07:51:47 UTC 2021 i686 i686 i686 GNU/Linux I am able to RDC from Windows 10 but why I am not able to KRDC from ubuntu 20.04? # systemctl ...
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how to prevent the -P flag from terminating rdesktop session

I've searched to optimize the performance of rdesktop, then I found -P flag. the result satisfied my expectation but after few seconds the connection get terminated. this is the output: (base) ➜ ~ ...
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Smartcard not recognized inside of Remmina instance

I am using Remmina 1.4.12 (git 0ad90e24) on my Ubuntu 18.04 and I have a connection to a remote desktop with Windows 10. I need to use the smartcard in my remote machine but Remmina does not ...
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Connection from windows to ubuntu using RDP is slow / laggy

I am using a remote desktop for work and it has Ubuntu 20.04.2 LTS installed (windows at home, Ubuntu for work). I have access to this using ssh which works just fine, but for my work I need GUI. For ...
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Ubuntu 20.04 virus/worm how can I remove?

how do i remove a virus / worm from my ubuntu? although rare, i got infected and i can't remove it. This virus infected my smartphone(android) and Smart TV(samsung) and through them the virus keeps ...
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How to Run Cinnamon on XRDP With Ununtu Server 20.4 LTS

I want to access my headless server from my Windows 10 laptop using my default Cinnamon desktop on Server 20.4 LTS. Cinnamon runs fine from the console. XRDP is running fine from the laptop to the ...
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Working with local session and then switching to remote rdp connection

So I usually work with ubuntu on my local computer (regular ubuntu GUI, several tools open, ssh session set up and what not). From time to time I need to connect to it remotely, ideally to the same ...
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NoMachine to hide screen

All our workstations are Ubuntu 18.04. To work from home, employees use X2GO. We're looking for an alternative for two reasons. First, it causes lots of problems for users which frustrates IT a lot. ...
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Chrome Remote Desktop AUDIO - Windows server to Ubuntu and Android clients

What audio encoding does Chrome Remote Desktop use? It seems to be streaming audio quite smoothly but I want to know if it is audiophile quality. VLC Media Player, for instance, streams FLAC over HTTP ...
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Easy remote control for Ubuntu

All our workstations are Ubuntu 18.04.5. Currently, to connect from home, employees use X2GO. Problem is, there are complains about it crashing, getting stuck, being un-intuitive, and not having the ...
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External Connection to School Ubuntu Server

I have a Ubuntu machine in school and I can only ssh to the machine only in the school network. (while it is a public IP address) However, as I installed a chrome remote desktop, I can connect to the ...
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vino and other VNC servers installed/running at the same time

In Ubuntu >= 18, is there any conflict with installing vino and another VNC server (e.g., tigervnc-standalone-server or tightvncserver) at the same time? One may want this since vino and ...
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Startxfce without a screen?

I'm connecting to my Ubuntu 18 server through RDP (xRDP) with xfce as environment. Some scripts are launched when the graphic interface is launched. (these scripts required the graphic interface). ...
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XRDP on Ubuntu 20.04 server multiple issues

I just built a new server and installed Ubuntu 20.04 server on it. Actually twice now. I've followed multiple guides but cannot get XRDP to work correctly. Best I have done so far is 1 connection ...
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XRDP Only Allows One User to RDP

I have setup a server running XRDP as a way to allow me to RDP from windows host into this system. The account I have set it up with is able to successfully RDP into the system. However, none of the ...
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XRDP access to ubuntu instance produces “Oh no! Something went wrong” for some users

I am creating an EC2 AMI on AWS running Ubuntu 20.04 for a training workshop. The initialization of this instance includes the following: apt -y install ubuntu-desktop DEBIAN_FRONTEND=...
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Xubuntu messed up (by me) -> best way to start fresh?

I have Xubuntu 20.04 installed on a little headless server. I connect to it via ssh and XRDP. Before landing on XRDP I have tried many many combinations of VNC, forwarding X, X2Go... now I have ...
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Cannot “Turn On” Chrome remote desktop in Ubuntu 20.04

I have installed Chrome Remote Desktop in my Windows machine, and am trying to so the same in Ubuntu 20.04 machine. After following the instruction (https://remotedesktop.google.com/access) I was able ...
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How to copy/paste text in Remmina from snap

I have remmina installed through snap in Ubuntu 20.04 and I cannot copy/paste. There is no copy/paste/clipboard option on the permissions of this snap, and the solutions I find talk about installing ...
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Shortcut keys - Windows key function and some other shortcuts - Kubuntu

I'm new to Linux and have been using Kubuntu for the past 2 weeks - absolutely love it! I've found though that the shortcut keys aren't always working as expect. For instance, when I am in a ...
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System-wide x11vnc for GDM on 20.04

I'm trying to setup system-wide x11vnc so even if no users are logged in, I can remotely connect and start a Gnome session. I followed this tutorial on the Arch Linux wiki as it seemed to mirror ...
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Secure share of desktop Ubuntu 20.04

I have a machine set up as a web server (20.04 minimal install) that I need to access remotely from my laptop (20.04 full install). Ideally I would take control of the currently active display on the ...
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Can anyone help me with my TigerVNC xstartup script for Ubuntu 18.04's GNOME dock icon's missing issue?

Basically, I do not totally understand how GNOME the whole stuff works. As the title shows, I am currently working on using TigerVNC to start a GNOME desktop, which is separate from the original GNOME ...
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RDP unresponsive on my Ubuntu

I'm trying to remote, RDP, my Ubuntu Desktop version 20.04 LTS from my Windows 10 machine. The Ubuntu machine is use primarily for my Plex server. So it's a standalone machine without a screen and a ...
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Remote Desktop Sharing in Ubuntu 20.04 “frozen” when monitor is disconnected by KVM

I am able to enable remote desktop in Ubuntu (with Vino), and it works fine as long as the monitor is active. When the KVM controlling the Ubuntu box is switched to a different system, the Remote ...
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How to enable RDP or VNC on Ubuntu through CLI

I have a desktop running Ubuntu 18.04.4 LTS, I have SSH enabled however I would like to also manage the computer either through VNC or RDP. I looked through a couple of forums on the internet however ...
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Raspberry doesn't show the desktop through VNC viewer

I'm trying to connect to my raspberry pi through VNC Viewer. It connects perfectly (it is connected to my router, and I'm able to connect both via VNC and SSH). The only issue that it appears is that ...
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Making Ubuntu Desktop 18.04 accessible from the outside?

I have installed Ubuntu Desktop 18.04 on my parents computer but want to be able to administrate it from the outside (install updates, fix issues etc). I need to view the main desktop (:0), not create ...
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Cannot connect to VNC - Timed out waiting for a response

I am facing a problem with VNC. According to https://www.unixmen.com/install-configure-vnc-ubuntu-14-04/, I installed VNC on Ubuntu 18.04. However,I faced a problem. I cannot connect. When I try to ...
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How to start the teamviewer service before login?

Suppose that there are two pc :pc-A and pc-B,both of them installed teamviewer(version 15.13.6). First i boot pc-A,pc-B,no name and password inputted in pc-A,instead name and password inputted in pc-B,...
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cannot open desktop sharing in ubuntu 18.04 (nvidia jetson)

Ubuntu 18.04, Nvidia jetson nano board. Want to remote control it with PC (win7,win10), cannot connect, try to open desktop sharing, click desktop sharing app:crash. 1-Try click button in setting/...
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Windows Remote Desktop Connection and Workspaces Functionality

I'm trying to access a remote Windows desktop hosted on Azure from my local Ubuntu 18.04 PC. There is a link to do this directly from within my browser which works fairly well, however some ...
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Can get an X Window only on the console or on RDP, but not both at the same time

New to Ubuntu, but I've been around Linux for while. I built my first Ubuntu box. Core i5 processor, GeForce GTX1080 graphics. Running gdm3. Installed xrdp. I can be logged in at the console, or I ...
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Pulseaudio issues with Chrome RDP

Can't get audio to work when I'm connected to Ubuntu 20.04 VM via Chrome Remote Desktop. The speaker icon itself has a cross. When I open a pavucontrol audio mixer I get Establishing connection to ...
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RDP Smart Card Redirect

I'm trying to get my smart card passed through RDP from Ubuntu to a Windows box. It didn't work in the beginning, randomly worked for a couple of logins, and then never worked again (no changes made). ...
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WSL2 Remote Desktop Can't connect to the remote computer for one of these reasons

I am trying to use a GUI with WSL2. I followed the instructions here and it initially worked fine. After rebooting my laptop I opened Ubuntu terminal and typed: sudo /etc/init.d/xrdp start to start ...
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Running Ubuntu Desktop 20.10 headless on Raspberry Pi 4 8Gb

I want to be able to use a Ubuntu desktop on my Raspberry Pi 4 8Gb. I also want to be able to access that desktop remotely using a tool like VNCViewer. I have installed Ubuntu Desktop 20.10. I am ...
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Chrome remote desktop resolution issue Ubuntu 18.04

On a fresh Ubuntu 18.04 install, I installed Chrome Remote Desktop and followed the instructions for making it actually work found in the highly referenced Medium article (more details found on ...

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