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There's one Windows app I would like to use across a VNC connection. Otherwise I have no use for Windows. The app does not work with Wine.

What is the simplest/most turnkey way of making a single Windows app available through VNC on the public net regardless of $$? Either a fully-hosted solution or something I can run on my VPS.

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This is exactly what Windows Terminal Services was built for. No need for VNC. Performance and security are both better with RDP.

There are a lot of RDP vulnerability-scanning botnets out there, though, so make sure to have your server well-secured, use strong passwords, etc.

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What about the turnkey aspect? Is there a Xen image I can spin-up, log into, and install/use my windows app? –  themirror Oct 4 '11 at 22:21

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