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Usually I use Logmein to do tech support. Now the server is in Ubuntu server in the another city. Do we have similar software as Logmein ?

Added: I will use Windows to remote log into Ubuntu.

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Linux servers are best administered from the command line. You can use PuTTY on Windows to SSH to the Linux machine. You will need to forward port 22/TCP from the router to the Linux machine.

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As cjc already said: best was is using the command line.

If you need graphical access you can use VNC:

  1. There are some clients for this running under Windows. Please consult the Internet.
  2. On the Ubuntu box you have to do some preparation.
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