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I am able to connect to windows VM using Remote Desktop connection. BUt i am not able to connect to linux VM.

However if i use VNC software , then i can connect.

Can i do some setting in RDC so that i can connect to linux as well

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try xrdp. I used it for a bit while transitioning one client from linux to windows

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I installed xrdp in Ubuntu . I am able to coonect using RDC but the whole screen looks blank with mouse in ceenter –  John Dec 8 '09 at 2:35

As far as I know, Linux uses rdesktop to connect via RDP but this doesn't include a server which means the connection can only go from Linux to Windows. You could try Xrdp which is meant to extend rdesktop to allow connections from Windows to Linux.

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