In computing, Virtual Network Computing (VNC) is a graphical desktop sharing system that uses the RFB protocol to remotely control another computer. It transmits the keyboard and mouse events from one computer to another, relaying the graphical screen updates back in the other direction, over a ...

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windows VM with vshpere - not accessible

All, Am relatively new to virtualisation. I have multiple ESXi hosts that were being managed by vSphere clients running on windows VM on one of the host itself. Accidently I changed the setting of ...
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vnc to kvm host not working despite succesfull network connection

I have a centos 6.4 box running openstack grizzly. I have various instances running, yet I can not view their console. Horizon has a built in console viewer called novnc-proxy, which is not working ...
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What do I need to know to get VNC working?

I usually access remote machines over ssh via the commandline, but now need to connect to one using VNC so I can actually use the desktop. Other people can successfully connect to this PC (running Win ...
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VNC application/terminal server

Which software should I use, if I want to set up a linux VNC terminal server that works in this way: The VNC server should be able to accept up to X simultanous connections on the same port 5900. The ...
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problem with VNC

I upload vnc on my server and when i execute it : winvnc.exe -install i get this error : The vnc service could not be installed what am i going to do ?
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Unable to establish VNC connection with a particular host on the network

When my OpenVPN session is on, I'm able to establish VNC sessions on other computers. Just this particular computer which I can't seem to figure out why. Here are some methods I've tried Turn of ...
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Cannot connect to Xen domU via VNC if X isn't installed on domU

I'm trying to build a Xen domU that can be connected through the Xen's VNC server. Below is the template (actually it's generated by OpenNebula): name = 'one-153' #O CPU_CREDITS = 256 memory = '128' ...
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Cannot connect to Openstack Instance via horizon, but SSH works?

I've got an OpenStack deployment running inside a VM for testing purposes. My setup is as follows: Host Ubuntu x64 with Virtualbox -> Guest Ubuntu x64 with OpenStack -> Ubuntu X64 Server Test ...
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VNC greyed screen for Ubuntu server

I have a remote ubuntu server 10.04 32 bit which I'd like to access with vnc. I followed this tut http://www.havetheknowhow.com/Configure-the-server/Install-VNC.html to install vncserver and then ...
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PC to MAC Ethernet LAN

I'm trying to setup VNC between a (Windows XP) PC and a MAC (OS X) for semi-permanent installation in a space, but I can't even get the PC to ping the mac. I've got an ethernet cable running between ...
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VNC Serve Part of Desktop

Is it possible to only serve a specified box of your desktop via VNC, instead of the entire thing?
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unable to open KVM when trying to VNC

I am trying to open a KVM session after connecting to the remote host through VNC Scenario: Server: 192.184.148.52 having a VNC server running at 192.184.148.52:2 with XYZ username and has a KVM ...
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Error initializing VNC client in Guacamole

I am trying to allow remote desktop connection to users on a LAN to a machine running Ubuntu 14.04. I have setup Guacamole (using these instructions) and I am able to connect to the web-application, ...
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Change VNC password without losing the session

I have a VNC session to my server(linux), but now i need to change their password, however, i cannot lose that session. If I use this command: vncpasswd [passwd-file] Does anyone know if I will ...
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How can I view my logged in desktop on Red Hat with my VNCViewer?

I have TigerVNC running on my Red Hat machine. I am using 5902 and 5903. When I remote in, it is a whole new X session. I changed one of the ports to 0, but RH says it is already being used. I am ...
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Sharing a VNC session

Several of our users access a group of Linux servers via VNC and recently have decided they'd like to share their session with other users doing the same type of work. Being that they don't really ...
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Shadowing with x0vncserver - No mouse pointer

I am working on a solution to shadow a user's X session in a multiuser desktop environment. If one wants to shadow a session they use my script. My script sets the proper XAUTHORITY environment ...
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How to access vm inside a vm via VNC?

For some reasons I installed virtual machines inside a virtual machine, like this: A( B( C )) where A is the physical machine, B is a vm and the network type is NAT. And C is also a virtual machine ...
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VNC into EC2 Ubuntu Instance

I followed the guide here, and I seem to be able to connect but I get a blank screen using the Chicken VNC viewer. Why?
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Cisco VPN and split tunneling

I have a linux box with one NIC and Cisco VPN client installed. The problem is I want to use VNC while connected to the VPN, but the cisco router doesn't support split-tunneling and LAN access is ...
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Monitor status while using VNC

So after connecting to a vnc server via vnc viewer to my desktop (remotely), Is it possible to know whether the monitor connected to the CPU is switched ON or not. Simply put, from command prompt how ...
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Remote Management/VNC Mac OSX Server 10.6 from Windows Server 2008

What is the most compatible/reliable software to remote manage an osx server using windows server? I tried to activate the remote management from osx server then use remote desktop login from ...
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problems connecting through vncviewer

I am currently connecting ok, but all that displays is a black screen in windows vncviewer. I looked at the log and this is what I got. Can someone help explain? Sun Oct 31 16:20:01 2010 vncext: ...
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Is there a tool that will allow concurrent remote sessions into an iMac?

Looking for 2+ users to be able to remote into an iMac we have and each have their own session. Machine is going to be used as a platform to develop for iOS as well as a general purpose machine. I ...
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KVM unix socket file permission for VNC

I'm using kvm-qemu/libvirtd for a bunch of kvms. I'm using vnc for the graphical interface. By default, it listens on a tcp socket. I want to have it listen on a unix socket instead. Looking at some ...
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x11vnc wish to not have local display updated

I have a difficult user that wants to connect via vnc to control her linux workstation while remote. However, she has an 'issue' where she does not want the workstation display to show her activity ...
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Replacing TightVNC with alternate client (CONNECT parameter)

I am in the process of reverse engineering an existing system in an attempt to replace their existing TightVNC applet with something else (hopefully NoVNC if at all possible). So far, here is what I ...
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How to set up unique X-server for each active VNC user

I'm trying to set up a server for analysing MEG data where it's possible for multiple users to simultaneously run unique instances of Matlab on unique X instances. We have 32 gb ram and an SSD, so I'm ...
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VNC goes to wrong IP (CentOS and Smoothwall VM)

OK, this one is so very weird. I have CentOS 6.3 (host) running Virtual Machine Manager and several virtual machines. The host as the public IP xxx.xxx.xxx.209. One of the virtual machines is ...
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gnome in vnc not showing any window

When i use vnc to connect my server (i'm using Centos 6 x64 and gnome ), gnome didnt show any title bar / window border, the mouse pointer always in loading animation state this is xstartup code i ...
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Can not display Proxmox console due to Connection time out

When I try to open console in proxmox ve nothing happens and I see this error in logs: no connection : Connection timed out TASK ERROR: command '/bin/nc -l -p 5900 -w 10 -c '/usr/sbin/qm vncproxy 100 ...
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VNC black screen kills Vmware Workstation sessions on host

There are other similar questions related to mine (e.g. VNC viewer issue - showing black screen ) - my case seems a little bit different: I start vncserver on my CentOS 5.8 host, which acts as a ...
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IIS7.5 non-http port routing

I am trying to use IIS7.5 as a way to route to vnc on different servers or virtual servers. I cant get http to work but not non-http protocols like VNC, telnet, etc. Is there a way to do that? ...
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Does wayland support video card(s) resource isolation?

From what I know, with hypervisors, I need an IOMMU capable motherboard and multiple graphics cards to run multiple virtualized instances remotely (correct me if I'm wrong). ESXi allows for ...
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Advertising security type 18 (VNC)

I am connecting to a Red Hat Miapo via VNC (well at least trying to) and I am getting some weird errors. From the VNC Viewer (Windows) I receive the error: "unable to connect to VNC server using your ...
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VNC with RedHat 7.0

I am having troubles with VNC for connection to RH 7.0 from W7. My connection cannot be established as the connection times out every time. I am unfamiliar with the RH 7 GUI and cannot seem to find ...
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TigerVNC: Couldn't enumerate devices

I have CentOS 6.5 server, and I'm trying to setup vnc. I followed this guide : http://wiki.centos.org/HowTos/VNC-Server, and the service seems to start ok. But I can't connect. Checking the log in my ...
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XenServer Console

I just follow this tutorial to access XenServer Console. I can run the first example, and it's working fine, but for the second example it's not working. I cannot access to console with a java ...
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VNC over SSL-VPN tunnel

I've setup a SSL-VPN using Cisco ASA with AnyConnect client. The ASA is behind a IPS/Router. A handful of Linux machines have VNC setup behind the ASA. I want to allow VNC over SSL-VPN connection ...
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Disabling VNC for HVM on Xen causes error

When I try to start a Xen HVM guest without VNC, I always get this error libxl: error: libxl_dm.c:1212:device_model_spawn_outcome: domain 25 device model: spawn failed (rc=-3) libxl: error: ...
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RealVNC server Enterprise 5.0: How to manage parameter as there is no more vncconfig?

I just would like to know with new VNC version 5.0 how we can access and change the running parameters by command line ? Indeed using RealVNC 4.X, is was possible using vncconfig, for example: ...
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How to get xrdp working on centos/rhel 6?

I'm trying to get xrdp running on centos/rhel 6. I installed it from the epel repo (also installed Gnome desktop and tigervnc-server). I'm able to start the service, and also get to the login screen ...
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VNC faster than Spice for remote access to KVM guest?

Having used RDP before, I'm not exactly thrilled with the performance I am seeing from VNC to my KVM virtual machines. The KVM host is Ubuntu 12.04 server x64. I've read that Spice is faster, and ...