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Questions tagged [rdesktop]

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How to configure xrdp to use a specific desktop environment like XFCE4

I am trying to configure xrdp in order to run applications remotely via WAN - where normal X forwarding over SSH is way too slow. This is my seup: Server: Debian 9 machine on which I installed xrdp ...
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Teamviewer 13 in windows server 2012 R2 breaks RDP and file sharing

Few days ago i upgraded tv to v13, then yesterday i assign the machine to my email. But it seemed to break few things File sharing broke, luckily i was able to fix it with making a new file share, ...
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Enter virtual console for Linux guest OS from inside vSphere

How can I open a Linux virtual console from inside VMware vSphere? I am able to open the console for a Linux guest OS, but when I press e.g. Ctrl-Alt-F1, the local machine (which is also running Linux,...
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Sending password to rdesktop securely

I want to send password to rdesktop so that it doesn't show up in ps. Is there any safe alternative for passing with command-line parameter? I even can develop an application for this if it helps. Any ...
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On Centos (3.10.0-514.2.2.el7.x86_64), rdesktop command is not able to connect to Windows 2016 Server

I am using below command to connect to Windows Server 2016 but it is throwing below error Command: rdesktop <IP> -g 1100x600 Error Autoselected keyboard map en-us ERROR: recv: Connection ...
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Linux rdesktop ERROR recv Connection reset by peer

PROBLEM I use for remote desktop connection script rdesktop. On some machines I get common error without any value. What can I do after "Connection reset by peer" error?
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rdesktop remote connect windows server 2012r2, device redirection doesn't work

I use rdesktop to connect to a windows server 2012r2 from my linux box. it worked well. but it doesn't work when I redirected my local directory /home to the server. My command: rdesktop -a 24 -r ...
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rdesktop to windows server 2012 from ubuntu

I have a client machine running ubuntu, and I have a windows server 2012 that I connect to using rdesktop. I need to copy a file from my client machine to the server. I tried sharing a directory like ...
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Java applications getting squeezed via remote desktop with 16bit color depth

I am managing some virtual desktops running Windows 7 Enterprise SP1 x64. When running any Java applications (tested on 7u13, 7u21 and 7u25) the windows are getting squeezed to the left. The black ...
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Linux RDesktop Lockups

I have a script I wrote to create RDP connections from Linux workstations to Windows servers. Everything is great when used on a machine plugged into an Ethernet jack but when used on a wireless ...
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ssh tunnel and rdesktop in one line

To access a windows machine remotely I have to tunnel through a ubuntu server of mine. To setup the tunnel I have ssh -l root -C -L 9999:windowsmachine:23389 myserver Then I have to open another ...
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performing a remote shutdown and login from linux to windows

Here is a situation I am on a Linux machine and I have to access a windows xp machine to which I can connect with rdesktop.The problem is Windows XP machine is remotely located and to be able to do a ...
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How can i access fedora15 desktop with remote desktop from another fedora15

My current desktop is Fedora15. I need to access my desktop from another fedora15 desktop using remotedesktop viewer. Please help on this
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Why is my .bashrc script executing out of order / not waiting for steps to complete?

I have the need for teachers to fill in electronic registers in remote areas, and they need to be able to do it fast and with the least fuss necessary. To accomplish this I have set up netbooks with a ...
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Ideal settings for rdesktop?

For connecting to a Windows 7 virtual machine on a LAN, what would be the ideal settings to specify when using rdesktop in linux so that it feels as close as possible to using a regular Windows 7 ...
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Best Small Linux Distribution for rDesktop

What would be the best linux distribution to use just for the purpose of rDesktop? We're trying to decide if we should get rid of old computers or just use them as thin-clients to connect to virtual ...
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How secure exactly is RDP

I have a few Windows machines I need to open up, but I was wondering: how secure is RDP? I already found documents like this explaining how to improve security, so obviously it is not very secure by ...
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How to encode the rdesktop password parameter in a shell script?

I can connect with this script from linux to a windows RDP session: #!/bin/bash /usr/bin/rdesktop -N -x m -u Administrator -p secret123 -d DOMAIN1 127.0.0.1:33891 (The rdp port of the remote windows ...
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Smart Card Compatibility Issues with Mac OS X Snow Leopard

I am working on an iMac running 10.6.4. I am trying to get a smartcard (Athena ASEKey USB Token) to be recognized by the system. Note: this smartcard is not for local system authentication. It is for ...
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Automatic Login after a Remote Desktop connection

I need to connect via remote desktop to a Windows XP machine (logging out the current user), do some stuff, and then log out the remote desktop session and having a user X who logs in (from the front-...
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Reverse rdesktop or VNC overlay image!

I've got a central server (linux based) and many clients (Windows XP Embedded, afaik) in public places around my country. I need to have these clients to connect to the server with a "reverse" tunnel, ...
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Use eToken Pro over RDP with eToken plugged into server

I have a Windows Vista machine which has a USB eToken Pro plugged into it. The eToken is used to control access to a development version of our product's web interface. Most of the time I sit ...
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KRDC & Rdesktop sessions freezing [closed]

I am using KRDC under kubuntu to access Windows terminal server 2003 on the same LAN. My session keeps freezing between 5-20 minutes... it seems random how long this is and it's only been happening ...
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Citrix and Remote Desktop session showing inconsistency after some time - Windows 2003 Server

We have a lab server RDE becomes blank screen after sometime though it connects . When we login , it just shows the blank desktop with nothing visible , just the wallpaper . Citrix takes long time to ...
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Tabbed Remote Desktop Client for Linux [closed]

I use the rdesktop client to administer Windows machines from Linux. Anyone know a program that will allow me to put these remote desktop sessions all under one window as tabs?