Tagged: VNC

vncserver setup on Ubuntu 12.04 and 14.04

This example uses the Free TightVNC server. sudo apt-get install tightvncserver nano ~/.vnc/xstartup and for Ubuntu 14.04, sudo apt-get install xfce4 sudo apt-get remove xscreensaver xscreensaver-data Here is an example of a working ~/.vnc/xstartup on Ubuntu 12.04 with TightVNC 1.3.9 #!/bin/sh gnome-session –session=ubuntu-2d [ -x /etc/vnc/xstartup ] && exec /etc/vnc/xstartup [ -r $HOME/.Xresources ] && […]

Intel AMT / vPro full remote KVM control without proprietary RealVNC Viewer Plus

Here is how to have full remote KVM control of your PC without the proprietary RealVNC Viewer Plus software. Note: if you already have PCs in the field without these changes, you can change the settings remotely–but as always, exercise great care, as a wrong checkbox hit can necessitate a field trip to the PC […]

Intel AMT / vPro KVM: Port forwarding necessary

NOTE: when setting up your remote PC, consider enabling standard VNC (if you’re behind a hardware firewall) that will remove the need for proprietary RealVNC Viewer Plus–all you will need is one of the many free open VNC programs to have full remote control. See: http://blogs.bu.edu/mhirsch/?p=622 For those installations behind a firewall, here are the […]