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Old 04-06-2004, 03:23 AM   #1
duplexpaura
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Question How to set up remote desktop control?


Hi all,

I'm very new to linux. Please be patient with me if my question is stupid enough.


I have 2 computer.On my notebook I have Windows XP and my home desktop has Suse Linux 9.0.

At my home I have DSL router connection.I would like to know how I can set up a remote desktop connection between my notebook and my desktop.I would like to control my Linux computer with my Windows XP computer when I am away from home.

Please note that I am a newbie so explain slow and if you have enought time step by step!!!

Thanks all in advance!! BYE BYE!
 
Old 04-06-2004, 01:55 PM   #2
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Have you heard of VNC? it works in windows, linux, etc.

check out www.realvnc.com to nab a copy.
 
Old 04-06-2004, 03:25 PM   #3
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Thanks.

Thanks very much.

But I am able to install it under windows and not under Linux.Do you know where I can find some step by step linux vnc installation guide??

Thanks very much.
 
Old 04-06-2004, 03:55 PM   #4
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try tightvnc...

http://www.tightvnc.org

http://www.tightvnc.org/docs.html


(you'd use the server on the linux box and the viewer on the windows box...)

Last edited by win32sux; 04-06-2004 at 03:57 PM.
 
Old 04-06-2004, 06:36 PM   #5
duplexpaura
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Thanks again.

Dear all friend,thanks very much for you help.

And Win32 compliemnts for your nickname!!!

I will try software you suggested to me.

I would like to ask you if you think that also the Linux Desktop Sharing function may be a solution for the remote desktop controlling.

Thanks again,it is nice entering into Linux world.BYE BYE!!
 
  


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