How to setup a VNC (Virtual Network Computing) Server running on a Ubuntu Desktop (Linux)

The prerequisites: A Windows or Linux client computer running VNC client software like RealVNC, TightVNC etc. We will call it “Client”. A computer running any flavour of Linux with the X Window system such as Ubuntu 14.04/16.04 Desktop, Red Hat or Mint Destkops. We will call it the “Server”. Install the software X11VNC on the Server : sudo apt-get install x11vnc -y This installs the x11vnc server software Lets add a password to secure the server to unauthorized access : sudo x11vnc -storepasswd /etc/vncpwd This command will prompt you to…

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