Monday, October 10, 2011

How to setup tightvnc server on LINUX MINT.

It might work on other distros.



  1. sudo apt-get install tightvncserver
  2. cd ~/.vnc 
  3. ls
  4. nano (or your favorite text editor.) xstartup
  5. edit anything you need to.
  6. then run: tightvncserver
  7. go to your other computer. 
  8. run a vnc viewer. And enter in your IP.
THE END.


    2 comments:

    1. In a fresh install you do not get .vnc folder. First one must run tightvncserver from prompt and set password, etc. Then you may go to step 2.

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    2. nano (or your favorite text editor.) xstartup
      edit anything you need to.

      can you explain it more please

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