Remote desktop in Ubuntu

Brian McKee brian.mckee at
Thu Oct 23 16:26:59 UTC 2008

On Thu, Oct 23, 2008 at 9:39 AM, Christian <christian08 at> wrote:
> Hi all,
> Is it possible for a Windows user to connect to my Ubuntus desktop through some client for Windows and we can work with the system at the same time?
> If so, what client?

Sure - go to System -> Preferences -> Remote Desktop and turn it on.

It uses 'VNC'

There's lots of Windows VNC clients - I don't have a favourite,
although I believe RealVNC is popular.


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