Enabling Remote Desktop Server protocol on Ubuntu

In order to connect remotely to a Ubuntu server using a Windows 7 client machine, you are required to install the Remote Desktop Server protocol package.

This can be achieved by running the following command with elevated root privelages:

sudo apt-get install xrdp

Once installed you will be able to connect using the Remote Desktop client from your Windows 7 workstation.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s