Windows 8 How-to Access/Control a Linux Desktop on Network Easy Guide

July 23rd, 2014 by thelinuxevangelist

Easy Windows 8 to Linux Desktop Sharing




The Tutorial Shows You Step-by-Step How-to Access/Control a Linux Desktop on Network from Windows 8.

RealVNC Free Version Features :

  • Enable connections to be established between computers running an unrivalled mix of Windows, Mac OS X, UNIX, and Linux operating systems.
  • Prevent unauthorized access with a password specific to VNC. Note passwords are always encrypted, even if encryption is turned off or not supported.

To get it Working You will Need to Obtain at Least a RealVNC Server Free License Key for Private use that after can be Extended to Premium Personal/Business Features.

Windows 8 Desktop Sharing with Linux - Featured

  1. How-to Getting-Started with Free RealVNC Server for Linux:

    RealVNC Quick-Start on Linux
  2. Then Install Free RealVNC Viewer on Windows 8:

    RealVNC Quick-Start on Windows 8
  3. Run RealVNC Viewer on Windows 8:

    Windows 8 Desktop Sharing with Linux - Windows 8 Run RealVNC Viewer

  4. Enter the Linux Desktop IP to Connect:

    Windows 8 Desktop Sharing with Linux - Windows 8 RealVNC Viewer Connect to Linux Desktop

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