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'''Vino''' is a VNC (Virtual Network Computing) server allowing remote connection to your actual desktop. It is a default component of the Gnome Desktop Environment.
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'''Vino''' is a VNC (Virtual Network Computing) server allowing remote connection to your actual desktop. It is a default component of the [[GNOME]] [[Desktop Environment]].
  
 
== How to Install on Arch ==
 
== How to Install on Arch ==
To install Vino type the following:
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[[pacman|Install]] the package {{Pkg|vino}}, which is available in the [[Official Repositories|official repositories]].
# pacman -S vino
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If you are running gnome you need to restart gnome so that the vino-server is started automatically when enabling the remote desktop feature.
 
If you are running gnome you need to restart gnome so that the vino-server is started automatically when enabling the remote desktop feature.

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Vino is a VNC (Virtual Network Computing) server allowing remote connection to your actual desktop. It is a default component of the GNOME Desktop Environment.

How to Install on Arch

Install the package vino, which is available in the official repositories.

If you are running gnome you need to restart gnome so that the vino-server is started automatically when enabling the remote desktop feature.

You can then configure vino via the following command :

# vino-preferences

Now you can connect remotely to your desktop via a VNC viewer like TightVNC. Remember to forward Port 5900 if you are behind a NAT and to allow the connection through iptables.

If you use some standalone wm like openbox and it doesn't work , you can start the vino-server manually or add the command to the wm autostart script

# /usr/lib/vino/vino-server &