The Range of Options for Starting a Linux Remote Desktop Session
Learn about the various ways to establish a Linux remote access session to and from Linux, Windows or Mac devices. Free for private use.
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How do I install remote desktop on Linux?
- Install TeamViewer for Linux from teamviewer.com and select the version appropriate for your version of Linux.
- If in doubt, select the 64-bit DEB package.
- Open the teamviewer_13.x.yyyy_amd64.deb file, which will open in the Ubuntu Software Center.
- Click install, enter your password, and then click authenticate.
How do I access Ubuntu GUI remotely?
Make sure TeamViewer has been installed on your Linux computer and the device you’ll be accessing it from. Simply click on the “Remote Control” panel on the TeamViewer main window and enter the Partner ID that is shown on the TeamViewer window on your Linux device. Click connect and enter the password from the Linux device.
Is remotely accessing Linux secure?
When you remotely access your Linux computer using TeamViewer, you’ll be protected with the highest standard of security through features like end-to-end 256-bit encryption, malware protection, and optional two-factor authentication. This keeps your data safe from third-party access and your computer secure.