How to Install and Configure VNC Server in CentOS 7

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3 Responses

  1. Mario Cajina says:

    Thank you very much! These were the best instructions I’ve found for setting up tigervnc-server on CentOS 7.x. It worked perfectly. Previous instructions I’ve found always leave out something, and even though I’ve gotten it to work, when I start the service I always get some errors. I didn’t get any errors at all following these instructions.

    I do agree with @Todor Petkov, that one should run the service through SSH tunnel. Perhaps Tecmint can post a revision to these with the option to run VNC via SSH.

  2. ramesh bolaram says:

    VNC Viewer is not able to display graphical window properly seems pixel – resolution issue, please help me

    FYI: https://imgur.com/a/F0MS2

  3. Todor Petkov says:

    Since VNC is not secured by default, I suggest making the server listen only on lo device and connecting to it via ssh tunnel.

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