Remote Desktop Connection

Connect to Ubuntu Desktop 13.10 using NoMachine

NoMachine is a Remote Desktop tool that allows you to remotely access your computer from another NoMachine computers and vice verse. This post is intended to provide you with step-by-step instructions on how to install NoMachine (free version which is currently limited to only 2 concurrent connections) on your Ubuntu 13.10 & connect to it from your Windows machine. Step 1: Install NoMachine on Ubuntu – Click link below to download either 32bit or 64bit version of the DEB package [button link=”https://www.

Error: The Local Security Authority cannot be contacted

I recently came across an issue where a user tried to log into a Windows Server via Remote Desktop Connection but was unable to. The following error was displayed: Searching through the server security logs, I came across the following error: Log Name: Security Source: Microsoft-Windows-Security-Auditing Date: 4/4/2013 11:10:10 AM Event ID: 4625 Task Category: Logon Level: Information Keywords: Audit Failure User: N/A

Enable Remote Desktop on Windows Server 2012

To enable Remote Desktop on Windows Server 2012 for ease of remotely managing the server, the steps below is a quick outline on how to do this. Steps: – Log onto your Windows Server 2012, click on server manager, then click on Local Server and under the Properties screen, you will see Remote Desktop currently disabled – Click on Disabled, the system properties screen will appear. Select ‘Allow remote connections to this computer’, leave the Recommended check-box checked.