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How do I run a remote Linux desktop in Windows?

Feb 26, 2010, 13:33 (6 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Jack Wallen)

"Recently I wrote an article "How Do I Connect to a Remote Windows 7 Desktop from a Linux Machine" and was asked to show how to do the same trick -- the other way around. You might assume this trick to be a challenge. You will be surprised how little of a challenge it really is.

"But first off, you might be asking yourself "Why would I need this?" The answer is to use a single point of administration. How many times have you scurried around computers to try to resolve a problem only to have to waste time going back and forth. With the previous article, you were given the means to connect from Linux to Windows. Now, with the ability to connect from Windows to Linux, you have all you need to make administrating from a central location much easier. And with that said, let's get on with the setup."

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