In this tutorial, We will show you the method to install XRDP on Ubuntu 18.04 LTS. XRDP is a Remote Desktop Protocol (RDP) Server, allowing RDP clients to be presented an X windows desktop to the user. RDP transport is encrypted using TLS by default.
How To Install XRDP On Ubuntu 18.04 LTS
Press CTRL+ALT+T to open the terminal and run the following command:
sudo apt update sudo apt-get upgrade
Now, Run the following command to install xrdp on Ubuntu
sudo apt install xrdp
After installing xrdp, Setup the Xsession file for xrdp.Run the following command:
echo mate-session> ~/.xsession
Now, Install Mate-Core Package. To install mate-core package, you need to run the following command:
sudo apt-get install mate-core
You must allow RDP traffic through UFW firewall. To allow RDP traffic,Run the following command:
sudo ufw allow 3389/tcp
Now, restart your system.
You can test the connection by connecting via remote desktop on a Windows or Remmina on Linux.
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