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Getting started with the X2Go Client

X2Go is a robust Remote Desktop solution that is recommended to connect to the ECE Linux servers.

Installation

Download the X2Go Client for your operating system here: https://wiki.x2go.org/doku.php/download:start and follow the installation steps.

Create New Session

Launch the X2Go Client and click on Session -> New session ... to open the Session preferences dialog window and complete the fields as:

[Note: Don't use GNOME. Users have reported issues in resuming suspended sessions with GNOME option.]

X2Go Session preferences dialog
X2Go Session Preferences Dialog.

Connect to session

In the new linux desktop you will be prompted to Authenticate the network proxy - please click Cancel.

X2Go linux Authenticate Message
X2Go linux network proxy authentication message.

Suspend or Terminate session

X2Go suspend session
X2Go suspend session.

Troubleshooting X2Go Client Problems

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