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Remote Desktop Connection Error


Hello,
is this dumb thing to do or maybe i have no idea what i'm doing. i'm trying to connect to my VPS Server from my Remote Desktop but i get this error
I'm not sure if i can do this.. im using VPS Server With Debian OS / Virtualmin / Webmin installed. kindly help me



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Debian is a Linux OS, which means that it does not support Microsoft RDP. You'll probably want to find the webpage where Webmin is so you can administrate the server. It's possible to use a shell console to issue commands to the server, but unless you know what you're doing you probably don't want to touch that.

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I believe that Debian has a package called 'xrdp' which is an RDP server that might work for you. Give it a try and let us know.

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Debian is a Linux OS, which means that it does not support Microsoft RDP. You'll probably want to find the webpage where Webmin is so you can administrate the server. It's possible to use a shell console to issue commands to the server, but unless you know what you're doing you probably don't want to touch that.
for newbie like me SHELL noway sir... i will screw my system...

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I believe that Debian has a package called 'xrdp' which is an RDP server that might work for you. Give it a try and let us know.
But how i will install this and use is there any help or guide..

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Do you need a Linux VPS or windows. If you are more comfortable with windows why not use that?

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Well the thing you trying to do needs purely windows server enabled with remote desktop connection.

You may be be able to achieve this on linux vps.

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I already have Linux installed so how I switch to windows it will cost me more money.

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I already have Linux installed so how I switch to windows it will cost me more money.
Hello,
Switching to a Windows VPS would cost you more money and you may also need to change servers. Windows requires Xen or KVM and will not work with OpenVZ based nodes.

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i really don't need to spend more money... hmmm, if anyone knows hows to install 'xrdp' or any other way i can see my server desktop from my computer kindly let me know.

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You bought a linux VPS but don't know how to use linux?

You are doing it wrong.

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Install XRDP + Gnome

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You bought a linux VPS but don't know how to use linux?

You are doing it wrong.
What you mean by that?

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You bought a linux VPS but don't know how to use linux?

You are doing it wrong.
I think he used a fully-managed VPS.

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Install XRDP + Gnome
Any idea on installing it? Guide or tutorial

Tks

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