Guide

Connect to Linux VPS via Remote Desktop

This method is to install xRDP which will allow you to connect to your Linux server via RDP (Like how you connect to a Windows server).

Why go through all the trouble to install VNC and such, when you could easily do the same within these few steps ?

WHAT YOU NEED:

Connect to Linux VPS via Remote Desktop

This is personally verified and confirmed to work on Ubuntu 12.04 64bit.

sudo apt-get update
sudo apt-get upgrade
sudo apt-get install ubuntu-desktop
sudo apt-get install --no-install-recommends ubuntu-desktop
sudo apt-get install xrdp
echo "gnome-session --session=ubuntu-2d" > ~/.xsession
sudo apt-get install gnome-session-fallback

BONUS – How to run Hitleap:
Follow the above steps, and the following

sudo add-apt-repository ppa:ubuntu-wine/ppa
sudo apt-get update
sudo apt-get install wine1.5
sudo apt-get install winetricks

Next, open Firefox, download and install Hitleap Viewer, it should run perfectly.

Enjoy !

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