VNC Connect is a flexible and secure remote access software for computers.The details can be obtained from the official web site of RealVNC.
First download the linux vnc connect deb file from the vnc web site. in to the computer
and extract the deb file .(you will get 2 files of server and viewer installers)
install VNC-Server-6.0.2-Linux-x64.deb using the official installer of Ubuntu.
To start the server open the Ubuntu terminal and run
sudo systemctl start vncserver-x11-serviced.service
Now you can see an icon on the panel to indicate the sever is running
After installing you will not be able to see any launcher icon. In this type of situation Mainmenu appication is useful in creating a launcher.Since Mainmenu is not a default software in Ubuntu 16.10 we will have to install it manually.
Open the Ubuntu terminal and run
sudo apt-get update sudo apt-get install alacarteNow if you run the mainmenu you will find the vnc server under the applications/other menu
If the VNC server is not available, you can add an item.
Go to the Launcher properties and edit as follows
Under the Command cage enter the following to enable the server start at the boot time of the computer and include it to Startup Applications
gksu systemctl start vncserver-x11-serviced.service
and press OK
Now the VNCServer is installed on Ubuntu 16.10 correctly
The next step is to sign up for a free VNC Cloud home account
Go to this REAL VNC website and sign up for a free cloud home account
To connect the sever with the cloud
Now place the mouse pointer on the vnc sever icon on the panel at the top of the desktop and right click to get the menu and make the licensing for the cloud connection
Now open the cloud to see weather the computer is connected
Go to the vnc cloud and sign in
Now you can see the computer with the vnc server is connected to the vnc cloud
The next step is to connect the computer running the vnc server remotly over the inter net using a mobile phone
First VNC Viewer for remote desktop application is installed on the phone
Open the app and connect to the computer using the vnc password saved in the server previously .