11 May 2020
In this tutorial you will learn how to install the NoMachine application on
In this tutorial you will learn:
How to installed NoMachine
How to share desktop remotely
How to to connect to the NoMachine remote desktop
Remote desktop sharing with NoMachine on Ubuntu 20.04 Focal Fossa
Software Requirements and Conventions Used
Software Requirements and Linux Command Line Conventions
Requirements, Conventions or Software Version Used
Installed Ubuntu 20.04 or upgraded Ubuntu 20.04 Focal Fossa
Privileged access to your Linux system as root or via the
# - requires given linux commands to be executed with root privileges either directly as a root user or by use of
$ - requires given linux commands to be executed as a regular non-privileged user
Remote desktop sharing with NoMachine on Ubuntu 20.04 step by step instructions
Next, install the same NoMachine package using the
dpkg command on both systems ( client and server ). Change the version number where appropriate:
$ sudo dpkg -i nomachine_6.9.2_1_amd64.deb
Open the Machine server from the
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Click on the
Server Status tab. Take a note of the NoMachine server IP address.
Move to the client system and open NoMachine client.
Continue until you reach the Recent connections window.
From here select the available remote desktop share or click the
New button to follow the new connection wizard.
Review the connection settings and hit the
Accept the remote's server public key
Password of the remote server Ubuntu user.
Read the information on how to use NoMachine. You should now be connected to the remote desktop share.