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VNC

Description

 

SessionVNCLarge

This entry is used to define and configure a 'Telnet, SSH, RAW, rLogin' session.

Auto Login

Built in

Copy Password

Credential Repository

Embedded Mode

External Mode

Show Opened Session

Support Logging

Support Reconnect

 

The only supported VNC application in Mac is the Default VNC in Embedded mode. If you choose the External mode you will notice that other VNC (RealVNC, Tight VNC, Ultra VNC, VNC Viewer Plus) applications will appear in the drop down menu but they won't be supported by Mac, they will only be there to support entries created in Windows.

 

Settings

 

General

 

VNC General tab

VNC General tab

 

OPTION

DESCRIPTION

VNC application

The Default VNC in Embedded mode is the only supported VNC application in Mac.

Host

Enter the Host name or IP address.

 

Settings

 

VNC Settings

VNC Settings

 

OPTION

DESCRIPTION

VNC Password

Enter the VNC Password to connect.

Windows NTLM authentication

This option is only supported in embedded mode.

Scaled

Automatically scale to your window.

Color depth

Select the color depth you wish to display your session in.

View only (input ignored)

Connect on the remote computer in view mode only. There will be no control of the keyboard and mouse in the remote connection.

Disable clipboard transfer

Disable the clipboard sharing.

 

Advanced

 

VNC Advanced

VNC Advanced

 

OPTION

DESCRIPTION

Mouse cursor

Track remote cursor locally

Let remote server deal with mouse cursor

Don't show remote cursor

Emulate 3 buttons

Copy three buttons with a 2 button click.

Swap mouse buttons 2 and 3

Switch your mouse buttons 2 and 3.

Preferred encoding

Choose the Preferred encoding between:

Default

Auto

CoRRE

Hextile

Raw

RRE

Tight

Ultra

Zlib

ZlibHEX

ZRLE

Custom compression level

Option available only when choosing Preferred encoding Default, Tight or Zlib.

JPEG compression level

For information value only.