This article describes steps one can take to install and use RustDesk remote desktop control tool on Ubuntu Linux.
RustDesk is a free, open-source, and secure remote desktop software that works out of the box, no configuration required.
RustDesk client provides end-to-end encryption, tracks logs and manages permissions from its UI, and can be installed on Windows with no administrative privileges.
This open-source remote desktop support tool allows you to easily access and control Desktop PC and Android devices from anywhere at any time.
How to install RustDesk remote desktop support tool on Ubuntu Linux
As described above, RustDesk is a free, open-source, and secure remote desktop software that works out of the box, no configuration required.
Below is how to install it on Ubuntu Linux.
To install RustDesk on Ubuntu Linux, simply run the commands below.
sudo apt update wget sudo apt install ./rustdesk-1.1.9.deb
You may also download RustDesk Deb file from the link below and install it via your Ubuntu desktop by right clicking on the file and selecting Install
Once installed, open the Activities panel and search for and select RustDesk on the dashboard.
When the app opens, type in the remote ID of the machine you wish to connect to, then click the Connect button.
If you want to allow a remote connection to your machine, provide the remote client your ID, and password to allow them to connect to your computer.
Users of Windows computers can download the click from the link below and install.
As mentioned above, RustDesk can be installed on Windows with no administrative privileges.
Any standard account should be able to install and use it with no problem.
If you still can’t install or don’t want to install anything, simply use RustDesk web to connect to a remote computer.
Type in the remote ID and connect.
When a connection is coming in, you will see a prompt to Accept or Dismiss.
That should do it!
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