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VNC documentation

This documentation assumes a basic familiarity with the terms and components used in VNC.  See 'What is VNC?' and 'Getting Started' for introductory information, and the Frequently Asked Questions for common queries.  A detailed article about VNC can also be found in IEEE Internet Computing, Vol.2 No.1 pp33-38.

For a quick overview, you can now download versions of the VNC Video.

See also 'What's new in the Windows / Unix packages?'.

Technical documentation - Table of Contents

How VNC works

VNC servers

VNC viewers

The VNC protocol

Internal ORL extensions



Note: This complete VNC documentation is available as a downloadable package.


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