Mostly, developers who have windows and need to connect to their peer’s system or client system using the option Remote Desktop Connection that is available in the programs->Acessories section . But for those who start with the Linux, if they need to connect to the windows box remotely, they can do it via the command “rdesktop”.
To do so, one needs to have rdesktop installed in their linux box.
How to connect remote desktop :
1) type: rdesktop ipaddress
– This will connect you to the ip of the remote system and a window appears in your screen, through whihc you can remotely access the system.
2) one can even connect to the server by
3) to have a full screen desktop connection, add an argument -f to the command