xtc tips

Connect to a xrdp server

  1. Click the "Config" tab.
  2. Select "RDP (xfreerpd)" as the connection.
  3. Click the "New Connection" button.
  4. Enter a name and address.
  5. Choose a resolution and color depth.
  6. In the input field "Further parameter" enter: -clipboard +glyph-cache /relax-order-checks
  7. Click the "OK" button to save the connection parameters.

Connect to Windows

  1. Click the "Config" tab.
  2. Select "RDP (xfreerpd)" as the connection.
  3. Click the "New Connection" button.
  4. Enter a name and address.
  5. Choose a resolution and color depth.
  6. In the input field "Further parameter" enter: -clipboard +glyph-cache /cert-ignore /d:domain
  7. For autologin set user and password: /u:user p:/password
  8. For sound add the parameter: /sound:sys:alsa
  9. To connect a USB stick, add this parameter: /drive:USB0,/media/usb0
  10. Click the "OK" button to save the connection parameters.
  11. Make sure that ping is allowed in the Windows Firewall. To activate the rule for Windows 10, see here.

How to install vpn on Raspberry Pi?

To establish a VPN connection, you need a file in the ovpn format. An ovpn file contains all parameters to establish a VPN connection: target system, access information, key. Firewalls, for example from sophos, can create an ovpn file.

  1. Activate "USB automount" in the "System" tab.
  2. Insert the USB stick with the ovpn file into the Raspberry Pi.
  3. Click the button "..." in the "VPN" tab.
  4. Change to the folder /media/usb0 in the open dialog.
  5. Choose the ovpn file and click the "open" button.
  6. The file is copied to the directory "/data/vpn".
When you need aditional files:
  1. Click the button "Additional files" in the "VPN" tab.
  2. Change to the folder /media/usb0 in the open dialog.
  3. Select the file you need and click the "open" button.
  4. The file is copied to the directory "/data/vpn" on xtc.