Raspberry PI B+

How to install VNC server on Raspberry PI

This is a short note on how to install VNC server on Raspberry PI.

Raspberry PI B+

Raspberry PI B+

Step 1

The VNC server is not installed by default in Raspbian, so first install using apt-get:

Step 2

Make a script file to start the VNC server:

Enter the following:

Save the file; Ctrl+o , Enter and the Ctrl+x.

Step 3

Make the file executable:

Beaglebone Black

How to install VNC on Beaglebone Black

Beaglebone Black

A short step through on how to install VNC on Beaglebone Black.

Step 1.

SSH into your Beaglebone.

(Or whatever your BBB IP address is)

Step 2

Install x11vnc.

Angstrom:

Debian:

 Step 3

Start the VNC server

Angstrom:

Debian:

 Step 4

Create a script file to make life easier to start the VNC server.

Add this to the file:

Save the file using commands Ctrl+o press Enter and the Ctrl+x.

Make the script executable:

Execute the script: