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    VNC Setup

    I'm trying to get vnc to work but I'm having no luck. I run vncserver :1 and when I go to try and connect on my Windows PC with realVnc viwer it says "Unable to connect. Cannot connect to unreachable hsot.

    Am i doing anything wrong?

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    sometimes windows firewall blocks those things. turn it off and also check if the remote is on from windows pc

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    1. To rule out connectivity issues (networking, firewall, etc.), try to connect locally first.

    2. How are you trying to connect? E.g., if your machine running the VNC server is ip address, then (assuming you started the server with "vncserver :1") you would do:
    3. Did you set up a VNC password first, before starting the VNC server?

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