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VNC client using HTML5 (WebSockets, Canvas) with encryption (wss://) support.

See homepage and README for more info.




A very quick 1 minute demo showing noVNC in Firefox on Windows 10 used to connect to a GNOME desktop.



The login screen of noVNC. You will be prompted for a password if your server requires one.



The interface is translated. German translation shown here.



Connected to an TigerVNC server running on a Fedora 25 workstation with an GNOME 3 desktop, Google Chrome, gnome-calculator, gnome-terminal and nautilus. Yes, that's Chrome running "inside" of Firefox. Clicking the small handle to the left will open the control bar.



There are many settings in the interface, including local cursor, scaling, clipping mode for viewport panning and automatic reconnection.



A solution for clipboard transfer is available. Text copied in the remote desktop will appear in the clipboard box in noVNC's interface. You can then copy the text from that box to access it in your local clipboard. Any text put into the clipboard box will be sent to the remote clipboard as well.



Some keyboard keys and combinations are intercepted by the browser. We have added the most common keys to the interface to allow such keys to be sent to the remote desktop. Note that the control bar can be dragged to whichever side you prefer, simply drag the handle.



Connected to the same remote system using Firefox on a Samsung Galaxy S8 running Android 7. Notice the mouse and keyboard buttons in the control bar for selecting the active mouse button and for toggling the on-screen keyboard. You can run noVNC in fullscreen mode if you want (third button from the bottom).



Connected to the same remote system using Safari on an iPad mini 3 running iOS 10.



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