Remote Desktop over SSH using Tunnelier


Bitvise Tunnelier makes it easier to Use Windows Remote Desktop over SSH connection.
Connecting to a Secure Shell server as a gateway and not directly to a windows PC, is a safer way to connect and add another layer of encryption.
This way you can connect to any client behind a firewall as long as you have port 22 open to your SSH server.

tunnel-overview Tunnelier

Download and Install Tunnelier

  1. Tunnelier installation: Bitvise SSH Client installer
  2. Install and run
  3. Switch to the Login Tab
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  4. Change the server Host to your Linux or Windows SSH Server IP or Hostname
  5. Input SSH username and password – You can mark Store encrypted password in profile
  6. Switch to Options Tab
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  7. On Login – Mark only Open Remote Desktop
  8. Switch to Remote Desktop Tab
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  9. Input Windows Hostname or IP Address
  10. You can mark the “Admin” option if you need a console connection

All Done.

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