Installing and configuring the X2go client

You will need to install and setup the x2go client.

  • install x2go if not a UEA machine
  • If outside the UEA network you will need to connect to the vpn first
  • start the x2go client


  • create a new session from Session menu
  • in the Host field enter :
  • in the Login Field enter : your username
  • on windows and mac macines in the Session Type make sure XFCE is selected
  • on linux machines in the Session Type make sure Common Desktop is selected, and startxfce is in the command box
  • click OK

You can edit the ada icon you have created by clicking on the 3 blue bars in the bottom right corner.