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    "The basic idea behind open source is very simple. When programmers on the Internet can read, redistribute, and modify the source for a piece of software, it evolves. People improve it, people adapt it, people fix bugs. And this can happen at a speed that, if one is used to the slow pace of conventional software development, seems astonishing...
    ...The Open Source pages exist to make this case to the commercial world."    - Introduction to Open Source - www.opensource.org

    Details: bVNC: Secure VNC Viewer

    market download bVNC: Secure VNC Viewer
    Please support my hard work and GPL open-source software by buying the donation version of bVNC from Google Play. You can use this fully-featured version of bVNC for free for as long as you want with no strings attached.

    If bVNC doesn't work for you, before writing a review, please post your question in the forum:
    https://groups.google.com/forum/#!forum/bvnc-ardp-aspice-opaque-android-bb10-clients

    See below for instructions for Windows, Linux, and Mac OS X.

    If you need an RDP application, please search for aRDP in Google Play. In addition, a SPICE client named aSPICE is available. Finally, if you are an oVirt, RHEV, or Proxmox user, check out Opaque.

    bVNC is a secure, open source VNC client. Its features include:
    - Windows, Mac, Linux, BSD, or any other OS with a VNC server installed
    - Master password support in the Pro version
    - Multi-factor (two-factor) SSH authentication in the Pro version
    - Multi-touch control over the remote mouse. One finger tap left-clicks, two-finger tap right-clicks, and three-finger tap middle-clicks
    - Right and middle-dragging if you don't lift the first finger that tapped
    - Scrolling with a two-finger drag
    - Pinch-zoom
    - Force Landscape, Immersive Mode, Keep Screen Awake
    - Dynamic resolution changes, allowing you to reconfigure your desktop while connected, and control over virtual machines from BIOS to OS
    - Full rotation - use the central lock rotation on your device to disable rotation
    - Multi-language
    - Full mouse support
    - Full desktop visibility even with soft keyboard extended
    - SSH tunneling, AnonTLS and VeNCrypt for secure connections (does not support RealVNC encryption).
    - High-grade encryption superior to RDP using SSH and VeNCrypt (x509 certificates and SSL), preventing man-in-the-middle attacks
    - AutoX session discovery/creation like NX client
    - Tight and CopyRect encodings for quick updates
    - Ability to reduce the color depth over slow links
    - Copy/paste integration
    - Samsung multi-window
    - SSH public/private (pubkey)
    - Importing encrypted/unencrypted RSA keys in PEM format
    - Zoomable, Fit to Screen, and One to One scaling modes
    - Two Direct, one Simulated Touchpad, and one Single-handed input modes
    - In single-handed input mode, long-tap to get a choice of clicks, drag modes, scroll, and zoom
    - Supports most VNC servers including TightVNC, UltraVNC, TigerVNC, and RealVNC
    - Supports Mac OS X built-in remote desktop server (ARD) and Mac OS X authentication
    - Does NOT support RealVNC encryption (use VNC over SSH or VeNCrypt instead)
    - Stowable on-screen keys
    - Right-click with Back button
    - D-pad for arrows, rotate D-pad
    - Hardware/FlexT9 keyboard support
    - View-only mode
    - On-device help on creating a new connection in the Menu when setting up connections
    - On-device help on available input modes in the Menu when connected
    - Hacker's Keyboard is recommended

    - Instructions for Windows:
    Plain VNC:
    http://iiordanov.blogspot.ca/2012/04/how-to-install-and-connect-to-tightvnc.html

    Secure VNC over VeNCrypt:
    https://groups.google.com/forum/#!topic/bvnc-ardp-aspice-opaque-android-bb10-clients/lINJkYJbN-U

    Secure VNC over SSH:
    http://iiordanov.blogspot.ca/2012/04/tunneling-vnc-over-ssh-to-windows.html

    - Instructions for Linux:
    WARNING: AnonTLS is not supported on Android 6, so to use Vino, the built-in VNC server for GNOME you have to disable Vino encryption requirement with "gsettings set org.gnome.Vino require-encryption false" or use AutoX (see below)

    Plain VNC (Remote Desktop on Ubuntu):
    http://www.howtoforge.com/configure-remote-access-to-your-ubuntu-desktop

    AutoX Secure VNC over SSH:
    http://iiordanov.blogspot.ca/2012/10/looking-for-nx-client-for-android-or.html

    - Instructions for Mac OS X:
    Plain VNC (Remote Desktop for Mac OS X):
    http://iiordanov.blogspot.ca/2012/04/how-to-connect-to-mac-os-x-using-bvnc.html

    Secure VNC over SSH:
    http://iiordanov.blogspot.ca/2012/04/tunneling-vnc-over-ssh-to-mac-os-x.html

    GPL source code here:
    https://github.com/iiordanov/remote-desktop-clients

    Author: Iordan Iordanov (Undatech)
    Version: v3.9.1
    Market link: com.iiordanov.freebVNC
    Web site: https://groups.google.com/forum/#!forum/bvnc-ardp-aspice-opaque-android-bb10-clients



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    Market downloads: >250,000
    Market rating: 4.5 / 5.0
    Category: Top:/Applications/Communication


    Added: 2014-01-24
    Updated: 2017-03-23
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