Remote Desktop Raspberry PI NOOBS from Windows

Would you like to Remote Desktop access your Raspberry PI with NOOBS installed from a Windows  PC? Well, now you can using xrdp.

Video Tutorial:

1. Let’s install xrdp In Debian terminal or via SSH enter the following:

sudo apt-get install xrdp

2. Once done installing xrdp run ifconfig to obtain the Raspberry IP address:


3. Then in Remote Desktop Client, just type  in the IP address of your Raspberry PI.


4 You will see a new RDP session window pop-up, asking you to enter your Raspberry PI username and password.


Note: If you get “connecting to sesmean” error, Then follow these additional steps:

Open the terminal and execute the following:

sudo nano /etc/X11/xrdp/xorg.conf


Option “DRMDevice” “/dev/dri/renderD128”

Change to:

#Option “DRMDevice” “/dev/dri/renderD128”

Option “DRMDevice” “”

# Save and exit

sudo reboot


I started this tech blog back in 2011 as a place to write down processes I took to fix my client systems and network. Now I write some tips and tricks to help others with the tech issues that one might encounter.

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