tsclient(1) Terminal Server Client supporting XDMCP, VNC and RDP


tsclient [OPTION]... FILE


This manual page documents briefly describes the tsclient command.

tsclient is a GNOME 2 program for remotely accessing Microsoft Windows NT/2000 Terminal Services and XP Remote Desktop Sharing as implemented by the Remote Desktop Protocol (RDP). Using the rdesktop program as a backend, tsclient allows users to access and view their desktops as stored on remote Windows NT/2000/XP servers. It also supports connections using other remote desktop tools such as: vnc, Xnest and the Citrix ICA client.

The GNOME applet can be added to your panel by right-clicking the panel and choosing the following: Add to Panel -> Internet -> Terminal Server Client Applet.


These programs follow the usual GNU command line syntax, with long options starting with two dashes (`-'). A summary of options for the tsclient command is included below.

an rdp format file containing options

-h, --help
display this help and exit

-v, --version
output version information and exit

launch rdesktop with options specified in FILE


This manual page was written by Andrew Lau <[email protected]> and last updated by Erick Woods <[email protected]>.