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I am new Linux convert to mac and liking it so far.

Whats the basic and free remote desktop client in max to connect to my work linux/windwos desktop ?
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quick google gave me this

Connect Across Platforms with Remote Desktop Connection | Mactopia
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here is another solution using mac os x's built-in screen sharing app

macosxhints.com - 10.5: How to use screen sharing remotely and securely
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Assuming you are running a VNC server on that work windows / Linux machine

Then Chicken of the VNC would be a good mac VNC client

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I use logmein.com it works across my pcs aswell
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