KB: Keyboard problems when accessing SecureCRT via VNC/RDP on Linux?
A very small number of individuals have recently reported that when they attempt to access SecureCRT (running on Linux) through an RDP/VNC connection, the keyboard mapping is incorrect. Meanwhile, when accessing SecureCRT directly on the Linux machine (not through a remote RDP/VNC connection) the keyboard works just fine.
If you find yourself in a similar situation, here's some background info and steps you can consider taking to resolve the problem.
Here's a description of what has been reported:
This problem is caused by RDP/VNC client/server implementations that are not implemented/configured to support the XKEYBOARD extension.
While SecureCRT cannot force an RDP/VNC client/server implementation to support the XKEYBOARD extension that Qt requires, there are some steps you can take to potentially resolve the problem:
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