Why does a VNC session not show GNOME Desktop Environment?

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  • After the installation of a TigerVNC Server on a Red Hat Enterprise Linux, starting a new VNC session from a client, only a browser windows and a welcome page are shown.
  • Once the browser window is closed, no Desktop Environment is loaded and it is not possible to perform any action.
  • VNC viewer not able to display GNOME desktop after configuration.


  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
  • TigerVNC Server

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