Vine Server - Install Instructions

Vine Server is the OS X version of VNC and allows ITS to remotely control a workstation with that user’s permission. Luther workstations should already have Vine installed but instructions are provided.

To Install Vine Server

  1. Download Vine Server from HDesk or the Vine Server webpage.
  2. Double-click the DMG file.
  3. Copy Vine Server.app into Applications – Utilities.
  4. Click Go – Applications – Utilities – Vine Server to run the program or use Spotlight and type Vine.
  5. Click Vine Server and choose Preferences.
  6. Select the Startup tab.
  7. Uncheck Start Server when Vine Server Application is launched.

To Run Vine Server

  1. Click on Go – Applications – Utilities – Vine Server.
  2. Click Start Server.
  3. Read off the 1st IP Address.
  4. ITS staff will connect using VNC Viewer or Chicken of the VNC (Mac).