Connection Details

  • Method : For this case, we select
    • freerdp
    • rdesktop
  • Host : The IP or Hostname of the machine we want to connect to.
  • Port : Port number to use for this connection.
  • Run with sudo : * Pending
  • Use autossh : * Pending
  • TAB/Window Title : The name will be assigned to this tab or window. (Useful for password managers, that use the window title to execute macros, or to identify each connection on the taskbar).
  • Launch on start up : If this connection should be launched automatically each time Ásbrú starts for the first time.
  • Reconnecton on disconnection : If there is a remote disconnection, reconnect automatically.

  • Authentication

    • KeePass button : If you have KeePass integration available, the button will be enabled. To see the use of this feature read KeePass Integration

    • User / Password : Authenticate using the traditional logging sequence of typing a user and password.

    • Private Key : Use a public or private key to login into the remote server.
      • Private Key : Select your private key, or leave black if you are going to use your public key.
      • User / Passphrase : The user and passphrase that will be used to automate your login.
    • Manual : Do not automate login, let me do all the authentication sequence.

Advanced Parameters

  • Programmatically send a string : Send a specified regex expression every selected seconds to the terminal.
  • Prepend command : Add this command before the ssh command connection string.
  • Start next script when connection is launched : * Pending
  • Auto save session logs : Save session log at the end of the session. Select the location.
    • Log patter name: Define the pattern to name your session file.

Network Settings

This networking options override the Global Networking options for this connection.

  • Use global proxy options : Use the globally predefined Networking options.
  • Use direct connection : If you declared a Global Proxy and you do not need it for this connection.
  • Use SOCKS proxy : Use a SOCKS proxy to exit the local network.
  • Jump Server : Use a jump server to exit the local network, or connect to an internal machine behind a FireWall.

RDP Settings