Access your Raspberry Pi Terminal and Graphical Desktop remotely using SSH and VNC

This post will cover the steps necessary to set-up remote access to the Raspberry Pi terminal and graphical desktop environment from a Windows, or Linux PC. I do not have a Mac, but the steps should be very simillar. In some posts this is referred to as running your Raspberry Pi "headless". I want to put my Raspberry Pi 2 on a small mobile robot platform, so I can't have it drag a mouse, keyboard and monitor around.  The steps below will work for Raspberry Pi models B, B+ and 2. My starting point was the official Raspberry Pi documentation…continue reading →