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synergyc - Man Page

manual page for synergyc 1.11.0-stable, protocol version 1.6


synergyc [--yscroll <delta>] [--display <display>] [--no-xinitthreads] [--daemon|--no-daemon] [--name <screen-name>] [--restart|--no-restart] [--debug <level>] <server-address>


Connect to a synergy mouse/keyboard sharing server.

-d,  --debug <level>

filter out log messages with priority below level. level may be: FATAL, ERROR, WARNING, NOTE, INFO, DEBUG, DEBUG1, DEBUG2.

-n,  --name <screen-name> use screen-name instead the hostname to identify

this screen in the configuration.

-1,  --no-restart

do not try to restart on failure.

*     --restart            restart the server automatically if it fails.

-l  --log <file>

write log messages to file.


disable the system tray icon.


enable file drag & drop.


enable the crypto (ssl) plugin.

--display <display>

connect to the X server at <display>


do not call XInitThreads()

-f,  --no-daemon

run in the foreground.

*     --daemon             run as a daemon.

--yscroll <delta>

defines the vertical scrolling delta, which is 120 by default.

-h,  --help

display this help and exit.


display version information and exit.

* marks defaults.

The server address is of the form: [<hostname>][:<port>].  The hostname must be the address or hostname of the server.  The port overrides the default port, 24800.

synergyc: a server address or name is required Try `synergyc --help' for more information.

See Also

The full documentation for synergyc is maintained as a Texinfo manual.  If the info and synergyc programs are properly installed at your site, the command

info synergyc

should give you access to the complete manual.


February 2020 synergyc 1.11.0-stable, protocol version 1.6