Remote Desktop Software To Replace TeamViewer

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Teamviewer perhaps is the best remote desktop software or PC remote control software over the internet. It allows computer administrator having the possibility to remote controlling a Windows computers, Mac, ipad, iphone and any Android devices. All this remote assistance can be done in front of your workstation to gain the access to files, different folders and full control the computer. Plus more, this free remote desktop software also benefiting the computer administrator to monitor system health or use remote control to solve issues on the fly.

However, Teamviewer is not the only free remote desktop software on the market. But there are plenty of remote desktop software freeware can perform remote computer access functionality similar like teamviewer or more. So, below are  the list of free remote desktop software that we recommended.

Other Remote Desktop Software To Replace Teamviewer:

LogMeIn

log me in - mac Windows remote access computer software

LogInMe is a remote desktop software that provides full remote access on remote computer with sound effects, printing, big file transferring and many more. Meanwhile, this remote desktop software using a proprietary remote desktop protocol and SSL certificate to cryptographically secure communications between the remote desktop and the accessing computer. Plus more, Log Me In support on Windows computer and Mac.

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Microsoft Remote Desktop Connection

Remote Desktop Connection Windows mac

Microsoft also owning their own remote desktop software named as “Remote desktop connection”.  Windows based remote desktop connection allows Windows users using Macintosh computer or Windows computer to remotely control a Windows-based computer or Windows servers.

Microsoft Remote Desktop Connection offers:

  1. Audio Redirection allows users to run an audio program on the remote desktop and have the sound redirected to their local computer.
  2. File System Redirection allows users to use their local files on a remote desktop within the terminal session.
  3. Printer Redirection allows users to use their local printer within the terminal session as they would with a locally or network shared printer.

Meanwhile, Remote desktop connection software is a standard bundle software for Windows XP, Vista, Windows 7, Windows 8, Windows server 2003, Windows server 2008 and Windows server 2012. Windows user doesn’t need to pay additional money to get this remote access software.

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UltraVNC 

UltraVNC Viewer

UltraVNC is an open source remote desktop software that displaying the screen of another computer (via internet or network) on your own screen. Once the remote PC connection established, you can use your mouse and keyboard to control the other PC remotely. It means that you can work on a remote computer, as if you were sitting in front of it, right from your current location. Plus more, Ultra VNC can remote access various operating system computer or server under Windows, Linux and Mac.

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Radmin 3 Control Software

Radmin3 - remote admin software

Radmin means Remote Administrator, is a award winning commercial remote desktop software that lets you work like you are working in the real computer during accessing remote computers. Radmin offers tons of remote desktop features such as full control access mode, remote desktop view mode only, text messaging, voice chat, file transfer, remote telnet and remote computer / server shut down or restart action.

Meanwhile, Radmin 3 fully supports Windows 8 including User Account Control and Fast User Switching.

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TightVNC

tightvnc viewer

TightVNC is a remote desktop software that compatible to any standard VNC software.

It also uses so-called “tight encoding” of areas, which is effectively a combination of JPEG compression and other types of encoding. TIghtVNC is possible to watch videos and play DirectX games through TightVNC over a broadband connection at a low frame rate and comes with many other common features of VNC derivatives, such as file transfer capability.

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Remobo

remobo - remote desktop software

This free remote desktop software is different from others, which it provides a virtual private network connection between users to ensure highest security connectivity to access your computer files, share files, photos & media, secure all your messages and file transfers against hackers.

It also supports Windows, MAC & Linux.

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Mikogo – Remote Desktop

mikogo cross platform remote access computer software

Cross platform free remote desktop software assist you conducting remote PC support services. Besides remote PC support, it also supports online meeting and web conference on the same. It can support share any screen content or application over the Internet in true color quality with up to 10 participants simultaneously, while still sitting at your desk.

To get started, the organizer need to start a session from their desktop, then they will receiving an unique 9-digit session ID from Mikogo server, plus distributes the session ID to their participants. Then others participants open their Internet browser, go to www.mikogo.com and click on “Join Session”.

There are no installations or registrations required for the participants. They simply run the software and enter the session ID. Once connection is instantly established, and the participants can view the organizer’s screen in real time via the Mikogo viewer window.

If you know any remote desktop software can be Teamviewer alternative, share with us !

  • Aliasgar Babat

    While it is not free, look into GoSupportNow which has very good File Transfer dialogs, allows you to act on UAC dialogs, and allows you to reboot the remote computer and access it after the reboot.

    • GoSupportNow isn’t a remote desktop freeware