10 Best Remote Desktop Apps For Windows 10 For Android & iOS (Free Apps)
“Use this app to remotely control other devices Want to remote into this device? > Download the QuickSupport app
Remote into another computer, smartphone or tablet, while you are on the road! TeamViewer provides easy, fast and secure remote access and is already used on more than 1 billion devices worldwide.
Use cases: – Control computers (Windows, Mac OS, Linux) remotely as if you were sitting right in front of them — Provide spontaneous support or administer unattended computers (e.g. servers) – Remotely control other mobile devices (Android, Windows 10 Mobile)
Key Features: – Screen sharing and complete remote control of other devices – Intuitive touch and control gestures – File transfer in both directions – Computers & Contacts management – Chat – Sound and HD video transmission in real-time – Highest security standards: 256 Bit AES Session Encoding, 2048 Bit RSA Key Exchange – Plus so much more …
Quick guide: 1. Install this app 2. On the device you want to connect to, download TeamViewer QuickSupport 3. Enter the ID from the QuickSupport app into the ID field and connect”
“Use Microsoft Remote Desktop for Android to connect to a remote PC or virtual apps and desktops made available by your admin. With Microsoft Remote Desktop, you can be productive no matter where you are.
Configure your PC for remote access using the information at https://aka.ms/rdsetup.
Learn about our other Remote Desktop clients at https://aka.ms/rdclients.
• Access remote PCs running Windows Professional or Enterprise and Windows Server. • Access managed resources published by your admin.Connect through a Remote Desktop Gateway. • Rich multi-touch experience supporting Windows gestures. • Secure connection to your data and applications. • Simple management of your connections and user account from the Connection Center. • Audio and video streaming. • Redirect your clipboard and local storage.
“Use your Android device as a remote for your Windows PC or Mac – Control the mouse, keyboard, media, presentations and more! The Remote Control Collection is a compilation of remotes, which you can use to wirelessly control your Windows PC or Mac. The unified remotes enable you to control the PC beyond mouse and keyboard!
What others say: DotTech.org: Very responsive and very convenient to use
Chip.de: Solid application with brilliant simplicity
UnlockPWD.com: There are many remotes out there, this one is on another level
Android-User.de: Setting up this app is a no-brainer
TomsGuide.com: Top app for controlling your PC
Included remote controls are: -Mouse -Keyboard -Live Screen (Pro) -Media Player (Pro) -Slideshows (Pro) -Speech Recognition
Mouse Remote Imagine your PC’s touchpad right on your Android device. Multitouch gestures like scrolling and zooming are supported. You can toggle the keyboard to send keys at the same time.
Keyboard Remote Use the physical or virtual Android keyboard to type characters and they will appear on your PC. Important keys like Windows, Escape and Control are also available.
Live Screen Remote See your PC’s screen live right on your Android device and control the mouse in real time.
Media Remote Control the media player of your choice! Supported are Windows Media Player, iTunes, VLC, Media Monkey, Songbird and more.
Slideshow Remote Control your slideshows directly from your smartphone! The screen of your PC will be transmitted to your smartphone in real time! That works with Powerpoint, Impress and Adobe Reader, Windows Media Center and more.
Speech recognition Simply say what you want to be typed on your PC. You can also use voice commands to control your PC’s media, e.g. “skip this track” or “turn the volume up”.
Android Wear Support You can now control your PC directly from your wrist! Super handy for presentations or controlling a media player.
Much more The Remote Control Server is open source and can be used to control any device in your network. You can use this app to control all your internet of things (IOT) ready devices – like Arduino, Raspberry Pi and so on.
To receive the commands from the Remote Control App, you will need the Remote Control Server. You can download it for free from: http://server.android-remote.com
If you have trouble setting up a connection, follow this step-by-step guide or watch the video tutorial at: http://setup.android-remote.com/
Facebook fans can test the pro version for free: http://facebook.com/RemoteControlApps
Permissions: Network For creating network sockets and using custom network protocols to connect with the pc.
Call information Is needed to create a unique device id. Used to verify purchases and register unlock codes.
Approximate location For analytics to improve localisation (translations, assets, etc.).
Media & Files For caching to save network traffic.
“You love your phone. So does your PC. Get instant access to everything you love on your phone, right from your PC. To get started, Install the Your Phone Companion – Link to Windows app on your Android phone and link it with the Your Phone app on your Windows 10 PC.
Link your Android phone and PC to view and reply to text messages, make and receive calls*, and more – all right on your PC.
Stay on top of your life as you receive and manage real-time mobile notifications on your PC.
Make emailing yourself photos a thing of the past as you share your favorite images between your phone and PC. Copy, edit, and even drag and drop photos without ever touching your phone.
For select** Samsung phones you can also wirelessly drag and drop files from your phone to your PC (and vice versa) and even access your favorite mobile apps on your PC.
Your Phone features: • Make and receive calls from your PC* • Manage your Android phone’s notifications on your PC • Access your favorite mobile apps** on your PC • Read and reply to text messages from your PC • Drag files between your PC and phone** • Copy and paste content between your PC and phone** • Instantly access the photos on your phone from your PC • Use your PC’s bigger screen, keyboard, mouse, and touch screen to interact with your phone from your PC.
Integrated with Surface Duo and select Samsung mobile devices for an even better experience • Surface Duo and select Samsung models have Link to Windows integrated and no additional apps required to be downloaded from the Play Store. See list of supported devices: aka.ms/ypltwdevices • Find Link to Windows in the Quick Access tray (drag down from the top of your screen to access it). • This integration enables unique features like cross-device copy and paste, Phone screen, file drag-and-drop, and Apps (for a breakdown, see aka.ms/ypltwdevices).
*Calls requires a Windows 10 PC running the May 2019 update or later with Bluetooth capability.
**Drag and drop, Phone screen and Apps access all require a compatible device (aka.ms/ypltwdevices) and a Windows 10 PC running the May 2019 update or later. The multiple apps experience requires a Windows 10 PC that’s running the May 2020 Update or later and has at least 8GB of RAM.
Tell us what features you’d like to see next by selecting “Send feedback” in settings in the Your Phone app or the Your Phone Companion app.”
VNC® Viewer turns your phone into a remote desktop, giving you instant access to your Mac, Windows and Linux computers from anywhere in the world. You can view your computer’s desktop remotely, and control its mouse and keyboard as though you were sitting down in front of it.
Just visit realvnc.com and download VNC Connect remote access software to each computer you want to control. Then sign in to VNC Viewer on your device using your RealVNC account credentials. Your remote computers automatically appear; simply tap one to screen share.
Alternatively, you can connect directly to VNC Connect with an Enterprise subscription or VNC-compatible software from third parties by entering the remote computer’s IP address. Note that you may need to configure firewalls and port forward routers.
VNC Connect password-protects each remote computer out-of-the-box (you may need to enter the same user name and password you use to log in to your computer). All sessions are then encrypted end-to-end.
During a session, your device’s touch screen serves as a trackpad to give you precise control of the remote desktop. Drag your finger to move the remote mouse cursor and tap anywhere to left-click (other gestures such as right-click and scroll are explained in-app).
RealVNC® are the original inventors of VNC remote access technology, and we’re confident you’ll love what VNC Viewer has to offer. If you’re still not convinced, check out our reviews!
– Connect with ease via our cloud service to a remote desktop. – Backup and sync your connections between all your devices by signing in to VNC Viewer on each one. – A scrolling bar above the virtual keyboard includes advanced keys such as Command/Windows. – Support for Bluetooth keyboards and mice. – Free, paid and trial VNC Connect subscriptions available.
We’d love to hear from you: firstname.lastname@example.org twitter.com/RealVNC facebook.com/realvnc
Better still, leave us a review!
RealVNC and VNC are trademarks of RealVNC Limited and are protected by trademark registrations and/or pending trademark applications in the European Union, United States of America and other jurisdictions. Protected by UK patents 2481870, 2479756; US patent 8760366; EU patent 2652951.”
“Securely access your computers from your Android device.
• On each of your computers, set up remote access using the Chrome Remote Desktop app from Chrome Web Store: https://chrome.google.com/remotedesktop • On your Android device, open the app and tap on any of your online computers to connect.
“Use the Microsoft Remote Desktop app to connect to a remote PC or virtual apps and desktops made available by your admin. With Microsoft Remote Desktop, you can be productive no matter where you are.
Getting Started + Learn how to use Microsoft Remote Desktop at https://aka.ms/rdanddocs. + Learn about our other Remote Desktop clients at https://aka.ms/rdclients. + Submit feedback at https://aka.ms/rdandfbk.
Features + Access remote PCs running Windows Professional or Enterprise and Windows Server + Access remote resources published by your IT admin + Connect remotely through a Remote Desktop Gateway + Rich multi-touch experience supporting Windows gestures + Secure connection to your data and applications + Simple management of your connections from the Connection Center + High-quality video and audio streaming
Permissions This app requires certain permissions to use features in the app. These are enumerated below.
Optional access [Storage]: access authority is required to access local drives and documents from the Remote Desktop session when the Redirect local storage feature is enabled.”
“Splashtop is the easiest, fastest, secure remote desktop app for accessing your Windows or Mac computer using your Android phone or tablet, from anywhere and at anytime!
Over 30 million users are enjoying Splashtop today, and you should too!
Use Splashtop for free to access your computer on the local network with best-in-class video streaming performance. Get full access to ALL of your applications, documents, emails, full browser with Flash and Java support, and games. Also get full access to your entire media library and documents. And more!
Beyond that, Remote Camera feature in Splashtop also enables you to check on people, places and things with the live video streaming from your computer’s webcam remotely.
To access your computer from across the Internet, subscribe to Anywhere Access Pack via In-App Purchase.
==================== License: You may access up to 5 computers via your Splashtop Account. Splashtop Personal is for non-commercial use only, i.e. use it to access your personal computers for non-work related purposes. For commercial use in a professional environment, please use Splashtop Business which is designed for the workplace offering enhanced manageability, security, and compliance (www.splashtop.com/business). ====================
WITH SPLASHTOP PERSONAL, YOU CAN: * Use your Android device to access all of the programs and files on your computer with 100% compatibility, including all PC/Mac applications * Use your full desktop browser with Flash and Java support, with all of your bookmarks and your favorite plug-ins * Enjoy the full video and music libraries that are playable only on your computer, whatever formats they’re in * Play all the 3D games and all the Flash games * High resolution, real time video and audio streaming from computer’s webcam
Get Anywhere Access Pack to access your computer from across the Internet, via our global network of secure, high-performance servers: – Access reliably across Internet over 3G/4G , from behind firewalls, etc. – Optimized streaming performance under varying network conditions over Wi-Fi and 3G – Fully secured via SSL with 256-bit AES encryption – Subscribe monthly for $4.99 or annually for $16.99
Get Productivity Pack, which includes Configurable Shortcuts & Gamepad and Whiteboard: – Control your Windows and Mac apps and games easily with on-screen shortcuts mapped to your most commonly used functions. Use the built-in profiles for popular apps or create your own. – Annotate over any live remote desktop screen. Great for presentations and classroom instruction. – Subscribe monthly for $1.99 or annually for $16.99
REQUIREMENTS: * Windows 8, 7, Vista, and XP, Mac OS X 10.6+. * A computer with dual-core CPU is strongly recommended for best performance. * Internet connection is needed to use this app. * Productivity Pack is available for Android tablet only”
“The one-and-only remote control app for your computer. Turns your device into a WiFi or Bluetooth universal remote control for Windows PC, Mac and Linux. Be lazy, you deserve it! Preloaded with support for 90+ programs including mouse & keyboard, media players, presentations, screen mirroring, power control, file manager, terminal, and much more.
“Fantastic tool for those of you who want to have a remote control for their computer for watching TV, or maybe for listening to music.” – Gizmodo
Key Features • Easy server and app setup, that just works. • Automatic server detection to easily find servers on your network. • Server password protection and encryption for added security. • Supports single and multi-touch mouse control. • Wake On LAN to easily start your server. • Includes light and dark color themes. • Server is available for Windows, Mac, and Linux. • Control other devices including Raspberry Pi and Arduino Yún. • 18 free remotes
Full Version Features • 90+ remotes • Floating Remotes (use remotes over other apps) • Custom Remotes • Widgets & Quick Actions • Voice commands • Custom remotes • IR actions • NFC actions • Android Wear (Quick Actions, Voice & Mouse) • No upgrade hints
Essentials Mouse, Keyboard, Screen, Volume, and more.
Music Spotify, iTunes, Google Music, Winamp, etc.
Video VLC, BSPlayer, Windows Media Player, PotPlayer, etc.
Media Center Kodi (XBMC), Plex, Windows Media Center, Boxee, etc.
Streaming YouTube, Netflix, Hulu
Presentations PowerPoint, Keynote, Google Presentation
Browsers Chrome, Internet Explorer, Firefox, Opera
Other Power, Monitor, Files, Task Manager, Commands, etc.
All Remotes https://www.unifiedremote.com/remotes
Note that some remotes are not available for all operating systems.
Permissions • system alert window: for floating remotes. • read phone status: for auto-pause when receiving calls. • control NFC: for NFC actions. • full network access: for server connection. • view network connections: for server connection. • view Wi-Fi connections: for server connection. • pair with Bluetooth devices: for server connection. • control vibration: for optional haptic feedback. • prevent phone from sleeping: for optional wake-lock. • transmit infrared: for IR remote control. • install shortcuts: for launcher shortcuts.”
“Powerful Remote Assistance Software. Whether you’re in the office next door or on the other side of the world, remote access via AnyDesk makes the connection possible. Secure and reliable, for IT professionals as well as private users.
AnyDesk is ad-free and free for personal use. For commercial use visit: https://anydesk.com/en/order
Whether you’re in IT support, working from home, or a student studying remotely, AnyDesk’s remote desktop software has a solution for you, allowing you to connect to remote devices securely and seamlessly.
AnyDesk offers a wide range of remote desktop functions such as: • File Transfer • Remote Printing • Wake-On-LAN and much more For an overview of the features, visit: https://anydesk.com/en/features
Why AnyDesk? • Outstanding performance • Every operating system, every device • Banking-standard encryption • High frame rates, low latency • In the Cloud or On-Premises
Every operating system, every device. Download the latest AnyDesk version for all platforms here: https://anydesk.com/en/downloads
Quick Start Guide 1. Install and launch AnyDesk on both devices. 2. Enter the AnyDesk-ID that is displayed on the remote device. 3. Confirm the access request on the remote device. 4. Done. You can now control the remote device remotely.
Do you have any questions? Contact us! https://anydesk.com/en/contact”