Remote Desktop

Remote control
Tutorial
09.19.2016
Picture this: you come home after a full day’s work and all you want to do is read a book while listening to your favourite music. So you power up your computer, launch your favourite media player, load your chill music playlist and throw yourself in bed, with a book in hand. You start reading, but...
Remote Desktop
Tutorial
06.06.2016
Remote Desktop is a free Universal Windows App, available through the Windows Store and it was developed by Microsoft for Windows 8.1, Windows 10, Windows Phone 8.1 and Windows 10 Mobile users. The app itself is very useful when you need remote access to another Windows computer or device, as it wor...
Remote Desktop Connection
Tutorial
11.18.2015
If you are running a Windows-based computer, you can connect to another computer using the Remote Desktop Connection tool. This application allows you to use all the resources of the host machine through your PC’s display. In other words, using this program you can control another Windows PC via you...
Tutorial
09.25.2015
Windows Remote Desktop Connection allows you to connect to a Windows-based computer via the Internet or a network. When you're connected using the Remote Desktop Connection, you can see the host computer's Desktop and access its files and folders as if you were sitting in front of that computer's sc...
Microsoft Wireless Display Adapter
Tutorial
06.25.2015
Miracast is a wireless technology that your Windows 8.1 devices can use to project their screens to TVs, projectors, and streaming media players that support this technology. However, if your TV or monitor doesn't offer Miracast, you can purchase the Microsoft Wireless Display Adapter and use it to...
Remote Assistance
Tutorial
04.07.2015
Not many people know about Windows Remote Assistance and how to use it to provide remote technical support to other Windows users. Therefore, in this tutorial we will cover this tool in detail and show you how it works. As you'll see, it works smoothly and you don't really need to install third-part...
Tutorial
03.31.2015
In some of our previous tutorials, we've talked about Remote Desktop Connection and about Remote Assistance. Their names are similar and they are both used to remotely connect to other computers. It's only natural to think they are the same thing. However, they are two distinct tools, each with its...
Tutorial
05.06.2014
TeamViewer Touch is a free app available in the Windows Store and it is developed for Windows 8 and 8.1 users. As you can imagine, it is very useful when you need remote access to another computer or device. It works both with devices available in your network and devices with public IP addresses th...
Tutorial
10.10.2013
A useful feature of Windows is being able to connect to your Desktop from another location to remotely manage your computer. While this functionality is native in Windows, it is not supported by default in many Linux distributions, including Ubuntu. However, you can connect to a Windows remote desk...
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04.15.2013
When I was asked to update our 2010 article about connecting remotely to a PC from a Mac, I thought it would be a fairly simple task. However, since that article was written, Microsoft has dropped support for their Remote Desktop Connection software for Macs. While there are anecdotal reports of it...
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11.24.2010
Computers running Windows XP Professional and certain versions of Windows Vista and Windows 7 (nearly every version except Home, Basic and Starter) can be controlled remotely via the Remote Desktop Connection protocol. This allows a remote user to log in to the Windows-based computer and control it...