Windows has been the popular operating system used by millions of users across the world . Sometimes you might want your friend to connect with PC or even you would want access to your computer remotely . There are many needs of remote PC connection like bug fixing on your PC by an expert e.t.c . Hence to access computer remotely we use special software tools . In this article we are going to list out best remote access tools for windows operating system.
1.Team Viewer :
Team viewer is world’s most widely used screen sharing software which is available for all major operating systems . You can use Team Viewer for free as non commercial purpose . To access client computer remotely with team viewer , it should be installed on both the devices . You have to share your ID and Password for team viewer to the friends who want to access your PC . Installation of team viewer is simple and straight forward and is very easy to use also . Team viewer has many features like audio & video calling , chat , remote file upload e.t.c .
2. Skype :
Using skype also we can share our desktop screens with other people . But this doesn’t give access to user to control the computer . And also it doesn’t consists of as many options as teamviewer .
3. Microsoft Remote Desktop Protocol :
You might have heard about this free tool offered by microsoft . It comes by default on most of the windows operating systems . Stay away from this tool if you are a beginner as configuring this app is some what difficult for a beginner . This can be used only if both the computers are using windows operating system.
4. Chrome Remote Desktop :
This is another popular screen sharing and remote control software . To use this software both the devices should have google chrome installed . After download chrome remote desktop extension on chrome store onto both the devices . Open the app and send the security key which is generated in your pc to the person who wants to connect with you . This is a best alternative to team viewer thought it fails in many aspects .
Below are a few more similar softwares and web apps which are also used for remote connecting computers .
- Screen leap
- Mingle view
- Show my pC e.tc
These are my list of tools I have tried and tested out. Comment down your favourite tool and share this article on social media if you liked it. Thank you.