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What's a free and open source alternative to TeamViewer (remote control software) for GNU/Linux?

the basics the protocol you are looking for, would be VNC for a platform-independent solution. for *nix-environments XoverSSH or X2Go may be a better choice and for a CLI only, SSH is the way to go. ...
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VNC server for Android

I have been using something called Alpha VNC Lite. Alpha VNC lite doesn't seem to work on the home screen but most other apps seem to work fine. The device doesn't need to be rooted but you do not ...
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SSH implementation for cmd.exe

I needed this for a cross-platform project. And since none of the other answers precisely solved the problem for me, I went ahead and built it: 32-bit ssh.exe: https://github.com/cubiclesoft/ssh-...
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Full remote access to Android device

Let me recommend aPuppet which works on Android 7 and above. This project has been developed by our team especially for self-hosted remote support. It is completely open source, the code is available ...
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Music Player with Web Remote

The VLC player supports also a web interace. Please check out: https://wiki.videolan.org/Control_VLC_via_a_browser/ https://wiki.videolan.org/Documentation:Modules/http_intf/
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Music Player with Web Remote

There is another music player backend called Music Player Daemon (MPD). You can find binaries for Windows and Linux. There is a Web interface, however I did not try it. Instead I used iPhone to ...
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How to remotely control Android device?

I'm going to be editing this answer as I find more options and info. I have been using something called Alpha VNC Lite. Unfortunately DroidVNC no longer works in 7.0 at least for me. Alpha VNC lite ...
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Windows SSHFS/SFTP mounting clients

There is a free SSHFS implementation for Windows here. It doesn't appear to be related to Dokan. It is generally paired with WinFsp, which can be thought of as FUSE for Windows. Both of these are ...
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Watch movies remotely with a friend

Based upon your requirements, there are a few options I could provide you. Please be aware I've used all the below options, but not to screen share music and movies, so these may all fail to meet your ...
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Remote Windows explorer

A good point was brought up by both Nicolas Raoul and Franck Dernoncourt, using the FileZilla Server Edition for copying and pasting data on one server requires the data to temporally be downloaded ...
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Remotely Play Games on PC While Someone is Using It

Well, all these years later someone upvoted which reminded me of this question. There is one way to do it that I've found that works. First, use RDPWrap to enable multiple RDP sessions if you have ...
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TeamViewer Replacement

I would suggest TightVNC. Its free, a bit laggy but will be fine for your use.
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Open source program that can run Windows processes remotely (from a linux machine)?

I know, Ansible can control Windows machines over WinRM. You can use Ansible or look how it implemented. (UPD1: Thanks to lampShadesDrifter. pywinrm which is supposedly used by Ansible.) Look like ...
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Python IDE to work on remote servers

You could consider using PyDev which is an excellent Python IDE plugin for Eclipse. Can do remote debugging with some manual steps Free, Gratis & Open Source watch out LiCipse isn't free Remote ...
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Music Player with Web Remote

Like said above: Clementine for just music if you wish the same to happen with video's maybe try VLC or Kodi. Kodi also ships a app that will allow you to use your Android or iPhone as a remote.
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I need to accesss my Desktop computer over local LAN via tablet or laptop, what software can do this effeciently?

If you want a slick and professional app, look into TeamViewer, which is available for Windows, Linux, Max, Android, iOs, Chrome OS and Raspberry Pi, which ought to cover all possibilities. It is free ...
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VPN software to easily manage connections

The NSA has released a VPN called goSecure. I have not tried it. Unfortunately the VPN craze has made it very difficult to locate information on creating your own. You might also look into a ...
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Remote to support users over the internet

"TightVNC is a free remote desktop application. With TightVNC, you can see the desktop of a remote machine and control it with your local mouse and keyboard, just like you would do it sitting in ...
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Python IDE to work on remote servers

WingIDE Professional Edition should meet your needs nicely (but not for Free after the 30 trial). Remote development over ssh (via PuTTY or OpenSSH) https://www.wingware.com/doc/proj/remote-hosts ...
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Eclipse: Work in a team on a remote server

"We are an team of currently 4 developers" - and you don't use version control?? STOP whatever you are doing. I mean everything. No more design, code or test, nothing at all - until you have version ...
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Multiple Server Managing Admin

Ansible is probably the easiest to start with configuration management system because it doesn't need a server or any special software on the managed hosts.
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Access desktop remotely via web browser?

I am interpreting your request for "an app" to mean an application and not a program operating on a mobile device. You have not specified the requirement of a free program. One can use TeamViewer ...
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Free text editing tool specifically designed for remote editing

Since you mentioned that you already tried one for Atom, I will point out that there are several, and maybe you will like another one better. The one I like best for Atom is ftp-remote-edit (by ...
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IP Scanner to scan a remote network through SSH

If you already have a ssh server running, why don't you install nmap on it and run it remotely? Nmap is normally the choice to go for things like this. You can't tunnel nmap over ssh because it sends ...
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Are there any free or relatively cheap remote classroom software applications?

It's looking like ScreenLeap.com will meet my needs. Each student can easily just go to that website and click a button and in a matter of 5 seconds start sharing their screen without logging in or ...
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VLC remote for Android with huge Play/Pause button

You can do it with MATRIC Android app. It's free when you use it for up to 6 buttons and it's full customizable. Check it out https://matricapp.com/
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Remotely administrate Android devices in the same network (no cloud!)

Came across this thing: https://github.com/oNaiPs/droidVncServer this is not the same as airdroid. Discontinued, so possibly works for KK. The description is scarce, must be testrun. No word what OS ...
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Software to access my development server over internet - ubuntu

OpenVPN server / client. Basically it works like this : on your work computer you install the server. Then connect securely from home (it creates an encrypted tunnel between you and your work server)....
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Control Android device from Linux PC

You can try using Splashtop Extended Display HD. It can be used to extend your display from your computer.
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Is it any IP based remote access software avalaible?

I've used TeamViewer over LAN before. Here's a official guide.
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