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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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Free remote desktop software for real time screencasting

To me it seems as if join.me is the right thing. It's a remote desktop solution. The free edition can share screens (but not windows) allows VoIP conversations even has remote control features is ...
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No-install remote desktop without any pop-ups

VNC or VNC Single Click (depending the need / both perfect for education purposes) I assumed by default that you know VNC and maybe picked TeamViewer to take advantage of some benefits like nat-...
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Free Remote desktop for Windows+Linux without ads, with QuickSync

The "cost nothing" requirement might be the issue here... However radmin might work as mentioned here there is a cost free 30 day demo version, so maybe this would be an option for you. Another ...
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Remote Desktop software from Windows to Linux for real remote sessions, not just remote control

Basically the remote session option would either be terminal only, usually ssh possibly using PuTTy, or via an X-Windows Terminal/Client following the X-Org specification & reference ...
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Light weight alternatives to Teamviewer on Raspberry, Android type devices & Tiny linux distros?

Chrome Remote Desktop is cross platform(Windows, Mac, Linux, Android, IOS), does not require port forwarding or any changes to the firewall. You can easily connect to other computers with an access ...
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Utilize a webcam on a Linux PC to a Windows PC

You can run VLC on the "dummy PC" and set it to stream its web cam from the IP address of that PC - then any other machine on the same network, including your VM, can connect to it as a consumer of ...
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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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VNC client with GUI that can connect to a VNC server through an SSH tunnel

You may try this one: Enhanced TightVNC Viewer
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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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Remote Desktop with "VMware Unity Mode"

This article seems to be exactly what you would be looking for. https://serverfault.com/questions/192595/vnc-a-specific-app-only Terminal Services RemoteApp (Which is a Windows only program) seems ...
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Cross-platform remote desktop with video streaming

Maybe WHIP is helpful? Available in Debian unstable and testing (and therefore soon in Ubuntu too, I guess) are packages simple-whip-client, simple-whip-server, janus, and janus-demos. install and ...
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Web-based open source screen sharing (voice, chat, control, file transfer)?

You can use BigBlueBUtton software. It is a free and opensource web conferencing software. there is no limit to share the number of webcams in a session. OpenMeetings is the another opensource, web-...
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What RDP program would you recommend as a KVM replacement (with drive sharing) but separate screens?

Not a true RDP program, but since you're using Windows, you may want to look into the Microsoft Garage project called "Mouse without Borders". This allows you to control up to four computers ...
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Software for home network streaming a desktop PC to a laptop

Use "spacedesk" it should work. the software is free. I believe its the best. because It supports mobile phones too. That's a youtube link. it shows how to set it up. https://www.youtube.com/...
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Software for switching between Mac laptop and Windows workstation using multi-monitor setup

Personally I have a work laptop and home laptop on my home desk with a single large monitor, ergonomic keyboard and mouse. I use a KVM switch to toggle between the two as: It is not at the mercy of ...
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Sending signal from android phone to receive on windows PC

Set up a server on your PC. If Linux, you already have Apache and PHP, and probably Python. If Windows, install XAMPP. Simplest of all, the PC can serve an HTML page with a button, then you can just ...
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Remote Desktop Software Recommendations

RealVnc does all what you want. It can be set up in server-less mode, and it can be installed even as a windows service, making it running even on a login screen. Easy setup: well, that is relative. ...
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Remote Desktop Software Recommendations

TEAMVIEWER meets all your needs, you can use it on LAN and Internet. The menu is very, very simple and clear. There is also a trial version. https://www.teamviewer.com/de/produkte/teamviewer/
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Which software supports multiple users logging in remotely, simultaneously and independently into a Mac?

This is supported by the standard Screen Sharing feature of macOS, according to this answer on Ask Different: macOS Sierra still supports multiple simultaneous connected users. In the example below ...
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Free remote desktop software for Linux with modern secure protocol using system authentication

I think X2Go fits your requirements, based on NX3. https://wiki.x2go.org/doku.php/start I use it and while it's not perfect, it's the best I've found so far. It may be in your distro's repository. ...
adatum's user avatar
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Software to popup a dialog box on Windows, initiated from Linux

On Linux you can use smbclient with the -M or --message option to send a (short) message to a Windows machine. Note that this may depend on pre-Active Directory "workgroup" level configuration, and ...
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i need a software for online class

I have not a direct recommendation but the term you are looking for is Webinar. https://www.google.com/search?q=webinar (yes, you can add "free" in your search n_n) Normally it shares your screen, ...
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A Remote Desktop app for Samsung Gear VR

There are several VNC clients for Cardboard, you'll need some other app to disable Oculus home (it's a toggle, not permanent) so that you can use your gear as if it were a cardboard HMD, and a VNC ...
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A Remote Desktop app for Samsung Gear VR

So far I've only found one solution, involving Stream Theater, an app that's not found in the Samsung Gear VR's official Oculus Store, but is instead available through SideloadVR. In any case, this ...
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What Program or Software can I put on user's desktop to run reports

You can quite easily create database interfaces in Python and there are a number of GUI libraries available. It is also quite simple to add into the code a pull mechanism that during start-up of the ...
Steve Barnes's user avatar
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Light weight alternatives to Teamviewer on Raspberry, Android type devices & Tiny linux distros?

Anydesk was created by ex-employess from TeamViewer. It works about the same way. On my tests, it was a bit faster than TeamViewer. Also, they have a special version for RPi. Anydesk is also free ...
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Lightweight, multi-platform, remote desktop program running directly

I personally use RealVNC for both internal LAN connections and external connections. It can work on both ways. Furthermore, it supports a variety of platforms. In short it supports both Windows and ...
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Free remote desktop software for real time screencasting

There is something called any-desk . It is currently free and maintains a good track record. Additionally, you can also use ammyadmin another similar software, but free use is limited to 15 hours per ...
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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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