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Local Screen Sharing

Veyon is a free software for classrooms. It is free. GPL, code available on Github It has screen sharing capability, called Demonstration Mode It works on Windows I am using it at home on Windows 10 ...
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CamStudio or Alternative without Malware / Spyware

A recent download (moments ago) of version 2.7 from the camstudio web site is an executable file. A directed scan by Malwarebytes returns no undesirable software indications. Installation and ...
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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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Application to share screen, files, audio, etc

I'd recommend checking out Google Hangouts, I've used it a bunch for doing presentations for remote co-workers. It's got video, audio, chat and screen share, all pretty well integrated and over a ...
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Sharing part of a screen on Linux

Yes, never heard about stuff like RegionToShare, the standard is to use OBS Studio, then: set up anything you need through its scenes, which have much wider range of possibilities than just selecting ...
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Screen share for remote assistance for Windows environment

Three more (from known reputable companies, and for free) to try (though without knowing the issues with the others we have no way of knowing if those will work): Chrome Remote Desktop ConnectWise ...
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Software to extend your monitor on another Windows PC

There's a fork of Synergy called Barrier, I didn't try it myself although. I was a user of Synergy many years ago, I just found it as an alternative a long time ago on Alternativeto site The original ...
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Screen sharing through a browser (like Google Meet) with remote control, on Linux, without additional software

Also Zoho Assist has this funcionality. It has two flavors: Remote Support and Unattended Remote Access (but the client needs an installation for it). And lot of features: File transfer Instant Chat ...
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Microsoft Teams alternative with ability to deploy your own independent server

You could go with Nextcloud, which you can deploy onto your own servers. file sharing: provided out-of-the-box. You can share to other members of your own instance, to Email-addresses or even ...
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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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Text/terminal-based screen sharing program

There are several options for your use case. Visual Studio Code Plugin Live Share (https://marketplace.visualstudio.com/items?itemName=MS-vsliveshare.vsliveshare) https://tmate.io/ https://tty-share....
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Zoom App for recording screen share

I've struggled with this same problem and I've found a solution that works for me. I don't know why but I haven't found any screen recording software that supports V9 video compression format which is ...
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What software is recommended for personal remote monitoring of academic tests given to a class?

I first used Proctorio alone (with Blackboard). But since I allow students to use their notebook during exams, looking away from the monitor had to be allowed and this disabled a main restriction of ...
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Software for Mirroring an Android 4.3 display onto a computer

The main list for screen sharing/mirroring apps is at: How do I project the screen of my Android phone for a presentation? However as you are using an older Android 4.3 device, some of the publisher ...
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Easily record and then share computer screen

@Shellwhale thanks for answering my questions to your OP. A good solution for you would be ShareX with FFMPEG to allow you to capture videos It allows you to grab screenshots, GIFs and videos ...
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LAN screen sharing with view-only and auto-reconnect

Turning the thinking around rather than looking for a desktop sharing program that doesn't allow any control over the master computer from the slave you can simply broadcast a video stream of what is ...
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Pair Programming Screen Share/Control Tool for Mac

Now there is also Tuple. Warning though: they will charge you for accounts that were not even setup by the person who was invited. Pretty clueless. The tool works pretty well but it's C++ and for now, ...
Rob's user avatar
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Pair Programming Screen Share/Control Tool for Mac

You can have a look at http://www.use-together.com/screenhero-alternative/ which is a perfect solution for remote pair programming.
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Multi user screen share solution

You can try Dead Simple Screen Sharing. Here a link: https://www.deadsimplescreensharing.com/ It does not require client or plugin install on client machine Directly runs through browser It is ...
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Free remote screen sharing from Android to Windows over WLAN

Assuming you're running marshmellow (and nougat works for me) - the miracast based "cast screen" feature in android and "project to this display" in windows 10 anniversery edition or better work ...
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Are there any cross platform free tools for screen sharing that just work?

Try Zoom.us. It's really simple, works well on Windows and Android for sure,I haven't tested on Linux. For more than 2 people, there's a 40 minute time limit on free plan. But it's awesome for one-on-...
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Are there any cross platform free tools for screen sharing that just work?

When you say "screen sharing", do you mean remote access? With one PC able to control the other, like TeamViewer? And file transfer? If so, you cannot beat TightVNC. I have been using it for years ...
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