What are the best TeamViewer alternatives for Linux?

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    #1AnyDesk

    AnyDesk

    AnyDesk is a remote desktop tool distributed by AnyDesk Software GmbH. This software facilitates remote access to personal computers. It allows users to access computers from personal computers and from iOS and Android mobile devices.

    Software

    Other Platform, Android, iOS

    Free

    Donald Lawrence
    Written on February 13, 2019
    "I like that it is totally the same as TeamViewer but much cheaper. Really nice interface too!"
  2. 14

    #2Chrome Remote Desktop

    Chrome Remote Desktop

    Chrome Remote Desktop is a tool that lets you access your computer from your Android device. Just install the chrome extension on your computer and the app on your Android devices.

    Online Tools

    Free

    Yao Yan
    Written on February 13, 2019
    "Very easy to connect to your computers and it also has good remote control options like print screen or power-off remotely."
  3. 7

    #3TightVNC

    TightVNC

    TightVNC is a cross-platform free and open-source remote desktop application developed by TightVNC. It allows users to control another computer screen freely.

    Software

    Other Platform, Android

    Free

    Juan Carlos Varela
    Written on February 13, 2019
    "I like this, runs in the background with absolutely no disturbance to the user, however, I feel like this is kinda outdated? The last update was in April 2017, I wonder what happens to this."
  1. 3

    #4Remmina

    Remmina

    Remmina is a remote desktop software developed by Antenore Gatta and Giovanni Panozzo. It was first released on October 2009 and supports the RDP, VNC, NX, XDMCP, SPICE and SSH protocols.

    Software

    Other Platform

    Free

    Karen Soto
    Written on February 13, 2019
    "Great RDP software. My work requires excessive use of RDP, I have tried many different solutions but Remmina matches most of my requirements. "
  2. 3

    #5DWService

    DWService

    DWService is a software that offers service that allows access to remote systems using a standard web browser. It also allows you to securely share everything your system has to offer.

    Software

    Web

    Free

    Gilberto Marín
    Written on February 13, 2019
    "I like that it is free but it's not as slick as the others like AnyDesk"
  3. 2

    #6NoMachine

    NoMachine

    NoMachine is a cross-platform, serverless remote desktop tool that lets you set up a remote desktop server on your computer using the NX video protocol.

    Software

    Web, iOS, Android

    Free

    Cindy Lu
    Written on February 13, 2019
    "The speed at which you can connect to a computer amazes me. The interface is also really net and easy to navigate. I like it!"
  4. 1

    #7LiteManager

    LiteManager

    LiteManager is a remote access software for Windows and Mac which can serve as a file manager, remote task manager, screen recorder, registry editor, and more. The software also includes server searching and a network map.

    Software

    Windows, iOS, Android, Mac

    Free

    Fusion Netlabel
    Written on June 27, 2019
    "very usefull and free for 30 pc's"
  5. 1

    #8Apache Guacamole

    Apache Guacamole

    Apache Guacamole is a remote desktop software that allows you to control your computer from anywhere. It supports standard protocols like VNC, RDP, and SSH.

    Software

    Web

    Free

    Benjamín Meléndez
    Written on February 13, 2019
    "I did have a hard time understanding this, but when I finally did, it really helped me and it works well."
  6. 1

    #9X2Go

    X2Go

    X2Go is an open-source remote desktop software for Linux that uses a modified NX 3 protocol. This server package must be installed on a Linux host. It gives remote access to a Linux system's graphical user interface.

    Other

    Free

    Yi Tan
    Written on February 13, 2019
    "Pretty reliable too, and the support is very responsive too which I really really like."

Summary

Best What are the best TeamViewer alternatives for Linux
RankSolutionsTypeVotesPrice
1AnyDeskSoftware 18 Free
2Chrome Remote DesktopOnline Tools 14 Free
3TightVNCSoftware 7 Free
4RemminaSoftware 3 Free
5DWServiceSoftware 3 Free
6NoMachineSoftware 2 Free
7LiteManagerSoftware 1 Free
8Apache GuacamoleSoftware 1 Free
9X2GoOther 1 Free
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