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Top 5 Best Free Online Remote Desktop Access Software

Remote Desktop Access Software enables you to access any remote desktop locally from your computer. The remote desktop is connected to your local desktop via internet or any other network. This type of software helps a lot in technical trouble shooting, or if you want to work from home and your machine is in office, you can simply log into your office machine with the help of this software and access its information. But for security reasons you need to have your login id and password.

Also, remote computer will display the set of functions on its screen that you are performing at your end from your local machine. These software are also called screen sharing software as they let you share your computer screen with someone at another location or different computer. These software can also be used maliciously and victim’s computer can be hacked, so use this software very carefully if you are sharing your screen with somebody else. This article explains best five free Remote Desktop Access Software which can be used for personal purpose as well as for business.

1. TeamViewer

TeamViewer is a top class freeware for remote desktop access. With this program you can connect to any computer in the world and play with it as if you are sitting in front of that computer. This software comes with features like full time access to remote computers and servers, you can also do online meetings and it supports up to 25 participants; training sessions and presentations can be done easily. You can access your office computer from home; data and applications can be accessed anytime and from anywhere and much more.

2. LogMeIn Free

LogMeIn Free is a freeware utility for remote screen sharing. With the excellent in built features, this software lets you access any remote computer easily. You can share files, transfer files as well as do remote printing from any internet connected web browser. You can easily view and perform over your office PC as well as sort PC related issues without any requirement for remote PC admin rights and proxy configuration. With this program, you can easily copy and paste between the computers, you can reboot or reconnect as well as chat anytime.

3. Avvenu Access n Share

Avvenu Access n Share is a phone to computer access freeware program with which you can easily do whatever you want to do at your personal computer from anywhere like you can share data, you can transfer your pictures, music or other type of data. Avennu Access n Share lets you share your screen with your smart phone and makes things easier in its own way. You can update your files from anywhere with this smart utility.

4. TeamViewer Portable

TeamViewer Portable is freeware remote PC access software which can be run directly from CD or USB stick. This is one of the favorite programs as it makes it very easy to establish connection between two computers. You even don’t need to install it, you just have to run it on both the machines for remote control and file transfers. It works behind firewalls and simply gives remote presentation of products, services and solutions.

5. TrueRemote

TrueRemote is a very fast remote computer access freeware which uses an original codec that not only performs remote controlling but also plays movies and games. Basic features like file transfer, security etc. are same but additional features are a treat and make this software popular for entertainment among a particular age group.

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  • Lyla August 10, 2012, 3:16 am

    Sharing desktop is a big part of my everyday work actually Remote desktop helps me a lot in building communication process between me and my clients from different places of the world.When I provide remote help or instruct someone on the distance I can show everything visually and we can operate the same documents. That’s very handy. And Techinline was my best solution because the price is lovely;)

    • Piunika August 13, 2012, 10:17 am

      Thanks for sharing your experience

      • Gregory April 7, 2014, 11:23 pm

        Add free AEROADMIN to the list!

        All above is not free at all!

    • Valentino October 31, 2013, 6:45 am

      techline is It’s too complex or spontaneous remote desktop connections.
      Out of the list teamviewer is the best, but IT’s not FREE for commercial use 🙁

      Alternatively you may want to check out Aeroadmin – this one is totally free for both home and business users and as simple as 1-2-3..


  • Koushik August 29, 2012, 6:17 am

    hey, that was a nice post.. I have been looking for good and neat websites like yours for my freeware needs and it’s pretty good. i opened an account in logmein to access my friends PC in california..thanks..

    • Piunika September 1, 2012, 4:23 am

      Thanks for appreciation.

  • Aliasgar Babat February 5, 2013, 6:44 am

    Logmein, TeamViewer etc. are quality remote support software’s. Additionally, one can even consider deploying premise remote support appliance such as RHUB or Bomgar appliances in order to remotely access computers from anywhere.

  • Carlos Galvan February 8, 2013, 7:53 pm

    I switched from LogMeIn to TeamViewer several years ago but I decided that I needed to look at recent reviews to reevaluate. So by a hair, I’m sticking with TV.

  • James February 11, 2013, 1:05 pm

    I used TeamViewer for year and still use the personal version. At the office we use ScreenConnect.

  • Costi March 30, 2013, 3:02 am

    I use Ultr@VNC at work and TeamViewer for personal use.
    What other free applications do you suggest to use at office?

  • Ernesto October 5, 2013, 7:08 am

    Ammyy is better than all the listed above…..as Team Viewer’s free version has 5 to 10 minutes session limit. And you can not do file transfer and remote session simultaneously with Team Viewer……

    • Chamika October 25, 2013, 3:20 am

      I totally agree with Ernesto. Ammyy is the best….

      • John Carver June 20, 2014, 2:06 pm

        True. Ammyy Admin is much better

  • Donald Noble January 21, 2014, 6:53 am

    To all: Logmein is no longer FREE. They are charging for their basic service.

  • John Carver July 18, 2014, 12:42 pm

    http://www.ammyy.com – is the one I would recommend

  • Mike November 24, 2015, 1:24 am

    U may try free LiteManager software for remote desktop too!