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AnyDesk Alternatives for Windows

There are many alternatives to AnyDesk for Windows if you are looking for a replacement. The best Windows alternative is TeamViewer. It's not free, so if you're looking for a free alternative, you could try Chrome Remote Desktop or DWService. If that doesn't suit you, our users have ranked more than 100 alternatives to AnyDesk and loads of them are available for Windows so hopefully you can find a suitable replacement. Other interesting Windows alternatives to AnyDesk are Parsec, RustDesk, TightVNC and UltraVNC.

AnyDesk alternatives are mainly Remote Desktop Tools but may also be Web Conferencing Tools. Filter by these if you want a narrower list of alternatives or looking for a specific functionality of AnyDesk.
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  1. TeamViewer icon

    TeamViewer

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    • Kindle Fire
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    143 alternatives to TeamViewer 

    TeamViewer lets you establish a connection to any PC or server within just a few seconds. You can remote control the PC of your partner as if you were sitting right in front of it.

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    1.  Support for Multiple MonitorsTeamViewer supports the use of multiple displays.
    2.  Unattended AccessTeamViewer can access a computer even when no one’s being physically present at the remote end.
    3.  Screen SharingYou can use TeamViewer to share your screen with your colleages or friends.
    4.  Desktop SharingTeamViewer enables you to share your screen with other people in the same office or working remotely.
    5.  PortableTeamViewer can be used from a USB stick or similar with no prior installation.
    6.  Wi-Fi SharingTeamViewer can help you quickly share your Wi-Fi with your friends and colleagues.
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    TeamViewer vs AnyDesk opinions
    Some users think TeamViewer is a great alternative to AnyDesk, some don't.
    DanielPinto

    Simple to use and does the job well. Great for teams working remotely.

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    Guest

    TeamViewer just works. It's great!

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  2. Chrome Remote Desktop icon

    Chrome Remote Desktop

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    • Android Tablet
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    • Google Chrome
    92 alternatives to Chrome Remote Desktop 

    Chrome Remote Desktop allows users to remotely access another computer through Chrome browser or a Chromebook. Computers can be made available on an short-term basis for scenarios such as ad hoc remote support, or on a more long-term basis for remote access to your applications...

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    Chrome Remote Desktop vs AnyDesk opinions
    Most users think Chrome Remote Desktop is a great alternative to AnyDesk.
    Guest

    I don't like chrome desktop because it has to run on top of chrome, so to me, it isn't the same, because it isn't a standalone program.

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    DWService

    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Raspberry Pi
    107 alternatives to DWService 

    DWService is an half (only the client/agent) open source project which offers a service that allows access to remote systems (Windows, Mac, Linux, Raspberry...) using a standard web browser - without any component required on the client side.

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    1.  Ad-freeDWService doesn't contain any form of external advertising.
    2.  LightweightDWService consumes less device resources compared to similar apps.
    3.  Two-factor AuthenticationDWService supports two-factor authentication (2FA).
    It allows you to fully control the remote system by displaying its screen and allowing cursor control and keyboard input
    It allows you to fully access the file system of the remote system
    It allows you to monitor the status of the remote system
    DWService vs AnyDesk opinions
    Almost everyone thinks DWService is a great alternative to AnyDesk.
    Guest

    AnyDesk has started nagging for large sums of money. This is not quite as smooth as AnyDesk, but good enough for my needs.

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    Guest

    The client implementation is free software (as in freedom) and it has an excellent support service.

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  4. Parsec icon

    Parsec

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    • Android Tablet
    21 alternatives to Parsec 

    Parsec lets you join and control a computer remotely in low latency, 60 FPS and HD, as if you were in front of that computer.

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    1.  MultiplayerParsec offers a game mode for more than one player.
    2.  LightweightParsec consumes less device resources compared to similar apps.
    3.  Support for Multiple MonitorsParsec supports the use of multiple displays.
    4.  Unattended AccessParsec can access a computer even when no one’s being physically present at the remote end.
    5.  Ad-freeParsec doesn't contain any form of external advertising.
    6.  Desktop SharingParsec enables you to share your screen with other people in the same office or working remotely.
    7.  End-to-End EncryptionParsec has E2E Encryption, for entire or parts of the app.
    8.  PortableParsec can be used from a USB stick or similar with no prior installation.
    9.  Two-factor AuthenticationParsec supports two-factor authentication (2FA).
    Computers tab - Your and friends' computers
    Parsec while connected to a game
  5. RustDesk icon

    RustDesk

    • Mac
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    • Android
    • iPhone
    111 alternatives to RustDesk 

    The open source alternative to TeamViewer and AnyDesk. Display and control your PC and Android devices from anywhere at anytime. Works out of the box, no configuration required. You have full control of your data, with no concerns about security.

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    1.  Unattended AccessRustDesk can access a computer even when no one’s being physically present at the remote end.
    2.  No registration requiredYou can use most of the features in RustDesk without registration.
    3.  End-to-End EncryptionRustDesk has E2E Encryption, for entire or parts of the app.
    4.  Screen SharingYou can use RustDesk to share your screen with your colleages or friends.
    5.  LightweightRustDesk consumes less device resources compared to similar apps.
    6.  Ad-freeRustDesk doesn't contain any form of external advertising.
    7.  Desktop SharingRustDesk enables you to share your screen with other people in the same office or working remotely.
    8.  PortableRustDesk can be used from a USB stick or similar with no prior installation.
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    Guest

    it's really free, can have self hosted backend for ultra security, it's lightweight, have excellent video and audio quality, no registrations, it's very easy to use and understand, it's ultra reliable, starts automatically in every OS, it can be unattended by simply changing the password, you can rename you remote sessions for easy management, you can have you own ID, runs everywhere...

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    Guest

    Free, Open Source. Easy to run and use.

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    TightVNC

    99 alternatives to TightVNC 

    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 the front of that computer.

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    1.  LightweightTightVNC consumes less device resources compared to similar apps.
    2.  No registration requiredYou can use most of the features in TightVNC without registration.
    3.  PortableTightVNC can be used from a USB stick or similar with no prior installation.
    4.  Two-factor AuthenticationTightVNC supports two-factor authentication (2FA).
    Access Control
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    TightVNC vs AnyDesk opinions
    Most users think TightVNC is a great alternative to AnyDesk.
    Guest

    It's open-source while AnyDesk is not.

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  7. UltraVNC icon

    UltraVNC

    90 alternatives to UltraVNC 

    UltraVNC is easy to use and free software that can display the screen of another computer (via the Internet or a local network) on your own screen. The program allows you to use your mouse and keyboard to control the other computer remotely.

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    1.  LightweightUltraVNC consumes less device resources compared to similar apps.
    2.  PortableUltraVNC can be used from a USB stick or similar with no prior installation.
    Server Property Page
    File Transfer
    Remote Desktop
    UltraVNC vs AnyDesk opinions
    Most users think UltraVNC is a great alternative to AnyDesk.
    Guest

    It's free software (free as freedom).

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    NoMachine

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    • Android Tablet
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    • Raspberry Pi
    118 alternatives to NoMachine 

    NoMachine NX is an enterprise-class solution for secure remote access, desktop virtualization, and hosted desktop deployment built around the self-designed and self-developed NX suite of components. Thanks to its outstanding compression, session resilience and resource...

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    1.  Ad-freeNoMachine doesn't contain any form of external advertising.
    2.  Desktop SharingNoMachine enables you to share your screen with other people in the same office or working remotely.
    3.  Controller SupportNoMachine supports the use of a controller (XBOX, PlayStation, etc.).
    4.  No registration requiredYou can use most of the features in NoMachine without registration.
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    X2Go

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    41 alternatives to X2Go 

    X2Go is an open source remote desktop software for Linux that uses the NX technology protocol.

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  10. VNC Connect icon

    VNC Connect

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    106 alternatives to VNC Connect 

    VNC is remote access and control software which allows you to view and fully interact with one computer desktop (the "VNC Connect") using a simple program (the "VNC viewer") on another computer desktop or mobile device anywhere on the Internet.

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