DameWare Alternatives for Linux

    DameWare is not available for Linux but there are plenty of alternatives that runs on Linux with similar functionality. The best Linux alternative is AnyDesk. It's not free, so if you're looking for a free alternative, you could try TightVNC or VNC Connect. If that doesn't suit you, our users have ranked more than 50 alternatives to DameWare and many of them are available for Linux so hopefully you can find a suitable replacement. Other interesting Linux alternatives to DameWare are Zoho Assist (Freemium), Xrdp (Free, Open Source), Vinagre (Free, Open Source) and Dayon! (Free, Open Source).

    This page was last updated Apr 13, 2021

    1. AnyDesk offers a fast, intuitive and security-focused way to connect to remote computers.
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    2. TightVNC is a free remote control software package. 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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      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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    3. Support customers on a remote computer easily through web-based, on-demand remote support sessions. Set up unattended remote access and manage remote PCs, laptops, mobile devices, and servers effortlessly.
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      • FreeOpen Source
      • Linux
      xrdp provides a graphical login to remote machines using RDP (Microsoft Remote Desktop Protocol). xrdp accepts connections from variety of RDP clients: FreeRDP, rdesktop, NeutrinoRDP and Microsoft Remote Desktop Client (for Windows, macOS, iOS and Android).
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      • FreeOpen Source
      • Linux
      A VNC/SSH Client for the GNOME Desktop - You can connect to several machines at the same time with tabs - You can keep track of your most used connections with favorites - You can keep track of your recently used connections through GtkRecent - You can browse your...
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    4. Dayon! is a user friendly, open-source, cross-platform solution, that allows controlling of remote computers. It can be used as free alternative to various commercial remote desktop and remote assistance products.
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    5. Aeroadmin - zero configuration and easy to use remote desktop software. Ready to use right after downloading. Remote control available within 30 seconds! Aeroadmin works behind NAT and connects computers in different LAN, firewall friendly.
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    6. ISL Light is a web-based remote desktop solution that lets you access and control any Windows, Mac or Linux computer in seconds from any computer or mobile device or to provide ad hoc technical support to mobile device users.
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      • FreeOpen Source
      • Linux
      • BSD
      rdesktop is an open source client for Windows Terminal Services, capable of natively speaking Remote Desktop Protocol (RDP) in order to present the users Windows desktop.

      Discontinued

      In November of 2019, Pierre Ossman of Cendio AB announced that his company will no longer be maintaining this project. They are currently seeking maintainers.

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