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FastX Alternatives

FastX is described as 'is the leading X Windows solution for a remote Linux desktop. Affordable, even cheap. Free demo download' and is a Remote Desktop tool in the network & admin category. There are more than 25 alternatives to FastX for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Linux, Mac, Android and iPhone. The best alternative is TeamViewer. It's not free, so if you're looking for a free alternative, you could try Remmina or DWService. Other great apps like FastX are AnyDesk, TightVNC, UltraVNC and NoMachine.

This page was last updated Dec 3, 2021
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  • Linux

FastX is the leading X Windows solution for a remote Linux desktop. Affordable, even cheap. Free demo download.

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  1. 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.

  2. AnyDesk offers a fast, intuitive and security-focused way to connect to remote computers.



  3. Remmina is a remote desktop client written in GTK+. Remmina primarily targets system administrators and travelers that need to work with computers remotely in front of either large monitors or tiny netbooks.

  4. 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.

  5. 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.



  6. 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.

  7. 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.

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

  9. VNC Connect

    • FreemiumProprietary
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Android
    • iPhone
    • Chrome OS
    • Android Tablet
    • BSD
    • iPad
    • Raspberry Pi

    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.

  10. Rustdesk

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Android

    The remote desktop software that is similar to TeamViewer and AnyDesk. Clients are open source, though server is not.

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