Apache Guacamole Alternatives for Windows

    Apache Guacamole is not available for Windows but there are plenty of alternatives that runs on Windows with similar functionality. The best Windows alternative is TeamViewer. It's not free, so if you're looking for a free alternative, you could try UltraVNC or TightVNC. If that doesn't suit you, our users have ranked more than 25 alternatives to Apache Guacamole and many of them are available for Windows so hopefully you can find a suitable replacement. Other interesting Windows alternatives to Apache Guacamole are NoMachine (Freemium), VNC Connect (Freemium), MeshCentral (Free, Open Source) and TigerVNC (Free, Open Source).

    This page was last updated Jun 7, 2021

    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.
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      This alternative is disputed. TeamViewer is still a legitimate alternative to Apache Guacamole, but it might have issues that some users think are important.
      Peer to Peer, requires both users to have team viewer
      Negative comment about 4 years ago

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    2. 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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      UltraVNC is a desktop VNC app. Guacamole's entire reason for existing is that it is within the browser.
      Negative comment almost 2 years ago

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    3. 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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      This is a desktop VNC app. Guacamole's entire reason for existing is that it is within the browser.
      Negative comment over 1 year ago

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    4. 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.
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      • FreemiumProprietary
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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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      VNC connect is a desktop VNC app. Guacamole's entire reason for existing is that it is within the browser.
      Negative comment almost 2 years ago

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    5. This is a full computer management web site. With MeshCentral, you can run your own web server to remotely manage and control computers on a local network or anywhere on the internet.
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    6. TigerVNC is an advanced VNC implementation. It is based on the fourth generation of VNC. TigerVNC also includes features from the TightVNC and TurboVNC projects. This includes accelerated JPEG compression. TigerVNC supports the latest X.Org X server.
      TigerVNC vs Apache Guacamole opinions
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      Guacamole can do VNC, RDP and SSH without any need to install software on the client side (beside a modern HTML5 enabled browser).
      Negative comment over 1 year ago

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      this is a desktop VNC app. Guacamole's entire reason for existing is that it is within the browser.
      Negative comment almost 2 years ago

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    7. Remotely is a free and open-source remote desktop, remote scripting, and rich auto-complete to maximize your IT support efficiency. Remote Desktop
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      • FreeOpen Source
      • Windows
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      For developers, screen sharing shouldn’t be optimized for low bandwidth or presenting some slides. It should be high definition, that you still can read the tiny font of your colleague. No more, “wait a minute, the stream isn’t updating”.
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    8. MSP360 Remote Desktop is a software for remote control and desktop sharing. The solution is designed to quickly and securely access and control a remote desktop or server computer over the Internet.
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