Open Source Microsoft Remote Desktop Alternatives

    The best open source alternative to Microsoft Remote Desktop is DWService, which is both free and Open Source. If that doesn't suit you, our users have ranked more than 25 alternatives to Microsoft Remote Desktop and five of them is open source so hopefully you can find a suitable replacement. Other interesting open source alternatives to Microsoft Remote Desktop are Dayon! (Free, Open Source), WifiMouse (Free, Open Source), screensy (Free, Open Source) and MyRDP (Free, Open Source).

    This page was last updated Aug 19, 2021

    1. DWService is an 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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    2. 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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      • FreeOpen Source
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      • Android
      WifiMouse is an Android app designed and created by Logan Krumbhaar, a programmer living in Pennsylvania. The app allows you to use your phone as a remote control for your computer.
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    3. Screensy is a simple peer-to-peer screen sharing solution.
      • FreeOpen Source
      • Linux
      Remote desktop manager.
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