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Multiplicity Alternatives for Linux

Multiplicity is not available for Linux but there are some alternatives that runs on Linux with similar functionality. The best Linux alternative is Barrier, which is both free and Open Source. If that doesn't suit you, our users have ranked more than 10 alternatives to Multiplicity and eight of them are available for Linux so hopefully you can find a suitable replacement. Other interesting Linux alternatives to Multiplicity are Synergy, AeroAdmin, Input Leap and x2vnc (win2vnc).

Multiplicity alternatives are mainly Mouse Sharing Utilities but may also be Keyboard Sharing Utilities or Remote Desktop Tools. Filter by these if you want a narrower list of alternatives or looking for a specific functionality of Multiplicity.
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  1. Barrier icon

    Barrier

    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • FreeBSD
    • OpenBSD
    15 alternatives to Barrier 

    Barrier is a cross-platform software utility for sharing your mouse and keyboard between multiple computers on your desk. It was forked from Synergy version 1.9's codebase.

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    Synergy

    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    15 alternatives to Synergy 

    Synergy combines your desktop devices together in to one cohesive experience. It's software for sharing your mouse and keyboard between multiple computers on your desk. It works on Windows, macOS and Linux.

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    Synergy vs Multiplicity opinions
    Almost everyone thinks Synergy is a great alternative to Multiplicity.
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    Shares peripherals ONLY between computers with their own screens, multiplicity uses a single computer, to virtually kvm switch between computers using the same monitor as well as peripherals.

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    AeroAdmin

    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Wine
    75 alternatives to AeroAdmin 

    FREE and EASY remote desktop software! Set up a remote desktop connection within a few seconds! No installation and configuration required.

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    1.  Unattended AccessAeroAdmin can access a computer even when no one’s being physically present at the remote end.
    2.  Screen SharingYou can use AeroAdmin to share your screen with your colleages or friends.
    3.  Desktop SharingAeroAdmin enables you to share your screen with other people in the same office or working remotely.
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    Really very different functionality. Multiplicity is for locally sharing keyboard/mouse across multiple computers. Aeroadmin is remote desktop software.

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    Input Leap

    • Windows
    • Mac
    • Linux
    • BSD
    15 alternatives to Input Leap 

    Input Leap is software that mimics the functionality of a KVM switch, which historically would allow you to use a single keyboard and mouse to control multiple computers by physically turning a dial on the box to switch the machine you're controlling at any given moment.

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    x2vnc (win2vnc)

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Windows
    • Linux
    12 alternatives to x2vnc (win2vnc) 

    This program will let you use two screens on two different computers as if they were connected to the same computer.

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    1.  Support for Multiple Monitorsx2vnc (win2vnc) supports the use of multiple displays.
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    The project is no longer developed but the program is still downloadable and working

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    Shares peripherals ONLY between computers with their own screens, multiplicity uses a single computer, to virtually kvm switch between computers using the same monitor as well as peripherals.

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    RemoteView

    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Android
    • iPhone
    • Android Tablet
    • iPad
    142 alternatives to RemoteView 

    RemoteView is a service that lets you remotely access your computers and mobile devices through your internet connection, regardless of time and place. All you need to do is install the agent on your remote computers, Android devices, and servers.

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    Really very different functionality. Multiplicity is for locally sharing keyboard/mouse across multiple computers. RemoteView is remote desktop software. Unrelated.

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    across

    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Android
    156 alternatives to across 
    1. Bluetooth Keyboard/Mouse Emulator: across makes a Bluetooth equipped PC or Mac work as a standard Bluetooth keyboard/mouse combo. Thus, you can seamlessly/wirelessly control all your smart devices including computer, smartphone and tablet PC with the computer’s keyboard and...
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    RemoteCall

    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Software as a Service (SaaS)
    127 alternatives to RemoteCall 

    RemoteCall is a cloud based remote support solution bridging the agents and clients. Support client PCs, multiple displays, Windows, Mac and Linux as SaaS service or in-house server solution. Best solution for IT professionals.

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