rdesktop Alternatives for Mac

    rdesktop is not available for Mac but there are plenty of alternatives that runs on macOS with similar functionality. The best Mac alternative is AnyDesk. It's not free, so if you're looking for a free alternative, you could try Chrome Remote Desktop or VNC Connect. If that doesn't suit you, our users have ranked more than 25 alternatives to rdesktop and 19 are available for Mac so hopefully you can find a suitable replacement. Other interesting Mac alternatives to rdesktop are Zoho Assist (Freemium), LogMeIn (Paid), Dayon! (Free, Open Source) and imPcRemote (Freemium).

    This page was last updated Aug 19, 2021

    1. Thincast Client turns your computer into a fully Remote Desktop Protocol (RDP) Client, making it easy to connect remotely to your company's infrastructure.
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    2. With Drovio, you can invite who you want on your screen, they all get their own mouse cursor appearing on it and can interact with your apps in real time, making you feel you are no more alone on your desktop!
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      • Windows
      • Linux
      • Android
      • iPhone
      • Android Tablet
      • iPad
      ISL AlwaysOn provides a simple and secure remote access to an unattended computer over the Internet. Implementation is quick and easy. Once installed, you can securely access the remote computer by means of just 1 click and a password.
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    3. A Linux remote desktop server built on open source technology.
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    4. GoToMyPC is a remote control software service that enables the user to operate their computer from another computer, over the Internet.
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    5. 1. Bluetooth Keyboard/Mouse Emulator: across makes a Bluetooth equipped PC or Mac work as a standard Bluetooth keyboard/mouse combo.
    6. JollysFastVNC is a secure ARD and VNC client. It’s aim is to be the best and most secure VNC client on the Mac. TUAW actually thinks it already has reached this goal.
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      • Software as a Service (SaaS)
      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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    7. WorkCode together, remotely Blazing-fast screen sharing, multiplayer control, crystal-clear voice and high-quality video. Perfect for pair programming.
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