Self-Hosted Remote Desktop Connection Alternatives

    Remote Desktop Connection is not available as a self-hosted solution but there are some alternatives for power users and business that want to host a solution on-premise. The best Self-Hosted alternative is MeshCentral, which is both free and Open Source. If that doesn't suit you, our users have ranked more than 100 alternatives to Remote Desktop Connection and eight of them are available as a self-hosted solution so hopefully you can find a suitable replacement. Other interesting Self-Hosted alternatives to Remote Desktop Connection are Remote Utilities (Freemium), ConnectWise Control (Paid), Dead Simple Screen Sharing (Freemium) and DeskRoll (Paid).

    This page was last updated Jun 17, 2021

    1. 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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    2. Remote Utilities is a remote PC access program for connecting to a remote PC over LAN or via the Internet. The program is used by system administrators, home users and helpdesks for remotely managing PCs in their corporate or home network, or providing customer support.
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      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      • Online
      • Android
      • iPhone
      • Android Tablet
      • iPad
      • Self-Hosted
      Use ConnectWise Control (formerly ScreenConnect) remote support software to quickly and securely access remote users' screens. With just a few clicks, anyone on any operating system is immediately connected.
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    3. Dead Simple Screen Sharing is a screen sharing and audio conferencing solution that works out of the box.
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    4. Simple web tool for fast remote desktop access. Support simultaneous access to few remote desktops. Web-based: Not need install app for person who initialise remote access. Remote access established via web-site page. Secure connection, 2fa support.
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    5. Screensy is a simple peer-to-peer screen sharing solution.
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      • Self-Hosted
      Web based remote support software for a one time purchase with no subscription. Support your customers as well as the leading brand but for a fraction of the cost.
    6. RPort is an all-in-one remote management suite. It manages Windows, Linux, desktops and servers, and any IoT device from one central console. Securely log into remote systems without fixed IP addresses. Access any device from your browser.
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