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    What are the best spacedesk alternatives?

    spacedesk is described as 'The multi-monitor display extension app, spacedesk lets you use other devices and computers on your LAN (Local Area Network) as monitors for your Windows desktop. At least 2 machines are needed to operate spacedesk' and is a popular screen mirroring app in the os & utilities category. There are more than 10 alternatives to spacedesk for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Mac, Android, iPhone and iPad. The best alternative is Deskreen, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like spacedesk are Duet Display, Multiplicity, Air Display and Weylus.

    spacedesk is mainly a Screen Mirroring App but alternatives to it may also be Mouse Sharing Utilities or Keyboard Sharing Utilities. Filter by these if you want a narrower list of alternatives or looking for a specific functionality of spacedesk.
    This page was last updated Jan 4, 2022
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    The multi-monitor display extension app, spacedesk lets you use other devices and computers on your LAN (Local Area...
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    1. Deskreen turns any device with a web browser to a second screen for your computer
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      kucing It is much faster on browser.
      Positive comment over 1 year ago

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      danteg It's just a tool to mirror your screen to any other device via web. It happens that if you have a virtual second monitor (HDMI dummy) you can share that as your second monitor.
      Positive comment about 1 year ago

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      Can only use to mirror screen - not extend desktop & it has to run through a browser window.
      Negative comment 8 months ago

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    2. Duet makes your iPad and your Mac more powerful together. Slide Mac apps to your iPad as a second display. No lag, Duet helps you multi-task and work faster with more screen space.
      Some users think Duet Display is a great alternative to spacedesk, some don't.


    3. Multiplicity enables a user to control multiple computers with one keyboard and mouse. Multiplicity is installed on networked PCs to create a virtual KVM switch with two modes of operation.
      Multiplicity vs spacedesk opinions
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      Multiplicity make it possible to use your mouse and keyboard for 2 pc while Spacedesk make a laptop etc. an additional screen for your desktop.
      Negative comment over 1 year ago

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    4. Use your iPad as a wireless display, to extend your Mac desktop. Ever wish you had an extra display for your computer? There’s an app for that! With Air Display, you can use your iPad as an additional monitor for your Mac (Windows no longer supported)
      Some users think Air Display is a great alternative to spacedesk, some don't.
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      Use your tablet as graphic tablet/touch screen on your computer.


    5. Turn your iPad/iPhone or Android tablet or smartphone into a convenient side monitor for your Windows or Mac desktop. iDisplay is a universal app specially optimized for iPad, iPhone, iPod Touch, and Android devices screens.

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      The Android app is not available anymore, and it seems the desktop app hasn't worked well for years. The iOS app was last updated in 2017, so you might want to avoid it.

      Some users think iDisplay is a great alternative to spacedesk, some don't.
    6. Turn your iPad, Android tablet, Kindle or smartphone into a high performance extra monitor for your...
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      superDisplay turns your Android device into a portable USB display for your Windows 10 PC. Duplicate or extend your screen simply by plugging in your phone or tablet.
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      Smart devices become monitors by connecting them to a PC via USB! The Convenient Connect TwomonUSB
    7. Make your iPad/tablet/computer into a secondary monitor on Linux. - GitHub - kbumsik/VirtScreen: Make your iPad/tablet/computer into a secondary monitor on Linux.
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