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Touchpad Alternatives

Touchpad is described as 'Transform your iPhone, iPad or iPod touch to remotely control you computer through WiFi. Extended keyboard, Multi-Touch Trackpad and Apple Remote' and is an app in the network & admin category. There are more than 10 alternatives to Touchpad for a variety of platforms, including iPhone, Mac, Windows, Android and iPad. The best alternative is iTunes Remote, which is free. Other great apps like Touchpad are XBMC Remote, Mobile Air Mouse, Ultimate Control and Rowmote.

This page was last updated Jan 4, 2016
  • iPhone

Transform your iPhone, iPad or iPod touch to remotely control you computer through WiFi. Extended keyboard, Multi-Touch...

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  1. iTunes Remote

    • FreeProprietary
    • iPhone
    • iPad

    Control iTunes and Apple TV using your iPhone, iPod touch, or iPad over your Wi-Fi network. Choose playlists, songs, and albums as if you were right in front of your computer or Apple TV.

  2. XBMC Remote

    • iPhone

    XBMC Remote gives you complete control of XBMC via your iPhone.

    The XBMC Remote can connect over WiFi or a 3G Network so you can control your XBMC from anywhere in the house - or even anywhere in the world.



  3. Mobile Air Mouse

    • FreemiumProprietary
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Android
    • iPhone
    • Android Tablet
    • iPad
    • Apple Watch

    Mobile Air Mouse instantly transforms your mobile device into a motion-based mouse, trackpad, and wireless remote for your computer! It uses the built-in accelerometer to translate your hand motions into mouse movements on your screen.

  4. Ultimate Control

    • FreemiumProprietary
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Android
    • iPhone
    • Android Tablet
    • iPad

    Ultimate Control is a set of software tools that allow you to take control of your computer wirelessly.

  5. Rowmote

    • iPhone

    Rowmote brings the simplicity and power of the Apple hardware remote, with perfect control of dozens of applications, to your iPhone or iPod Touch!



  6. Boxee Remote

    • FreeProprietary
    • iPhone

    Boxee Remote turns your iPhone into a remote control for the Boxee media center. It connects to Boxee over WiFi and has two modes: Gesture Mode and Buttons Mode.

  7. Salling Clicker

    • Mac
    • Windows

    Salling Clicker is our award-winning remote control software. It lets you control popular applications from a mobile phone or handheld computer through a user interface similar to a portable media player.

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  8. Mythmote

    • FreeProprietary
    • Android

    MythMote is an open source android application that controls MythTV frontends. Control is obtained through the frontend telnet interface. Currently the app is made up of one dialog with three tab pages. Page one is navigation controls. Page two is media control.

  9. Andromouse

    • FreemiumProprietary
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Android

    AndroMouse 3.0 lets you to convert your Android phone into wireless mouse, keyboard, media remote, file browser and much more. Communication with your computer is made either using your wireless network or using Bluetooth.

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  10. MultiRemote

    • FreeProprietary
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Android

    MultiRemote allows you to control your computer.

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