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What are the best USB/IP alternatives?

USB/IP is described as 'Project aims to develop a general USB device sharing system over IP network. To share USB devices between computers with their full functionality, USB/IP encapsulates "USB I/O messages" into TCP/IP payloads and transmits them between computers' and is an app. There are eight alternatives to USB/IP for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Linux, Mac, Android and SaaS. The best alternative is Donglify. Other great apps like USB/IP are USB Redirector, VirtualHere, FlexiHub and USB Network Gate.

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USB/IP Project aims to develop a general USB device sharing system over IP network. To share USB devices between computers...

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  1. Donglify icon

    Donglify

    • Mac
    • Windows

    Donglify is a software solution to the problem of sharing a USB security dongle over a network connection. It is a professional-grade application that eliminates the need for a USB dongle to be physically present in order to be used.

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  2. USB Redirector

    • Windows
    • Linux
    • OpenWrt

    This software product allows to use shared USB devices remotely on any computer in a LAN, WLAN or Internet, as if they are connected to this PC directly! USB Redirector allows resolving all your tasks occured while using remote USB devices very quickly!

    Share required USB device on USB server.


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    VirtualHere

    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Android
    • Raspbian
    • Raspberry Pi

    Allows USB devices to be used remotely over a network just as if they were locally connected!.

    Windows client
  4. FlexiHub icon

    FlexiHub

    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Software as a Service (SaaS)

    FlexiHub is a revolutionary software solution to share USB and serial devices over the network. You can access a remote USB port over IP in an easy and convenient way - as long as the computers have FlexiHub installed on it.

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  5. USB Network Gate icon

    USB Network Gate

    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Android

    With USB Network Gate you'll never face any problems accessing and managing the USB devices plugged into remote computers. On the contrary, with the help of this program you can work with those devices as if they were physically connected to your local computer.

    Windows


  6. USB over Network icon

    USB over Network

    • Windows
    • Linux

    USB over Network is a user-friendly application that enables you to access USB devices over LAN or the Internet.

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  7. USB over Ethernet icon

    USB over Ethernet

    • Windows

    USB over Ethernet is a professional software solution allowing to use USB devices remotely through a LAN, Internet or any other network connection.

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  8. USB for Remote Desktop icon

    USB for Remote Desktop

    • Windows
    • Linux

    USB for Remote Desktop is an application for redirecting USB devices to your remote session. It redirects any USB devices to remote desktop environments over RDP or ICA protocols.

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