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X2Go Alternatives for Mac

There are many alternatives to X2Go for Mac if you are looking for a replacement. The best Mac alternative is TeamViewer. It's not free, so if you're looking for a free alternative, you could try Chrome Remote Desktop or DWService. If that doesn't suit you, our users have ranked more than 25 alternatives to X2Go and many of them are available for Mac so hopefully you can find a suitable replacement. Other interesting Mac alternatives to X2Go are AnyDesk, NoMachine, RustDesk and MeshCentral.

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  • Mac
  • Windows
  • Linux
  • BSD

X2Go is an open source remote desktop software for Linux that uses the NX technology protocol.

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    TeamViewer

    • Free PersonalProprietary
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Android
    • iPhone
    • Chrome OS
    • Windows S
    • Android Tablet
    • iPad
    • Kindle Fire
    • Raspberry Pi

    TeamViewer lets you establish a connection to any PC or server within just a few seconds. You can remote control the PC of your partner as if you were sitting right in front of it.

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    TeamViewer vs X2Go opinions
    This alternative is disputed. TeamViewer is still a legitimate alternative to X2Go, but it might have issues that some users think are important.

    x2go uses ssh to open sessions in remote pc

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  2. AnyDesk offers a fast, intuitive and security-focused way to connect to remote computers.

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  3. Chrome Remote Desktop allows users to remotely access another computer through Chrome browser or a Chromebook.

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  4. DWService is an half (only the client/agent) open source project which offers a service that allows access to remote systems (Windows, Mac, Linux, Raspberry...) using a standard web browser - without any component required on the client side.

    It allows you to fully control the remote system by displaying its screen and allowing cursor control and keyboard input
  5. NoMachine NX is an enterprise-class solution for secure remote access, desktop virtualization, and hosted desktop deployment built around the self-designed and self-developed NX suite of components.

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  6. The open source alternative to TeamViewer and AnyDesk. Display and control your PC and Android devices from anywhere at anytime. Works out of the box, no configuration required. You have full control of your data, with no concerns about security.

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  7. 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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  8. MSP360 Remote Desktop is a software for remote control and desktop sharing. The solution is designed to quickly and securely access and control a remote desktop or server computer over the Internet.

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    Microsoft Remote Desktop

    • FreeProprietary
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Android
    • iPhone
    • Android Tablet
    • Windows Phone
    • iPad

    Use Microsoft Remote Desktop for Android to connect to a remote PC or virtual apps and desktops made available by your admin. With Microsoft Remote Desktop, you can be productive no matter where you are.

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    Xpra

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux

    Xpra is 'screen for X': it allows you to run X programs, usually on a remote host, direct their display to your local machine, and then to disconnect from these programs and reconnect from the same or another machine, without losing any state.

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    Works great for running applications remotly. Very stable and fast.

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