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Xpra is described as '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' and is a Remote Desktop tool in the network & admin category. There are eight alternatives to Xpra for a variety of platforms, including Linux, Mac, Windows, Android and BSD. The best alternative is Chrome Remote Desktop, which is free. Other great apps like Xpra are X2Go, Vinagre, Thincast Client and Connections.

This page was last updated Jul 2, 2022
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  • 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...

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

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



  3. Vinagre

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Linux

    A VNC/SSH Client for the GNOME Desktop.

  4. Thincast Client turns your computer into a fully Remote Desktop Protocol (RDP) Client, making it easy to connect remotely to your company's infrastructure.

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  5. Connections

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Linux
    • FLATHUB
    • GNOME

    Connections allows you to connect to and use other desktops. This can be a great way to access content or software on a different desktop operating system. It can also be used as a way to provide support to users who might need help.



  6. Window Switch

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Android
    • BSD

    Window Switch is a tool which allows you to move applications between networked computers, the windows appear where you need them, as they were.

  7. Xephyr

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Linux

    Xephyr is a kdrive based X Server which targets a window on a host X Server as its framebuffer. Unlike Xnest it supports modern X extensions ( even if host server doesn't ) such as Composite, Damage, randr etc (no GLX support now).

  8. FastX

    • Linux

    FastX is the leading X Windows solution for a remote Linux desktop. Affordable, even cheap. Free demo download.

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