Access Another Computer
There are many ways on How to Access Another Computer from your Computer. Some of them are by enabling Windows “Remote Desktop” on the computer you want to access. Second one is by downloading TeamViewer Software on both the computers. Another one on Google Chrome, you can use the Remote Desktop Chrome extension.
How to Access Another Computer from your Computer using “Remote Desktop”
Though Remote Desktop is inbuilt it is by default disabled in windows. But it’s easy enough to turn it back on if you need to access your Windows PC from another computer, it’s an essential thing to turn on.
Remote Desktop works on the Professional versions of Windows 10, 8, 8.1, 7, or Vista.
Here’s How to access Remote Desktop ?
For Windows 8, 8.1, or 10 you will need to open the desktop Control Panel and under that find the System panel. Or you can search for “Remote Access” in the Start Menu.
Then click on the “Allow remote access to your computer” item. It’ll some how look a little different in Windows 8, but it’s the same.
You can just select “Allow remote connections to this computer” from the Remote tab.
You can also choose which users can connect whether older versions of Windows can connect.
Here’s How to Use Google Chrome to Remotely Access Your Computer
Just you need to download the add-on from the Chrome Web Store – click the Add To Chrome button followed by Add.
You need to install the add-on on both the computers which you want to access remotely. Start from the computer from which you want access followed by another one.
After installation, click New Tab and you will be able access the remote access tool from the list of installed apps.
The very first time you launch Chrome Remote Desktop extension, you’ll need to grant it permission to access your computer. Make sure that you are signed into your Google account, and click ‘Allow access’.
Here’s How to Use TeamViewer to Access Computer Remotely
TeamViewer is a software that can be used on all OS to access Computers remotely. To get started you need to download and install the full version of TeamViewer on your computer. TeamViewer full version supports Windows, Linux, OS X and iOS.
Once the program is installed you will be able to connect to anyone running TeamViewer full version. You can connect by simply knowing the TeamViewer ID and password. For security purposes the passwords are randomly generated every time TeamViewer is launched.
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