Solved

free Remote Desktop access to differrent locations

Posted on 2015-02-17
7
125 Views
Last Modified: 2015-02-17
What is the free remote desktop  option to access to a  few client(8) to provider tech support.
I am using a teamviewer and Ammyy right now.

thanks
0
Comment
Question by:Danny Paulino
[X]
Welcome to Experts Exchange

Add your voice to the tech community where 5M+ people just like you are talking about what matters.

  • Help others & share knowledge
  • Earn cash & points
  • Learn & ask questions
  • 3
  • 3
7 Comments
 
LVL 25

Expert Comment

by:Mohammed Khawaja
ID: 40614713
For free, you could use SecureVNC
0
 
LVL 3

Accepted Solution

by:
Matthew Borrusso earned 500 total points
ID: 40614714
There limited services that offer free remote access.

I know it is not free, but have you considered logmein.com? its low cost and will give you a much more reliable tool set if you are in the position where you cannot just punch an inbound hole in the firewall for RDP.

something to consider if this is for ease of access.
0
 

Author Closing Comment

by:Danny Paulino
ID: 40614728
I use to have logmein central but I not free anymore
0
Free NetCrunch network monitor licenses!

Only on Experts-Exchange: Sign-up for a free-trial and we'll send you your permanent license!

Here is what you get: 30 Nodes | Unlimited Sensors | No Time Restrictions | Absolutely FREE!

Act now. This offer ends July 14, 2017.

 
LVL 3

Expert Comment

by:Matthew Borrusso
ID: 40614763
I feel your pain, but the cost of the service is not outlandish. If your in a support position for these systems,
logmein pro is 449 py for 10 machines. Central is 499 p/y for 25. That breaks down to about $40 p/m.

That's a pretty good deal in terms of a pricing model for business needs. If your a support desk, its a no brainer.

Good luck with whichever direction you go!
Matt
0
 

Author Comment

by:Danny Paulino
ID: 40614772
yes u right but to get files transfer also need log mein pro
0
 
LVL 3

Expert Comment

by:Matthew Borrusso
ID: 40614786
you can use a cloud source, like dropbox, Google drive, etc

The central plus has the file transfer, which is double the price.  If this is a pay for support model, it still is low cost in comparison, especially if you add machines and spread that cost around. However, it is not growing, then just use the pro version for features you need and stable pricing.

I don't know your model, if this is business or personal, etc.. I would only recommend that you make the choice that works for you.
you can always pin hole the firewall, and leverage like a ddns fqdn for the firewall rule, or have the customers give you vpn access.
0
 

Author Comment

by:Danny Paulino
ID: 40614793
thanks so much very valuable info.........
thanks
0

Featured Post

Get 15 Days FREE Full-Featured Trial

Benefit from a mission critical IT monitoring with Monitis Premium or get it FREE for your entry level monitoring needs.
-Over 200,000 users
-More than 300,000 websites monitored
-Used in 197 countries
-Recommended by 98% of users

Question has a verified solution.

If you are experiencing a similar issue, please ask a related question

Invest in your employees with these five simple steps to improve employee engagement and retention.
If you are IT support and need to work after hours to resolve customer issues then here are a few tips on how to handle after hours support
How to install and configure Citrix XenApp 6.5 - Part 1. In this video tutorial we have explained step by step installation of Citrix XenApp 6.5 Server on Windows Server 2008 R2 is explained in this video. We have explained the difference between…
If you're a developer or IT admin, you’re probably tasked with managing multiple websites, servers, applications, and levels of security on a daily basis. While this can be extremely time consuming, it can also be frustrating when systems aren't wor…

726 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question