Download Remote Client - Best Software & Apps

  • BitTorrent

    7.9.6.42179

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows
    Android

    The official BitTorrent client

    7
    5115 votes
    • PROS: Takes up very little resources, RSS, apps, and remote control, Official client, Lots of customization options, Ability to rate individual torrents
    • CONS: Nothing of note
  • QQ Messenger

    International 1.6

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Complete IM client with cute design and great features

    7
    549 votes
    • PROS: Clear, nicely designed interface, Lots of customization options, Support for text, voice and video chats, Usual IM features: smileys, nudges, file sharing..., Extra tools like remote control, screen capture and video recording
    • CONS: Sometimes adding contacts is difficult, You can't download new interface themes, Number ID for contacts: not very user-friendly!
  • gedit

    2.30.2

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows
    Mac

    Default GNOME client for Windows

    7
    257 votes
    • PROS: Easy to use, Supports a huge range of languages, Supports remote editing, Plugins extend functionality
    • CONS: Doesn't allow inserting of multimedia content, May seem limited without plugins
  • FileZilla

    3.14.1

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows
    Mac

    Awesome free FTP client

    7
    279 votes
    • PROS: Fast and efficient, Handles large transfers, Secure, Remote file search, Filters
    • CONS: Can't schedule transfers
  • Remote Desktop Client

    1.0.3

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Mac

    Connect your Mac to a PC and share files

    3
    8 votes
    • Kerio VPN Client

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Windows

      A Free Networking program for Windows

      7
      64 votes
      • UltraVNC

        1.1.9.6

        License
        free Download
        Platform
        Windows

        VNC Client/Server (remote desktop)

        7
        44 votes
        • PROS: Very fast and lightweight, Allows file transfers and text chats
        • CONS: Can be tricky to configure for first time screen sharers
      • Beyond Remote Client and Server

        2.2.3.310

        License
        try Download
        Platform
        Windows

        Monitor, boot, and access computers remotely

        7
        5 votes
        • AbsoluteTelnet

          10.16

          License
          try Download
          Platform
          Windows

          Telnet client with built in SFTP client

          10
          4 votes
          • PROS: Allows you to customise interface, Includes built in SFTP client
          • CONS: Nothing particularly advanced compared to similar clients
        • Chicken of the VNC

          b4 2.0

          License
          free Download
          Platform
          Mac

          Access another Mac remotely with this VNC client

          1
          7 votes
          • Remote Ripple: Fast VNC Client

            varies-with-device

            License
            free Download
            Platform
            Android

            A free business & productivity app for Android, by GlavSoft LLC

            -
            No votes yet
            • JollysFastVNC

              1.38

              License
              free Download
              Platform
              Mac

              Ultra fast VNC client

              10
              4 votes
              • PROS: Fast and lightweight, Secure SSH tunneling, SSL, SOCKS support inbuilt
              • CONS: Tricky to configure and understand for beginners, Relatively expensive for what is only a VNC client
            • Super Network Tunnel Server

              4.5.0.0

              License
              try Download
              Platform
              Windows

              A safe tunnel for data and remote access

              8
              8 votes
              • PROS: A safe two way tunnel, Comprehensive configuration options, Includes both Server and Client programs,
              • CONS: Interface looks old, Help section poorly written and explained
            • YuuGuu

              Beta build 793

              License
              free Download
              Platform
              Windows

              An IM client to share and control remote desktops

              10
              5 votes
              • PROS: Easy remote control application, No extra hardware or configuration needed
              • CONS: Very slow, IM client too simple
            • Ultr@VNC

              1.0.9.6.1

              License
              free Download
              Platform
              Windows

              VNC client/server pack for remote computer support

              5
              3 votes
              • EchoVNC

                2.40

                License
                free Download
                Platform
                Windows

                The next evolution for UltraVNC

                3
                8 votes
                • PROS: Takes the pain out of router configuration for UltraVNC, New viewing options and chat client
                • CONS: Only saves screen activity in FLV format
              • Pulseway

                varies-with-device

                License
                free
                Platform
                Web Apps

                A very popular remote monitoring and management program

                -
                No votes yet
                • PROS: It is an easy-to-use and powerful mobile client, You get a very modern and intuitive user experience,
                • CONS: SNMP support is very difficult to configure, It has limited reporting capabilities in places
              • Yummy FTP Watcher

                2.2.8

                License
                free Download
                Platform
                Mac

                Yummy FTP Watcher - Local & Remote Folder Watching Automated FTP/SFTP/FTPS Client

                -
                No votes yet
                • Wise FTP

                  9.0.2

                  License
                  try Download
                  Platform
                  Windows

                  Complete FTP client with interesting features

                  8
                  16 votes
                  • PROS: User-friendly, intuitive interface, Support for drag-and-drop and folder syncing, Scheduler to automate transfers, Built-in editor to work on remote files,
                  • CONS: No outstanding connection advantages compared to other clients,
                • Remotix

                  3.0.2

                  License
                  try Download
                  Platform
                  Windows

                  Remotix is a VNC-client for Windows to easily access multiple Macs.

                  8
                  7 votes
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