Download Screen Sharing - Best Software & Apps

  • Skype

    7.23.0.105

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows
    Android
    Mac
    iPhone
    Windows Phone

    Skype, the telephone of the 21st century

    7
    27764 votes
    • PROS: Group videoconferencing, Talk-chat-type, Excellent audiovisual quality, Calls to mobile, Integration with Facebook
    • CONS: Requires a good connection, High consumption of resources, Some features are extra
  • AnyDesk

    3.0.0

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Log Back In and Work or Play Wherever You Are.

    8
    483 votes
    • PROS: extremely fast, Dead-simple interface, Supports almost all uses
    • CONS: Minimal configuration options
  • Skype for Windows 10

    2.7

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Video chat, texting and instant messaging in one

    7
    1595 votes
    • PROS: Supports video chats, texting and instant messaging, High quality video chats, Automatically imports contacts from Microsoft accounts, Lots of emoticons, Free group video calls and screen sharing
    • CONS: Interface looks a bit sparse, Contacts may need editing after importing
  • Snagit

    13.0.2

    License
    buy Download
    Platform
    Windows
    Mac

    Innovative and Professional Communications Made Easy

    7
    1042 votes
    • PROS: Speedy screencaptures, Quick, clear, concise, Ability to create screencasts, Easy sharing, Set a professional tone to your communications
    • CONS: Sliding scale of costs for business use, Video editing requires further software
  • QQ Messenger

    International 1.6

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Complete IM client with cute design and great features

    7
    734 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!
  • ApowerMirror

    1.2.5

    License
    buy Download
    Platform
    Windows

    8
    31 votes
    • Microsoft Lync 2013

      15.0.4420.1017

      License
      buy Download
      Platform
      Windows

      One of the best web conferencing apps out there

      6
      143 votes
      • PROS: Easy to use interface, Tons of features, Excellent video and collaboration tools, Well thought out ecosystem
      • CONS: Chat feature could be more fleshed out, Only available with certain versions of Office
    • TweetDeck

      3.7.3

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Windows
      Android
      Mac
      iPhone
      Web Apps

      The best desktop Twitter app

      6
      775 votes
      • PROS: Organizes information, Nice interface, Automatically updated
      • CONS: Home feed can quickly get too busy
    • Alpemix

      2.6

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Windows

      Fast and Easy Remote Support and Presentation

      8
      16 votes
      • PROS: Useful for multiple purposes , Free and no membership needed
      • CONS: Not the only remote desktop tool in town, Could be buggy, at times
    • ZOOM Cloud Meetings

      3.6.11580.1109

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Android
      iPhone

      Free Efficient and intuitive Cloud Meeting Software for Smartphones

      9
      5 votes
      • PROS: The basic version of this cloud-based meeting software is free, The user has a host of different tools to select during a meeting
      • CONS: Free usage is limited to cloud meetings of 40 minutes or less, There may be buffering issues if it is used with an older OS
    • AeroAdmin

      3.2

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Windows

      AeroAdmin - zero configuration free remote desktop software, remote desktop connection.

      6
      26 votes
      • QQ for Mac

        International 1.1

        License
        free Download
        Platform
        Mac

        Complete IM client with cute design and great features

        6
        60 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!, No video chat feature
      • Synergy

        1.3.7

        License
        free Download
        Platform
        Windows
        Mac

        Control many computers with the same keyboard and mouse

        8
        28 votes
        • PROS: Simple to transfer control from one screen to another, Only requires the network name of the other machine, Clipboard, screensaver and screen-lock sync
        • CONS: No guidance about enabling TCP/IP networking setup
      • ZD Soft Screen Recorder

        5.2

        License
        buy Download
        Platform
        Windows

        Excellent screen recording/sharing app

        6
        396 votes
        • PROS: Very simple to use, Record screen, video, games, etc, Great configuration settings, Very user friendly
        • CONS: Save formats limited
      • Teleport

        1.1.1

        License
        free Download
        Platform
        Mac

        Control several Macs with one keyboard and mouse

        8
        12 votes
        • PROS: Allows you to drag and drop files between Macs, Automatically transfers to other Mac when cursor reaches edge of screen, Very easy to setup
        • CONS: May be a brief delay in transferring
      • XLS Editor

        1.12.0.12

        License
        buy Download
        Platform
        Windows

        Improve your productivity with XLS Editor

        9
        3 votes
        • PROS: Handy built-in calculator function, Ideal for sharing editing and update functions, Superb for operating with touch screen devices, like tablets and smartphones
        • CONS: Little original functionality you can't find elsewhere, Takes up 2.34 MB of memory
      • LogMeIn Rescue

        License
        buy Download
        Platform
        Windows

        Remotely help friends and colleagues with their computer and phone problems

        7
        61 votes
        • PROS: Simple, complete remote access, Asks for a lot of confirmation, Full trial lets you find out if it suits your needs
        • CONS: Slightly jittery cursor, I hope the person being helped knows how much control they are surrendering..., At points it is more complicated than is perhaps necessary for inexperienced users
      • AirParrot

        1.0

        License
        buy Download
        Platform
        Windows

        Share data without an adapter over Wireless

        5
        58 votes
        • PROS: Effortlessly share your screen contents to other users in the room via wireless connection, Use the mobile application on your smart phone to remotely control AirParrot running from your computer
        • CONS: Requires wireless or bluetooth capability in order to operate correctly, This is not a free application requires a license to use
      • SnapCrab for Windows

        1

        License
        free Download
        Platform
        Windows

        Powerful tool for taking screenshots

        8
        10 votes
        • PROS: Free, Powerful features, Tons of customization, Easy sharing
        • CONS: Not as easy to use as Snagit, Doesn't include a way to edit within the app
      • Glip

        Varies with device

        License
        free Download
        Platform
        Windows
        Mac
        Android

        Effective and Centralized Team Messaging Software

        10
        1 vote
        • PROS: A streamlined and centralized platform is perfect for beginners, A user-friendly and intuitive design requires no prior experience
        • CONS: Access to all features will require a paid subscription, A maximum of 3000 calling minutes is shared amongst multiple users
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