Due to Covid 19 most of people working from home, so how often you faced this problem that you working to your home and you left something to your office computer or for some cause you need to access the office computer with the phone, so you will need to access that from home via Phone.
Well, if you are also looking for How to Control A Computer With A Phone then you are in the right article. In this post, I will be sharing with you the step-by-step process of How To Control A Computer With Your Phone. There are multiple ways to do so but I won’t make you confused about it and tell you the best and easiest one.
How To Control A Computer With My Phone?
There are several ways to access a computer remotely. If you are using Windows 10 on your computer then you can go with Microsoft’s Remote Desktop Tool. But for that, you will need a Microsoft account.
This tool is in-built into the system so there is no need to download any other software on your computer but you will have to set up things properly otherwise it will not work. So simply follow the steps to access your computer from any iOS or Android phone.
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Method-1: How To Control A Computer with Your Phone ( Android Users)
- Turn on the computer and find your computer name. (You can find it from My Computer properties)
- Go to settings.
- Then System and then Turn on the Remote Desktop. ( By default is off )
- These two options must be turned on. (1. Keep your PC awake for connections when it is plugged in 2. Make my PC discoverable on private networks to enable automatic connection from a remote device)
- Now to go to the Advanced Settings and turn on the Configure Network Level Authentication options.
Download and Setup
- Download the app Remote Desktop 8 from Google Play Store into your Android phone.
- Click on the + icon to add a user
- It will automatically detect your nearby pc but in case it doesn’t then you can click on “Manually Connect”
- It will ask you for the remote PC’s user name. You can put the name or type an IP address of the remote computer.
- “Enter every time or Add User Account” from these two choose one option.
- Now tap on the remote computer user name and you will be accessed the remote computer on your phone.
Method-2: How To Control A Computer with Your Phone ( iPhone Users)
There is another way to control a computer with the phone by using Google Remote Desktop. This is one of the easiest ways to control a computer from a mobile device. Use your Gmail account for signing up. Simply follow the given steps:
- Search for “Chrome Remote Desktop” into Google.
- It will ask you to download “Chrome Remote Desktop” after clicking on the link
- Simply click on the “Down Arrow” to download software on your computer.
- Now go to the google web store to download the Chrome remote desktop extension.
- Type in the search bar “Chrome Remote Desktop” and add it to your browser.
- Now turn on the remote access.
- It will ask you to enter a PC Name. Type any name according to your convenience and click next.
- Now type a 6 digit PIN code and retype to confirm it and click on start.
- The process for the computer is done. Now move to the mobile device.
Download and Setup
- Visit the App store On the Phone.
- Download the “Chrome Remote Desktop” app into your phone.
- Once the downloading is completed, launch the app and sign in with the same Gmail ID on both PC and Mobile.
- The remote PC name will be shown on the Home Screen.
- Tap on the name of the computer and type the password that you set up on the computer.
- And tap on “Connect” and you will be accessed the desktop on your computer.
- Now you can open any file, song, video on the computer by using your mobile.
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Method -3: How To Control A Computer With My Phone (Third-party apps)?
This is one of the easiest ways to control a computer with a phone. You don’t need to set up multiple things for it. Simply download the software on both devices and log in with the same email id. Follow the given steps below.
- Go to your computer and open the browser.
- Download “AweSun” software on your computer or laptop.
- It will ask you to sign in.
- Simply log in with your Email ID.
- Now it will show you the partner ID and Passcode.
Download and Setup
- Simply go to your Google play store if you are using an Android Phone, For iOS use the App Store.
- Type “AweSun” and download it on the phone.
- Once the downloading is completed.
- Sign in with the same Email ID.
- And enter the Partner ID and passcode.
- You will be able to access the computer on your mobile.
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Sometimes we have to access our office or home computer on a mobile remotely but many of us don’t know the process so if you are also looking for some reason want to access a computer with your phone then in this post I shared the multiple ways to do so.
You take the help of big companies like Microsoft, Google’s software for remote access of any computer from any corner of the world. If you have any questions or suggestions regarding this post you can leave me a comment below.
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