When it comes to remote access then TeamViewer is the first name that comes into the mind, right? TeamViewer is the best software that can let you access one PC from another, no matter where they are as long as they have Internet connection. Not only is TeamViewer helpful in accessing another PC from your PC remotely, but you can even use it to control your computer from your Android device.
Not many of you might have known this for sure but there is a TeamViewer application available in the Google Play Store that you can download and install on your device and then using the TeamViewer PC version on your computer, you can access your computer from your smartphone or tablet. No need to worry as I am going to share a guide here with all the necessary steps on how to control Windows PC using Android device and you’re definitely going to find it worth and working at your end.
What’s the Need to Control Windows PC using Android?
There might be a lot of different reasons to explain why you need to access someone’s or your own computer remotely. There are times when we need to provide some tech support to a friend who lives far away and it’s not possible to reach there, or you wish to access your home PC for some work or to access a certain document you forgot. Whatever the reason be, you can use the TeamViewer app on your devices to easily control Windows PC using Android.
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Features of TeamViewer for Remote Control:
TeamViewer will help you out whenever you need it. You can find its official Android app through Google play store and it’s free to download and use. You can install it on any compatible Android device and then using it accessing any Windows PC will be very easy.
Its user interface is just like what you’ve used so far on PC and so you’re not going to find any trouble since you don’t need to learn how to use a new software. You might witness some lags in the performance of your app if your Internet connection is slow or not strong. So make sure to use TeamViewer app only when you are connected to a strong WiFi signal or your mobile data pack provides you a fast Internet.
With TeamViewer for Android, the sound and video transmission can be done in real-time and the best thing is that you can send files in both directions which comes handy when you forgot some important office documents at your home PC. So let’s see how you can control your Windows computer using an Android smartphone or tablet device.
Steps to Control Windows PC Using Android:
You need to download and install TeamViewer app on your Android device. You can easily find the TeamViewer app on Google Play Store and if you are using a compatible device then you will be able to download it directly on your device.
Once TeamViewer is installed on your smartphone then it’s now time to do the same on your PC and install the PC client. Download the official and latest version of TeamViewer for your PC from its official website and install it. Installation process is simple and just follow on screen instructions to complete it.
Now run TeamViewer on your PC and you’ll find a user ID and password. You can enter the same user ID in your Android app and when asked, enter the password which you saw on your PC.
That’s it! You can now have your remote connection and can control Windows PC using Android device. I hope you didn’t found any trouble during the process and even if you found any then let me know it via comment section.
There are many other apps on the Google play store available which offers similar features but TeamViewer is better than all of them because of its professionalism towards providing the service to its users. So don’t look anywhere else and use TeamViewer to remotely control your Windows PC using Android devices.