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jrDesktop- Cross-Platform Remote Desktop Tool


jrDesktop- Cross-Platform Remote Desktop Tool

Java Remote Desktop (jrDesktop) is a cross-platform freeware for remote desktop control, remote assistance and desktop sharing which is useful for home networking, helpdesk, system administration and collaboration. It comes with many features like screen shots, transferring mouse and keyboard events and also many additional features like multisessions, file transfer, clipboard synchronization, reverse connection, web client and proxy support and more.

Java Remote Desktop

jrDesktop can be deployed in many formats, such as

  • A standalone application
  • An applet embedded in a web page
  • A Java Web Start application or applet
  • A multi-threaded HTTP server
  • A Windows service and/or a *nix daemon
  • A Windows portable application
  • A Mozilla Firefox extension

Launching jrDesktop can be customized by many command line arguments and applet parameters, also server and viewer configuration profiles can be saved for a future usage.

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Nirmal is a Technology Blogger and a Microsoft MVP in Windows. He can be contacted at You can find Nirmal on , and .

1 Comment

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  1. Andreas Boehme

    September 16, 2010 at 7:25 pm

    I’m interested in free and cool remote control software for a long time. In the past I tried open-source UltraVNC but found it frustrating, so I’ll definitely check this tool out. Thanks Nirmal for the nice review!

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