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VNC Viewer 1.0 is the first release of a best-in-class solution for the remote control of a computer from an Android device.
The Getting Connected Guide explains in more detail the essential steps you need to perform in order to connect to a computer for the first time:
- If you have a:
- Mac computer running OS X 10.4 or later (but see PowerPC caveat below), simply enable built-in Apple Remote Desktop (10.4) or Remote Management (10.5 onwards). You do not have to install any software.
- Windows, UNIX, or Linux computer, or a PowerPC Mac computer running 10.4 (Tiger), or an AMX touch panel, get VNC-compatible Server technology installed and running.
Using VNC Viewer
Once connected, the User Guide explains how to use VNC Viewer to control a computer. This guide is also available on-board.