Download the Original VNC Server by RealVNC® for Unsurpassed Secure Remote Control

Download the original VNC Server by RealVNC®, the remote access host that started the VNC revolution. Now an essential component of RealVNC® Connect, RealVNC® Server empowers you to securely share your devices for remote control anywhere in the world.

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Looking for RealVNC Viewer and RealVNC Server?

Streamline your setup experience with our RealVNC Connect Setup app
that helps you install both RealVNC Viewer and RealVNC Server in one go.

RealVNC Connect combines the best VNC viewer and client server.

Get the full VNC® Connect experience

VNC Viewer and VNC Server are designed to work best together. Use them both to experience enhanced security, more reliable connections, and access to exclusive features within VNC Connect.

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Connect to both desktop and mobile devices No Yes
Full end-to-end session encryption No Yes
Session recording No Yes
Advanced multi-factor authentication No Yes
Cloud & Direct (LAN) connectivity No Yes
Granular access and user permission control No Yes
Remote printing, real-time chat and file sharing No Yes

Get started in three easy steps


1. Download

Install VNC Server on your remote devices.


2. Sign in/up

Sign in or Create an account (and claim a free 14-day trial).

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3. Setup and Connect

Install VNC Viewer on your device and connect.

See how easy VNC Connect is to use

  • How to get started

How to get started with RealVNC Connect remote access

In this video, we’ll show you how quick and easy it is to get your first screen sharing session up and running using RealVNC Connect.

Tutorial: How to get started with RealVNC Connect remote access

Starting to use RealVNC Connect couldn’t be easier. You just need to create an account and get a free trial (no credit card required).

This video will show you how to provide unattended access to your Windows, Linux or Mac computer.

You will now be able to control your computer easily from anywhere in the world. If you want to continue to use the software after the 14-day trial, you can continue to do so seamlessly after buying a subscription.

Frequently asked questions

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VNC® Connect is the latest version of our remote access software for personal and commercial use. It consists of a VNC® Server app for the computer you want to control, which must be licensed, and a VNC® Viewer app that you are free to download to all the devices you want to control from.

The easiest thing to do is to run the installer on the computer you want to control and follow the instructions. For system administrators with an Enterprise subscription, there’s a range of deployment options.

Sign in to VNC® Server using your RealVNC® account credentials in order to apply your subscription, or else start a 14-day trial. If you have an Enterprise subscription, you can apply an offline key at the command line or remotely.

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