Remote Desktop and Command Prompt

Discussion in 'Android Devices' started by GDroid, Dec 3, 2009.

  1. GDroid

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    Has anyone tried Xtralogic or any other suggested remote desktop application on their Droids? Via the VPN, I would like to connect to my windows servers from my phone. How is Xtralogic if anyone has tried it?

    Also, is there a command line prompt application for the Droid, so I would have the capability of pinging windows servers, (after establishing a VPN connection of course)?

    The built-in VPN tool on my phone works fine. :D
     

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  2. jestexman

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    I use Phonemypc it has pinch zoom and works over 3g or wifi. You do have to install software on the pc. Think it was 4.99 but well worth it. And i think it will let you send commands to the pc (i have not done this)
     
  3. GDroid

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    Thanks dude but I'm speaking more along the lines of RDP'ing into servers and by commands I mean the ability to ping a server (i.e. ping 192.168.1.x).
     
  4. GDroid

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    Bump! Anyone?
     
  5. alostpacket

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    Haven't seen an app like that yet but would love a feature like this. Gmote is nice for controlling media on a PC but not really as avanced as what you're looking for
     
  6. chefboyardee

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    there is an app called Terminal that i downloaded, opened, but haven't actually used. might be worth looking into.
     
  7. GDroid

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    Cool. I'll take a look at it as well.
     
  8. moby

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    androidVNC works well for remote control. There is an app in the market named Ping that claims to be able to, well, ping.

    Edit: ping does what it claims to.
     
  9. GDroid

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    Haha, I should have searched "ping" on the market before I came on here. I guess I was lazy. I'll check out terminal and ping.

    Thanks guys!
     
  10. tallelf78

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    i also have used the free version of Remote RDP...works well for my needs
     
  11. GDroid

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    So, I tried out "Ping", and it works fine. I'm able to connect to my VPN, and ping my mail server. Nice!!:D
     

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