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[App] Remotus: Remote control of a PC using an android

Discussion in 'Android Apps & Games' started by Wormrine, Sep 25, 2011.

  1. Wormrine

    Wormrine New Member
    Thread Starter

    Sep 12, 2011
    Remotus is an android application that connects an android phone to a computer through a WIFI network, and allows the user to use the phone as a wireless mouse and keyboard.

    Remotus is completely free and open source.


    - Scroll by swiping the right edge of the screen.
    - Right click by long clicking on the screen.
    - Click and drag support.
    - Sywpe support.
    - Should work with any android keyboard.
    -Use the phone's D-Pad as the keyboard's arrow key and the D-Pad center button as the enter key.


    Android 1.6 or higher.
    WIFI network.
    Java Runtime Enviroment 1.6


    - Make sure both your phone and computer are connected to the same WIFI network.

    - Computer side:

    - Disable the computer's firewall if needed.
    - Download the server application and run it on the computer

    Code (Text):
    1. http://remotus.googlecode.com/files/Remotus%20Server.jar
    - Phone side:

    - Install the android application and run it
    Code (Text):
    1. http://remotus.googlecode.com/files/Remotus%20Client.apk
    - Enter your computer's name or IP as shown in the server application and click connect.

    The app is also available via SlideMe
    Code (Text):
    1. http://slideme.org/application/remotus


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