At Apple, whether it is with your iOS or macOS, it is possible to share any screen with your friends and even control them remotely from your smartphone.
On Mac, there is a feature called screen Sharing. Thanks to the following, save and highlight certain information during presentations, for example.
Alternatively, you will find numerous applications on the AppStore that allows you to view the contents of your iPhone or iPad on Mac.
In this tutorial, we reveal four tips to view one of your monitors from a Mac, an iPhone or even an iPad.
Enable screen sharing on the Mac.
When you’re on a Mac, the easiest way to access another screen and control it is to enable screen Sharing. To do this :
In the menu bar of your Mac, click the Apple.
Go to system Preferences and then click the folder Sharing.
In the window that opens up, select screen Sharing.
Finally, choose between the allow access to all users or only these users.
You can also go by the option of the VNC viewers. They allow for screen sharing, for example on an iPad or a Windows-based computer, typing in a password that you have previously created.
Appointments again in system Preferences and then click Sharing. .
Under screen Sharing : on, click on Settings from the computer.
Check The VNC viewers may control screen with password. .
Enter a password.
The address VNC then appears under screen Sharing : on, note it somewhere or pass it to the person who wishes to go on your Desktop.
Once the configuration screen Sharing is complete, do the following :
In your Finder, look for screen-Sharing and double-click it.
First, enter your Apple id or IP address, then the Mac to be accessed.
Accept the invitation.
Select the Control of my screen or Watch my screen.
Complete with Accept.
Access to the screen of a Mac via Messages.
It is possible to go on the Mac of a friend, for example, via Messages. You do the control, not directly, but you will be able to view its display.
Open Messages on the Mac.
Click New message and enter the Apple id of your friend in the To field for the contact.
Once the message is sent, go to the Details in the upper-right corner of the window.
Next to the name of your contact, click on the Share icon the screen (two rectangles).
Choose Ask to share, your friend will be asked to Accept.
To access a Mac from your iPhone or iPad with Chrome Remote Desktop .
To have access to your Mac from an iOS, download the free Chrome Remote Desktop.
Note that you will need to go through the Google Chrome Web browser for Mac, and have a Google account.
Open Chrome and go to Chrome Webstore.
Search for Chrome Remote Desktop, and then click Add to Chrome.
Once on the extension, click Start to configure both remote access and on Accept and install.
Double-click on the icon for Chrome Remote Desktop Host.pkg that appears in Finder. .
Continue Reading→ Install.
Enter your administrator password and confirm with OK.
Return to the window Chrome Remote Desktop and click OK.
Enter the code and confirm with OK.
Click on the computer icon and enter your administrator password.
To set up Chrome Remote Desktop on your iPhone, download the remote Desktop app Chrome.
Open the application.
Press Connect and enter your Google account.
Select one of the remote devices available.
Enter the password you created earlier and press the arrow.
Connect to a Windows from an iPad or iPhone.
Microsoft is full of apps for iOS such as Microsoft remote Desktop. It allows you to connect remotely to the desktop of a PC. Here’s how to proceed.
Download the application Microsoft remote Desktop on your iOS.
Click on the + icon top right, then select Desktop or remote Resources.
In the field Office, enter the IP address of the computer used.
Go to user Accounts, and then click Add a user account. .
Type the user name and the password of the PC.
Finally, tap on the icon for your new connection.
Then appears on the desktop of the remote PC, you can move the cursor of the mouse with the fingertips.