RDP & VNC Programs

helmsc

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Jun 23, 2003
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I'm taking the plunge into a MacBoook Air as my primary work computer (had a Win7 laptop) and need advice on software. I was using mRemote to manage my RDP and VNC connections as it had a nice tree view for all my connections. Is there any freeware or open source programs similar for Mac OS X?
 

brand

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Oct 3, 2006
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anyone ??
CoRD is a great open source RDP client.

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Tooth DeKay

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Aug 19, 2012
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You could always use the tools included in OS X.
Just press cmd+k then in the address field type vnc://address_to_connect_to
it can also be used for smb, nfs etc....
And you can also press the + button to add it to the list so it's available next time.
The best part about the inbuilt VNC viewer is that when you connect to a dual screen computer, you can dynamically switch between the left, right or both screens.