You can use a computer or mobile device to access files and applications on another computer over the Internet with Chrome Remote Desktop.
Chrome Remote Desktop is available on the web on your computer. You will need to download the Chrome Remote Desktop app to use your mobile device for remote access.
Set up remote access to your computer
You can set up remote access to your Mac, Windows, or Linux computer.
- On your computer, open Chrome.
- In the address bar, enter
- Under “Set up Remote Access,” click Download .
- Follow the onscreen directions to download and install Chrome Remote Desktop.
You may have to enter your computer password to give Chrome Remote Desktop access. You may also be prompted to change security settings in Preferences.
Learn more about how to use Chrome Remote Desktop on Linux.
To use Chrome Remote Desktop on your Chromebook, learn how to