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TeamViewer 5

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TeamViewer is an excellent screen-sharing and file-transfer app that can be used to facilitate business collaborations as well as helping distraught relatives diagnose and cure computer problems. Along with being free for noncorporate use, it gives users precisely the tools they need to share screens securely, send files with a minimum of hassle, control access rights, and even flip which user has control.

The options available while you're in control work smoothly. You can maximize the pane that the other computer's screen is visible in, as well as utilize several smart options from a drop-down toolbar in the center of the window. A big X lets you close the connection, while the Actions button lets you switch whose in control, disable remote input, and reboot remotely. The View menu hides options to adjust the screen resolution, the optimization toward speed or quality, and control multiple-monitor displays.

When you log in, you're given an access code and a password. Sharing those allows your computer to be controlled by the level you set it to: remote support, presentation, file transfer, or VPN. The TeamViewer servers remember which computers you've connected to, so reconnecting to previously shared computers happens faster. TeamViewer also has a Web-based version, for remote connecting to home from public computer. Even the installation process is impressive. Users can toggle admin rights, can opt out of running at startup, and can opt into installing the TeamViewer VPN driver for more secure screensharing. Overall, TeamViewer makes screensharing and file-sharing as fluid and unobtrusive as it should be.

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5 stars

"very good software"

December 05, 2010  |  By padmsingh

 |  Version: TeamViewer 5 5.0.7526


I like it's easiness. you can do any thing with team viewer what you want to do from any corner of world


No any reason to dislike it

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5 stars


December 17, 2009  |  By tfallgren7

 |  Version: TeamViewer 5 5.0.7526


It's so good my company dropped Logmein123 and bought TeamViewer! Still FREE for the home user!


Can't think of any!

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5 stars

"Best way to help someone else without wasting time"

December 16, 2009  |  By IddiKlu

 |  Version: TeamViewer 5 5.0.7526


One can transfer programs to be installed by dragging them from one's own computer to the one needing the help.


Can't think of a thing...


It not only allows one to work on the other computer, but it allows the other person to see what and how it is done. Saves time and travel and allows small problems to be addressed, which if one had to go there could not be done efficiently.

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Full Specifications

What's new in version 5.0.7526
Version 5.0.7526 includes the transfer speed has been improved in certain circumstances and the size of the partner list window can be resized in docked state.
Publisher TeamViewer
Publisher web site http://www.teamviewer.com
Release Date December 16, 2009
Date Added December 16, 2009
Version 5.0.7526
Category Networking Software
Subcategory Remote Access
Operating Systems
Operating Systems Windows 98/Me/NT/2000/XP/2003/Vista/Server 2008/7
Additional Requirements None
Download Information
File Size 9.07MB
File Name TeamViewer_Setup.exe
Total Downloads 55,772,025
Downloads Last Week 6,963
License Model Free
Limitations Not available
Price Free

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