How to Access Your Computer from Your i Phone
Here Are How to Access Your Computer from Your i Phone
There are several methods for accessing your with an i Phone. Most options can be costly, charging a one-time fee or monthly/annual subscriptions. The two methods that function best also happen to be completely free for personal use. Both methods require you to install a host pap on your i Phone and a companion app on the computer you want to control. Once configured, you’ll be able to control any computer remotely as if you are sitting in front of it.
install Team Viewer on your i Phone. Team Viewer is free for personal use but offers a paid version for businesses. This app is often used by tech companies for hands-on support to make changes to your computer while you watch. It is compatible both on Windows and Mac. Open the App Store app and search for Team Viewer using the Search icon at the bottom of the screen. Tap on Team Viewer from the results to open its page, and tap “Get” on the right side of your screen to download and install Team Viewer.
Register on Team Viewer. Open the Team Viewer app, which opens to a welcome screen, and tap the Computers & Contacts icon at the bottom of the screen. Tap “New account” on the right.
Complete the 3 fields with your name, email address, and a password containing any combination of alphanumeric characters.
Install the Team Viewer companion app on your computer. The companion app must be installed on all computers you want to access with your i Phone. Both apps work in tandem to control your computer securely.
Log into Team Viewer on the computer. Open Team Viewer and click “Computers & Contacts” at the bottom of the window. A pop-up window will open just to the right of the main app. Here, input your Team Viewer account credentials by typing your registered email and password into the pop-up window, then click “Sign In.”