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Pros
"I can do anything from a remote desktop as if I were sitting at my own PC.""The technical support is good.""The installation is almost instant."

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"Technical support has good responsiveness.""It's easy enough to use."

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Cons
"The pricing has tripled in a small amount of time and there is not three times better service."

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"It's quite power-hungry and some customers complain that it drains the batteries on their smartphones very quickly.""The location markings can appear incorrectly."

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Pricing and Cost Advice
  • "It was cheap and now it is comparably expensive. It costs me $484 to use the solution with just two physical PCs."
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  • "It is not an expensive product."
  • "We pay for the licensing monthly."
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    Questions from the Community
    Top Answer:I can do anything from a remote desktop as if I were sitting at my own PC.
    Top Answer:The pricing is a bit of an issue in that it has increased dramatically. My cost is $484 for two desktops — for two different computers.
    Top Answer:The solution works very well, I do not have any problem with it at all. The only problem is they have more than tripled their price in the last three years over what they used to charge. A price… more »
    Top Answer:It's easy enough to use.
    Top Answer:It's quite power-hungry and some customers complain that it drains the batteries on their smartphones very quickly. This has to do with the remote side of the conversation.
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    19th
    out of 34 in Remote Access
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    Overview

    GoToMyPC is a remote access platform that enables professionals to access, manage, and transfer files, data, and programs from remote desktops. AES encryption, dual passwords, and end-to-end authentication are included in the platform; these ensure safe access to hosts and clients using desktops, iPads, iPhones, and Android devices.

    GoToMyPC allows businesses to issue URL invites to guest users, allowing for one-time sessions for demonstrations, technical support, and presentations, among other things. Role-based permissions, screen zoom, remote printing, Wi-Fi network management, secure login, user & account management, and API access are all features that are included in the solution. In addition, professionals can use the document editing feature to cut, copy, and paste content between connected devices.

    GoToMyPC can help users access the device keyboard, auto-correction, and Bluetooth support.

    Managers can use reports to track sessions and acquire insight into the time, connection type, and duration of connections.

    GoToMyPC Features

    GoToMyPC has many valuable key features. Some of the most useful ones include:

    • Remote access: Work on your device from any location. Remote deployment and simple installation. Users can download GoToMyPC and use it to deploy, install, and configure their computer from any location.
    • Robust security: Stay safe with 256-bit AES encryption, multi-factor authentication, dual passwords, and host access credentials.
    • Stability: Real-Time Diagnostics provides continuous insight into your connectivity status while allowing you to connect in seconds and experience highly stable in-session performance.
    • Remote printing capability: Send documents to printers on your remote or local computer.
    • Simple privacy: To preserve your privacy, simply lock the remote keyboard and turn off the computer's screen.
    • Easy diagnostics when issues arise: You'll have complete visibility into device connectivity and performance with Real-Time Diagnostics, so you won't have to wait for answers. With in-dashboard fix suggestions, Real-Time Diagnostics empowers you to resolve common connectivity issues caused by your computer's hardware, Internet / Wi-Fi, or RAM.
    • File transferring: Transfer a file between machines with ease. No more sending files to oneself via email. Support for multi-monitors. View all monitors linked to your PC.
    • Shortcuts to desktop: Create shortcuts to your PC that skip the browser's normal login page.
    • Guest invitations: Invite someone to join you on your computer for a short time. This is ideal for demonstrations or technical support.
    • Sound: Listen to your music or voicemail on the computer you're using.
    • Usage reports: Keep track of your connections, including their origin, time, type, and duration.
    • Free support and upgrades: Free software upgrades, service upgrades, and technical support are available 24/7.
    • Bitdefender-powered GoTo Antivirus: Safeguard your PCs from cyber-threats such as malware, viruses, and sophisticated internet threats.

    GoToMyPC Benefits

    There are many benefits to implementing GoToMyPC. Some of the biggest advantages the solution offers include:

    • Boost productivity: Access everything you need to get your job done securely when away from the office, while giving exceptional service to your colleagues, customers, or teams.
    • Access all your work from home: Work on your files, applications, and programs, and network as if you were at your desk in real time.

    TeamViewer Pilot is a remote assistance solution powered by augmented reality that enables you to connect to your support requesters and see what their smartphone camera live streams to your computer or mobile device while allowing you to draw, add text, or tag real-world objects with 3D markers for reference.

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    Sample Customers
    The Lubitz Financial Group, Stitely & Kartsetter PLLC
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    Top Industries
    VISITORS READING REVIEWS
    Computer Software Company18%
    Comms Service Provider15%
    Government11%
    Healthcare Company5%
    VISITORS READING REVIEWS
    Computer Software Company20%
    Comms Service Provider19%
    Manufacturing Company10%
    Construction Company6%
    Company Size
    VISITORS READING REVIEWS
    Small Business37%
    Midsize Enterprise16%
    Large Enterprise47%
    VISITORS READING REVIEWS
    Small Business20%
    Midsize Enterprise20%
    Large Enterprise60%
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    GoToMyPC is ranked 11th in Remote Access with 1 review while TeamViewer Pilot is ranked 19th in Remote Access with 2 reviews. GoToMyPC is rated 10.0, while TeamViewer Pilot is rated 8.0. The top reviewer of GoToMyPC writes "Accessing multiple PCs from remote locations is easy and reliable with this solution". On the other hand, the top reviewer of TeamViewer Pilot writes "Easy to use and allows us to conduct illustrative, VR-like presentations to customers". GoToMyPC is most compared with TeamViewer, Microsoft Remote Desktop Services, LogMeIn Pro, Check Point Remote Access VPN and Citrix Virtual Apps and Desktops, whereas TeamViewer Pilot is most compared with TeamViewer, TeamViewer Tensor and Microsoft Remote Desktop Services.

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