1. Networking software

  2. Remote access

AnyDesk 3.0.0

Super-fast software for accessing any desktop from another computer

Publisher:   Rating: 7.2 out of 10 (66 votes)

PuTTY Beta 0.66

Client app for running a remote session through a network

Publisher: Simon Tatham  Rating: 5.7 out of 10 (263 votes)

ShowMyPC 3055

Freeware that enables remote access to your PC

Publisher: Showmypc  Rating: 6.7 out of 10 (403 votes)

HyperTerminal Private Edition (HTPE) 7.0

Emulate Windows terminals via TCP/IP and dial-up connections

Publisher: Hilgraeve  Rating: 4.6 out of 10 (114 votes)

Chrome Remote Desktop 35.0.1916.37

Software to provide control and tech support to remote PCs

Publisher: Google  Rating: 6.2 out of 10 (66 votes)

WinSCP 5.1.8

Open-source software that lets you set up FTTP connections for free

Publisher: Winscp  Rating: 6.7 out of 10 (50 votes)

XShell 5.0835

Easily and securely access Linux and UNIX hosts remotely

Publisher: Netsarang  Rating: 7.4 out of 10 (126 votes)

PuTTY Portable 0.62

Connect remotely to the computer for chatting and managing files

Publisher: Chiark  Rating: 7.5 out of 10 (18 votes)

RdClient 2.3

Interface that lets you remotely connect to your PC's desktop

Publisher: Matthias' Software Blog  Rating: 9.0 out of 10 (7 votes)

Remote Desktop for Windows 10

View the operating system while in another room

Publisher: Microsoft Corporation  Rating: 6.1 out of 10 (13 votes)