In this article, we are going to be showing you how to install and use TeamViewer software on your computer, your phone, and any other device that you might have.
See also: How to protect yourself while using TeamViewer
Installing the application on your computer:
- You will have to download the TeamViewer app from their official site. Just click on this link.
- Once you open the TeamViewer site using that link, you should look for the green Download for free button. By clicking on that button, the download process is going to start right away, and it is going to be finished in just a few seconds because the TeamViewer file is not big.
- In order to install the file, you must first click on it. If you are using the Google Chrome browser, the downloaded file will appear at the bottom of your screen, just click on it.
- You will be running the setup wizard now. The first thing that you need to do is to select the Installation to access this computer remotely, just check that box by clicking on it.
- Next, under the How do you want to use the TeamViewer section in the installation window you are able to choose whichever option you want to choose: If you want to use TeamViewer individually, for personal reasons, select the Personal use. And, if you are a part of some company, you must click on the Company use. Have in mind that TeamViewer is free if you are using it for non-commercial purposes. In other words, the software is free if you want to use it for personal reasons. But, if you want to use it for some commercial use, you will be obligated to pay for a monthly fee.
- After you have chosen between those two options, just click on the Finish button so that the installation could start. Of course, you could set up some advanced settings of the software before you click on the Finish button that is up to you.
- And now, all that is left to do is to wait until the installing process has been finished. We believe that this process will not take much of your time.
Installing TeamViewer on your phone, or on any other device:
The first thing that you need to do if you want to connect your computer with your phone or any other device is to download the TeamViewer app on it. And here is how to do it:
- Whether you are using TeamViewer for android or for an IOS device, open up the Google Play Store, or the App Store on your device.
- Once you have opened the app, click on the search button in order to open up the Search bar.
- In the Search bar type TeamViewer and wait until the search results show up. Then, click on the top search result in order to open up the TeamViewer app section thee.
- You should be able to see the Download button there. Click on it in order to start the downloading process.
- After that process is done, the app should also be automatically installed on your phone. If there is a chance that it isn’t, you must click on that button again, but it is going to say Install now. Sometimes this happens in the Google Play Store.
- And, after the app has been installed to your device, you are able to open it and to connect that device to your computer and use the app as a remote. In order to connect those two devices, you must type the user ID from your computer in the app that you have just downloaded. And that is basically it.