François Beaufort has this week unveiled a new Chrome features is now available allowing users of the Chrome Remote Desktop to access their Chromebook system using another browser on a PC .
The new sharing control features are currently available and being tested via the Chrome OS Dev Channel and the Chrome Remote Desktop software app allows users to remotely access another computer through the Chrome browser or a Chromebook.
The new feature can be launched by simply accessing the Chrome Remote Desktop app and clicking on the “Share” green button, explains Beaufort.
“Computers can be made available on an short-term basis for scenarios such as ad hoc remote support, or on a more long-term basis for remote access to your applications and files. All connections are fully secured.
Chrome Remote Desktop is fully cross-platform. Provide remote assistance to Windows, Mac and Linux users, or access your Windows (XP and above) and Mac (OS X 10.6 and above) desktops at any time, all from the Chrome browser on virtually any device, including Chromebooks.”
For more information on the new Chrome Remote Desktop jump over to the Chrome Web Store website for details and to download a copy to use or to read Google’s François Beaufort announcement.