AnyDesk is my favorite proprietary remote desktop application for connecting to remote Linux and Window machines. AnyDesk offers a smooth and seamless remote access to your computers over wide area network. In this article, we will install AnyDesk on Fedora 31/30/29 Desktop machine.
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Features of AnyDesk
- Real-Time Collaboration: Easy collaboratation and communication
- Highly Innovative Technology: Its DeskRT innovative codec compresses and transfers image data between computers in a way that no competing product is able to do.
- Low Latency: Works well with bandwidths as low as 100 kB/sec with near-instant responses.
- Session recording and File transfers
- Session Transfers
Install AnyDesk on Fedora 31/30/29 Desktop
We’ll install Install AnyDesk on Fedora 31/30/29 Desktop Yum repository. You can also install AnyDesk on Fedora 31/30/29 by manually downloading the rpm package and installing it with yum or rpm command.
Step 1: Add AnyDesk repository
Add the repository to your system with the commands shared below.
cat > /etc/yum.repos.d/AnyDesk-Fedora.repo << "EOF" [anydesk] name=AnyDesk Fedora - stable baseurl=http://rpm.anydesk.com/fedora/$basearch/ gpgcheck=1 repo_gpgcheck=1 gpgkey=https://keys.anydesk.com/repos/RPM-GPG-KEY EOF
Step 2: Install AnyDesk on Fedora 31/30/29
Once AnyDesk repository has been added, run the following commands to install AnyDesk on Fedora 31/30/29.
sudo dnf makecache sudo dnf install -y redhat-lsb-core anydesk
You can check the version of AnyDesk installed with the command:
$ rpm -qi anydesk Name : anydesk Version : 5.1.2 Release : 1 Architecture: x86_64 Install Date: Sun 20 Oct 2019 09:27:55 AM UTC Group : Applications/Internet Size : 11769208 License : Proprietary Signature : RSA/SHA256, Mon 26 Aug 2019 11:25:50 AM UTC, Key ID 18df3741cdffde29 Source RPM : anydesk-5.1.2-1.src.rpm Build Date : Fri 16 Aug 2019 02:14:40 PM UTC Build Host : build-debian-7-64.philandro.local Relocations : (not relocatable) Vendor : philandro Software GmbH URL : https://anydesk.com/
Step 3: Launch AnyDesk on Fedora 31/30/29
AnyDesk has a service which is automatically started after a successful installation.
$ systemctl status anydesk.service ● anydesk.service - AnyDesk Loaded: loaded (/etc/systemd/system/anydesk.service; enabled; vendor preset: disabled) Active: active (running) since Fri 2019-10-18 08:17:35 EAT; 1min 20s ago Main PID: 7681 (anydesk) Tasks: 4 (limit: 11512) Memory: 16.2M CGroup: /system.slice/anydesk.service ├─7681 /bin/sh /usr/bin/anydesk --service └─7683 /usr/libexec/anydesk --service Oct 20 09:27:55 fed30.novalocal systemd: Started AnyDesk.
The service should be enabled as well.
$ systemctl is-enabled anydesk.service enabled
Launch AnyDesk from CLI and the Desktop or CLI.
Use AnyDesk Address of the remote system to connect to it.
A remote user will also require your AnyDesk address to be able to control your machine from a remote location. Enjoy using AnyDesk on Fedora Linux Desktop.
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