Try Windows 8 on Android Tablet and iPad (How to)

Like to test Windows 8 and its touch gesture on your Android tablet or iPad? Here is how you can simply do that with a free application Splashtop. This remote desktop app gives you full access to your Windows (also Mac) computer from your tablet from anywhere over Wi-Fi or 3G. What is more, setting up of Splashtop is also quite easy. Read below to know how it is.
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How to Access Windows 8 on Android Tablet and iPad?

First, download and install Splashtop Streamer application (it’s free) on your Windows 8 PC (download link below). Run the app and create a free account right from the app.

Splashtop-Streamer

Then on your tablet, go to Play Store (on your iPad go to iTunes Store) and install the Splashtop 2 HD app (it’s free, download link at the end of this post). Run the app and login with the same account you just created on your computer.

Spashtop-2

After the successful login, you will see your computer name displayed on your tablet or iPad screen. Just tap on it to connect with your Windows 8 PC. Now you can enjoy your PC with the touch interface. Splashtop supports almost all Windows 8 touch gestures.

Note: Splashtop remote desktop app works over Wi-Fi or 3G/4G networks. To access a computer on a different network you need the “Anywhere access pack” which cost you money. (Via)

You can download Splashtop Streaming app from developer’s website.

 

 

Kannan is a computer and Android enthusiast, a blogger by passion and a tech freak. His always ready-to-help attitude, knowledge and hard work is what drives him.

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