ISL Light Remote Desktop

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About this app

Connect to any Windows, Mac, or Linux computer to provide efficient technical assistance from your Android device. Access your computers even behind a firewall and control the keyboard and mouse remotely. Or vice-versa, connect to a remote Android mobile device* to see its screen and have full control of it from your computer running on Windows, Mac or Linux.

Remote Support:
- Provide efficient technical assistance over the Internet.
- Connect with your client by using a unique session code. To start a new session, you need a valid ISL Online account.
- Join an existing remote desktop session. You don't need an ISL Online account to do it.
- Chat with your client during the session.
- Email an invitation with a link for a fast remote session start.
- Connect to an Android-powered mobile device* from your computer to troubleshoot problems, setup the device or manage the data.

Remote Access:
- Access remote computers even if unattended.
- Add access to your computer by installing the ISL AlwaysOn application and configuring remote access to that computer. In order to access your remote computers, you need a valid ISL Online account.
- Share files on your computer with ISL AlwaysOn and access them from your Android phone or tablet without accessing the remote desktop. No need to upload your files to the cloud!
- Tick the box “Remember the password” and get faster access to your remote computers.

Features (Remote Support & Access):
- Access remote desktop from Android device.
- Connect to a remote computer even behind a firewall. No need for configuration.
- View a remote screen.
- Support multiple monitors.
- Screen resolution adjusted automatically.
- Choose between high speed and best quality desktop sharing.
- Remotely control keyboard and mouse.
- Use special keys such as Ctrl, Alt, Windows and function keys.
- Send Ctrl+Alt+Del to a remote computer.
- Switch between the left and right mouse click.
- Reboot a remote computer and resume the session.
- ISSC Turbo Desktop Sharing.
- Secure remote desktop encrypted by symmetrical AES 256 Bit SSL.

*Mobile Remote Support:
- It is possible to view the screen of ANY Android mobile phone or tablet through automated real-time screenshot sharing.
- Live screen sharing is available for all Android devices running version 5.0 and up (using Android's MediaProjection API).
- Full remote control is available on Samsung devices running Android 4.2.2 or newer and all rooted Android devices.

Important notice for Samsung device users:
- “This app uses the Device Administrator permission.”
- Samsung KNOX needs to be enabled to allow a remote control of your Samsung mobile device. We will use administrative permission (BIND_DEVICE_ADMIN) to enable Samsung KNOX and it will be used during the remote support session only. You will be able to revoke the administrative permission once the remote support session ends.
- If you do not enable Samsung KNOX you will still be able to share your screen using Android's MediaProjection API but a remote user will not be able to control your mobile device during the support session.
- You can revoke administrative permission anytime in Android device settings (Settings->More->Security->Device Administrators).
- Make sure to revoke administrative permission before uninstalling this app.
Updated on
Sep 14, 2023

Data safety

Safety starts with understanding how developers collect and share your data. Data privacy and security practices may vary based on your use, region, and age. The developer provided this information and may update it over time.
No data shared with third parties
Learn more about how developers declare sharing
This app may collect these data types
Personal info, Messages and 2 others
Data is encrypted in transit
You can request that data be deleted

Ratings and reviews

728 reviews
Iain Kirk
July 31, 2020
We use ISL Online desktop to support our customers, this app works really well for us to also get access to their phones when they need it. That is all we have used it for, but it does what is needed. There is no option to control but being able to see a phone remotely and advise is invaluable and I believe that is an Android limitation, not the app.
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July 26, 2020
I'm pretty sure that this app is being used to watch and see what my device is doing. This is because when I go to "Log" inside the app settings, there are hundreds of occasions where it's been on when I haven't realised, as I said, this is only a theory and I have nothing else to prove my point however once you install the app, it is there forever as I have tried on numerous occasions to remove it from my device but can't, hope this helps someone and you can probably find something better
62 people found this review helpful
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ISL Online
July 29, 2020
The app is primarily created for ISL Online users. It is designed for remote support purposes and we get good reviews from business users. I am sorry that you didn`t like our app. Here are the instructions on how to remove (uninstall the app)
Daz Busby
July 13, 2020
Seemed to be what I was looking for... however, doesnt support Android 10, no + icon to click on where it says to click it. Very broken software. now deleted.
8 people found this review helpful
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ISL Online
July 20, 2020
Hi Daz, sorry to hear you had a bad experience. Our app should be compatible with Android 10 at least in terms of screen streaming (control for some manufacturers). We really wish we could have helped you out. Should you ever consider trying out our solutions again, please get in touch so we can fix the Android issue for you.

What's new

Redesigned remote desktop driver for Samsung Knox
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