Use Your Jolla Phone As A Remote Control For Your Linux/Windows/Mac OS X Computer, Via QRemoteControl

Hello Jolla Enthusiasts. As you may know, QRemoteControl is an application for Jolla’s Sailfish OS, that enables the users to control their computer via WiFi.

QRemoteControl provides a touch-pad, a keyboard, multimedia keys and other buttons, in order help the user open the browser and navigate to webpages, change the movie, turn the music on, or any other task he wants to do, remote. Also, it has support for Wake On LAN.

For now, the server application of QRemoteControl is available for Linux, Windows and Mac OS X.

Use Your Jolla Phone As A Remote Control For Your Linux/Windows/Mac OS X Computer, Via QRemoteControl

Because it is available via OpenRepos.net, installing QRemoteControl can be done via either Warehouse or by downloading the QRemoteControl rpm package and installing it directly from the file manager, by double-clicking the package. Download QRemoteControl.

For those who don’t know yet, Jolla is a project developed by former Nokia employees. The first Jolla smartphone is running on Sailfish OS, a modified Megoo Linux system, which is Android compatible, uses Wayland as the default display server , uses Nokia N9′s Maliit touchscreen keyboard and comes with interchangeable covers, allowing the users to easily switch them, in order to change the color/model of the phone and comes with impressive hardware specifications.

While apps with native Sailfish OS support can be installed via the Jolla Store and OpenRepos.net, Android apps can be installed via the same Jolla Store, or via F-Droid, Yandex Store, Amazon App Store, Aptoide and 1Mobile Android Market.

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