AnyDesk is a remote maintenance solution for many languages and platforms. It runs portable or installed. AnyDesk is set up within a few seconds. The application is about 2MB in file size for Windows and can also be deployed via Command Line. Next to the standard client, create your own AnyDesk called custom client with individual settings and public link created in the personal web interface namely MyAnyDesk Portal. Organize your devices, license and custom clients on

Note: AnyDesk is capable of running several instances simultaneously.

See also Automatic Deployment


See: Alias

Note: Your ID is created the first time AnyDesk is started. This ID is the identity within the AnyDesk network. Additionally, users with AnyDesk installed may choose an Alias.

Each client has a unique ID. Users with a license may change the Alias from via

  • If installed, a system-wide ID is created. All Windows users get the same ID.
  • If portable, the ID only exists for a particular Windows user account.

List of Supported Operating Systems:

XP SP2 Windows 7 Windows 8.1 Windows 10
Windows Server
2003 2008 R2 2012 2016 2019
10.10. Yosemite or later
10.01. or later
4.4 Ice Cream Sandwhich or later
Debian 7 or later Fedora 22 - 24 Mageia 5 OpenSUSE 13.1, 13.2 and 42.1 LEAP Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL) 6 and 7 CentOS 6 and 7 SuSE Linux Enterprise Server (SLES) 12 Ubuntu 14.04 or later Ubuntu 17.10 (IMPORTANT: Xorg only, select this at the login screen)

Dependencies on Linux:

Note: Linux with Wayland display server is not yet supported.

Using AnyDesk on Linux requires to install libraries: Normally these libraries will be installed automatically with AnyDesk: libgtkglext1 libpango1.0-0 libpangox-1.0-0 Depending on your distribution you have to install them manually.

All needed dependencies for AnyDesk are: libatk1.0-0 libc6 libcairo2 libfontconfig1 libfreetype6 libgcc1 libgdk-pixbuf2.0-0 libgl1-mesa-glx libgl1 libglib2.0-0 libglu1-mesa libglu1 libgtk2.0-0 libice6 libsm6 libstdc++6 libx11-6 libx11-xcb1 libxcb-shm0 libxcb1 libxdamage1 libxext6 libxfixes3 libxi6 libxmu6 libxrandr2 libxt6 libxtst6