VPN

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The AnyDesk VPN creates a private network between local connecting and remote client.
It is not possible to access devices on the remote clients local network or vice versa.

Note: The AnyDesk VPN is currently available on installed macOS, Linux, and Android clients.

Start a VPN connection

The AnyDesk VPN can be started directly through the VPN button in the main window by entering the ID/Alias of the remote device and pressing "VPN" instead of "Connect".

VPNConnect2

VPN Settings

AnyDesk VPN is automatically configured, but the configuration for start IP-address and subnet mask can be changed in the settings dialog if needed.

VPNSettings (1)

Use Cases

After successfully connected over VPN, the following Programs can be used over VPN.

SSH

  • Access the Remote Device over SSH

Windows File Share

  • Exchange Files over Windows File Share

Gaming

  • Access a LAN-Multiplayer Game over the Internet

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