Remote Control

Enter the ID of the remote device in the home page or select a historical device to verify. After the verification is successful, you can control remote device.

HomeSuccessfully connected

Input control provides two modes: mouse mode and touch mode, which can be switched through the lower toolbar.

Mouse settingsMode selection

In mouse mode,you can also trigger the remote device’s Right Mouse with a Two-Finger Tap

File Transfer (Android)

Requires RustDesk 1.1.9+

In the device list on the home page, select the device.

Long press or tap the menu on the right to select File Transfer

HomeSuccessfully connected
  • The initial directory is the Home directory of the device, you can click to quickly return to Home.
  • Below the title bar is the directory level, you can click the corresponding folder to jump quickly.
  • Click to access the parent directory.
  • The current absolute path and project statistics will be prompted at the bottom of the list.
  • Click Local / Remote in the title bar to switch pages.

How do I transfer files?

  1. Long press on a file or folder in the list to quickly enter the multiple selection mode, which can select multiple items.
  2. After selecting the file(s), switch the local / remote page. After switching, you will see the Paste here? prompt at the bottom of the screen.
  3. Click the paste file icon in the picture to transfer the selected item(s) to the target directory.
Multi-Select ModeFile Paste

Set ID/Relay Server

  1. Click Settings on the bottom navigation bar.
  2. Click ID/Relay Server.
  3. Enter your ID Server hostname/IP Address in the ID Server field. Leave Relay Server and API Server blank, and enter your public key (optional, required for encryption) in the Key field. Press OK to save your settings. It will automatically switch to the specified server.

You can also configure it by scanning a QR code. To generate the QR Code, use the following format (change the host and key values to your own):

config={"host": "xxx", "key": "xxx"}

Then go to an Online QR Code Generator and paste in the code above.

The picture below is a screenshot of Android. If it is iOS, please check top-right menu on the home page.

For details of self-host server, please refer to self-host