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PC onto iPad ?

Discussion in 'iPad Help' started by mackem79, Jul 30, 2011.

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    An anyone recommend a good app to display my laptop's screen (watching live sport on flash website) on my iPad please ?

    Thanks.
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    No competition - Splashtop.


    There's a free, limited viewing time, version too, so you can try it out with no risk.

    Many reviews of this app in the Forum, so have a look and see what other Members think too.

    Tim
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    Thanks peoples !
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    It's a great program - there's an app for the iPad and a (free) app for the PC or Mac. It works on both your local network and from outside too. No complex port configuration settings on your router either. You just provide both apps with your gmail address and it does the rest by magic....

    Very fast too, if you have a good WiFi network...

    Tim
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    +3 for splashtop

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    Splashtop ftw

    Support Our Troops!!
    This post was Tapatalk approved. Sent from an Incredible phone
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    Splash top has a great feature where it links to your gmail and allows you to connect to your computer even when it isn't on your wifi!

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    Ok I've got splashtop now and I must say it's impressive.

    One thing I'd like advice on however;

    Is there any way of improving the video quality ?

    I tried YouTube on my iPad and it was as smooth as I'd like it to be.

    The primary reason I got splashtop was to watch streamed sports on my iPad.

    Thanks again.
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    Depends on connection speed on pc and on iPad

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    Can it be improved in any way ?

    I'm not very technologically minded !
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    Only way I can think of is faster Internet on both ends or a faster computer

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    So the only way to use this software is to give your personal information to the Google Overlords ?
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    That's the only way I've gotten it to work so far

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    I love that app.
    This one streams whatever is on that pc. So if someone is using the pc you can see what they do and even freak them out by moving the mouse and windows around on them.

    64GB 3G White iPad
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    Logmein has a premium while splashtop is pretty much free besides cost of app

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    Just downloaded this and cannot wait to put it through it's paces have been after something similar for quite some time.


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    Have to admit this app is simple and worth every penny go get it if you haven't already...



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