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# 127370 8-Aug-2013 06:27
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I have the need to share my desktop with my clients, generally this is in a 1 vs 1 situation.  I have tried and was disappointed with the stutteryness of it.  Obviously upload is a huge fact, however I am on cable and get approx 9-10 Mbps consistently.  So the second factor would be that anymeeting is based in the US and so circumnavigation is a factor.

Are there any products that people reccomend for 1v1 desktop sharing.  I do not want to limit myself to Cloud based products only if there are better options.  This is for sales of a product, so the last thing I want is stuttery slow screen casting.

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  # 873628 8-Aug-2013 06:36
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Cisco gotomeeting. Is a very nice solution. A 30 day trial is availabe at the site At about 650 per year it's the shizzel if your in bizzel.

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  # 873636 8-Aug-2013 07:29
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TeamViewer. Super easy for you and customers. You can brand it if you want. You can do ad hoc or set up a set of computers you regularly control. Free for personal use.


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  # 873658 8-Aug-2013 08:24
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Cisco WebEx

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  # 873691 8-Aug-2013 09:24
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Thanks, looking through these now!

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  # 873694 8-Aug-2013 09:30
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Skype has screen sharing as well.

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  # 873696 8-Aug-2013 09:33
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Skype does this as well for free along with Teamviewer. Although with Skype you also get the benefit of Video/Audio conferencing.

Do whatever you want to do man.


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  # 873718 8-Aug-2013 10:31
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billgates: Skype does this as well for free along with Teamviewer. Although with Skype you also get the benefit of Video/Audio conferencing.

I believe teamviewer has some kind of voice and/or video conferencing but Ive never tried them, I've always been on Skype while using team-viewer


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  # 873719 8-Aug-2013 10:34
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  # 873985 8-Aug-2013 16:19
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I like by LogMeIn, browser based for the "viewer" end so no software install needed.

The software install for the "presenter" is small, easy to use and deals with multiple monitors pretty well.

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  # 874023 8-Aug-2013 17:33
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Teamviewer works really well for desktop sharing and webinar's.

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  # 874236 8-Aug-2013 21:16
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Lots of options, I am going to test a few beofre next week. I do like the idea of the not having to have my customers install software, however frustrating the servers generally go to the US, which isnt always the best connection..

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  # 874259 8-Aug-2013 21:38
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chiefie: Google Hangout.

That's what I use with my daughter in the US. Can do video and screen share.

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